Category: Books

The Bluest Eye – Toni Morrison

The Bluest Eye is Nobel laureate Toni Morrison’s first novel; she wrote this in 1970. In the years following the Great Depression, the book takes place in Lorain,…

The Paris Wife – Paula McLain

I read The Paris Wife at my family’s summer house. For some reason, most of the books I read that summer affected me in ways I couldn’t imagine.…

The Key – Junichiro Tanizaki

The Key affected me so much that I remembered why I took a break from Japanese literature. It weirdly influences me; sometimes, I pretend to be another person…

Spring Sleepers – Kyoko Yoshida

Spring Sleepers is the third book in the Keshiki series. I’m not sure if I like it or not, but this was definitely a weird story. I tried…