Book Review: Mirror, Shoulder, Signal by Dorthe Nors

Shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize 2017 Mirror, Shoulder, Signal is Dorthe Nors' fifth novel.  Translated from the Danish, this story follows a forty year old woman attempting to take control of her life Nors' protagonist, Sonja, seems to be reevaluating her life following a break up.  She wants so badly to pass her driving test … Continue reading Book Review: Mirror, Shoulder, Signal by Dorthe Nors

Book Review: The Vegetarian by Han Kang

Winner of the Man Booker International Prize 2016 and deservedly so.  I loved, loved, LOVED this novella.  Every sentence was loaded with such intent.  Not one word was wasted.  Barely 200 pages and one of the most evocative and powerful books I have ever read. Without being facetious the book essentially is about a woman … Continue reading Book Review: The Vegetarian by Han Kang