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The Vegetarian by Han Kang translated by Deborah Smith @londonkoreanist @PortobelloBooks #TheVegetarian #HanKang #BookReview

Published 2015 Portobello Books Winner 2016 Man Booker International Prize Book Description Yeong-hye and her husband are ordinary people.  He is an office worker with moderate ambitions and mild manners; she is an uninspired but dutiful wife.  The acceptable flatline of their marriage is interrupted when Yeong-hye, seeking a more 'plant-like' existence, commits a shocking… Continue reading The Vegetarian by Han Kang translated by Deborah Smith @londonkoreanist @PortobelloBooks #TheVegetarian #HanKang #BookReview

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Blue Night By Simone Buchholz @Orendabooks @AnneCater @FwdTranslations @ohneKlippo #BlueNight #Krimi #SimoneBuchholz

Published February 2018 Orenda Books Book Description After convicting a superior for corruption and shooting off a gangster's crown jewels, the career of Hamburg's most hard bitten state prosecutor, Chastity Riley, has taken a nose dive: she has been transferred to the tedium of witness protection to prevent her making any more trouble. However, when… Continue reading Blue Night By Simone Buchholz @Orendabooks @AnneCater @FwdTranslations @ohneKlippo #BlueNight #Krimi #SimoneBuchholz