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Peony in Love by Lisa See

This novel tells of Peony who succumbs to lovesickness in the exact same way a character from a famous opera does. We then experience Peony’s afterlife. I wish this novel was half as good as See’s Snow¬†Flower and the Secret … Continue reading

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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

This novel is set in nineteenth-century China and tells about the life-long friendship of Lily and¬†Snow Flower. They mainly communicate by writing on a silk fan in nu shu, a secret language created by Chinese women, which men couldn’t decipher. … Continue reading

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