Shantaram

If you liked Breaking Bad, you will love this novel: violence, mafia and of course a love story. Shantaram is arguably less of a story, and more of a deliberation of life and its meaning by a man who is trying to make sense of his past and his present.…

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The Piano Teacher

War, Hong Kong, Love and a title that just might be a bit of a turnoff, but really shouldn’t be. This is The Piano Teacher by Janice K. Lee, a book firmly set in the past that bends genres and shows both sides of colonialism.

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