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Beautiful Books 7

or, ‘You can (sometimes!) judge a book by its cover’. I wrote about this strange, beautiful and radical book a while ago but it was only when I attended a recent signing event with Han Kang that I began to … Continue reading

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‘The Vegetarian’ Han Kang

‘The Vegetarian’ is a cool, detached novel, both strange and beautiful. Sometimes raw and brutal, sometimes peculiar and surreal and finally touching and tender. The word which sums up this novel best is forlorn. Troubling dreams encourage Yeong-Hye to become a vegetarian, an … Continue reading

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