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✶ [BOOKS] ✪ The Reading List By Leslie Shimotakahara ❀ – Nessville.me Winner of the 2012 Canada Japan Literary Award Leslie Shimotakahara a young disenchanted English professor struggles to revive her childhood love of reading Returning home to rethink her life she bond[BOOKS] The Reading List By Leslie Shimotakahara Nessville.me Winner of the 2012 Canada Japan Literary Award Leslie Shimotakahara a young disenchanted English professor struggles to revive her childhood love of reading Returning home to rethink her life she bond Winner of the Canada Japan Literary Award Leslie Shimotakahara a young disenchanted English.

Professor struggles to revive her childhood love of reading Returning home to rethink her life she bonds with her The Reading eBook father Jack over discussions about the lives loves and works of the novelists on their shared reading list Wharton Joyce Woolf and Atwood to name a few But when their conversations about literature unearth some heartbreaking deeply buried fam.

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The Reading List eBook ☆ The Reading eBook ☆ Leslie Shimotakahara's memoir The Reading List was winner of the Canada Japan Literary Prize Her debut novel After the Bloom was published to critical acclaim in receiving a starred review from Booklist The Reading eBook ☆ and her next novel Red Oblivion will be released in fall She holds a PhD in English from Brown University Leslie lives with her partner in Toronto.

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  1. Yoko Morgenstern Yoko Morgenstern says:

    The Reading List eBook ☆ The Reading eBook ☆ reading kindle, list mobile, The Reading mobile, The Reading List KindleLeslie Shimotakahara’s The Reading List is a masterfully woven memoir a self discovery of a young intelligent woman Shimotakahara was selected and published as one of Diaspora Dialogues’ Emerging Writers in 2009 Leslie who is in her early 30s completed her PhD at Brown University “in record time” and is a literature prof on contract in the small town of Antigonish Nova Scotia As a fourth generation Japanese Canadian who grew up in Toronto she only has a faint awareness of her


  2. Denise DeSio Denise DeSio says:

    The Reading List eBook ☆ The Reading eBook ☆ reading kindle, list mobile, The Reading mobile, The Reading List KindleLeslie's fearless self deprecating honesty was the first thing that struck me about this book followed by the ball of suppressed rage and scorn that Shimotakahara feels for almost everything and everyone she comes in contact with her students her job men her familyLet's face it the author is depressed and understandably so Regardless of her American lineage in typical Asian tradition she has subsumed her own desires in order to live up to the expectations of her family So she's stuck in Bumfuck Nova Scotia in a go nowhere job as a professor in a school where the students have voted her The Worst Professor EVER She's so miserable that we're all relieved when the semester is over and her father talks her into coming back to Toronto to see her dying grandmother who's getting hacked to bits by doctors who can't seem to save her extremities This is where the book blurb should kick in She and her domineering father will spend uality time and miracul


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