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    Book Review: Pachinko

    Pakistan
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    July 24, 2019
    ‘‘History has failed us, but no matter.’’ As the opening line for a sprawling multigenerational story it sets the tone. In spite of the myriad challenges the characters face, there is an accepted reality one must plod on. A fictional but realistic tale, the story is told from a Korean-American...
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    PICKING A “DESTINATION NOVEL” IS THE SECRET TO GREAT SUMMER READING

    U.S.A.
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    July 4, 2019
    Pachinko by Min Jin Lee “Richly told and profoundly moving, Pachinko is a story of love, sacrifice, ambition, and loyalty. From bustling street markets to the halls of Japan’s finest universities to the pachinko parlors of the criminal underworld, Lee’s complex and passionate characters—strong,...
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    Thân phận người ly hương trong tác phẩm của những nhà văn châu Á

    Vietnam
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    June 15, 2019
    Trong 2 năm, 2017 - 2018, ba tiểu thuyết: "Đừng nói chúng ta không lợi quyền" (Trang Nguyễn dịch, Phương Nam Book và NXB Văn học, 2018), "Pachinko" (Nguyễn Bích Lan dịch, Phanbooks và NXB Phụ nữ, 2018) và "Thoát đến phương Tây" xuất bản vào những thời điểm gần kề nhau, cả 3 tác giả đều là người gốc...
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    25 Amazing Books by Asian American and Pacific Islander Authors You Need to Read

    U.S.A
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    May 24, 2019
    May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, which celebrates the lives and contributions of inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders through various mediums. In honor of the holiday, here are 25 books from Asian American and Pacific Islander authors that you should include on your...
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    Breaking My Own Silence

    U.S.A
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    May 20, 2019
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    • German

    Was wir lesen - und Obama auch

    Germany
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    May 19, 2019
    Beim Spiel an einem Pachinko, den in Japan beliebten Glückspielautomaten, müssen die Spieler mit Faktoren rechnen, die außerhalb ihrer Kontrolle liegen - wie im richtigen Leben. Wohl auch deshalb hat die in Südkorea geborene Autorin Min Jin Lee ihr Buch im Original "Pachinko" genannt - ein weitaus...
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    La moglie coreana

    Italy
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    2018
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    «Potevano esserci solo pochi vincitori, accanto a molti perdenti. Eppure noi continuavamo a giocare.» Corea, anni Trenta. Quando Sunja sale sul battello che la porterà a Osaka, in Giappone, verso una...
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    • German

    Pachinko: Apple gibt Serienadaption des Bestseller-Romans in Auftrag

    Germany
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    Mar, 16. 2019
    Wer hat noch nicht, wer will noch eine eigene Apple-Serie? Das Unternehmen stockt weiter unermüdlich sein für die nahe Zukunft geplantes Serienprogramm auf und hat im Zuge dessen das nächste spannende Projekt an Land ziehen können: Der Bestseller-Roman „Pachinko“ der koreanisch-amerikanischen...
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    • Norwegian

    Bokanmeldelse: Min Jin Lee: «Pachinko»

    Norway
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    July 24, 2018
    En rik og velskrevet familiesaga om koreanske immigranter i Japan. Min Jin Lees «Pachinko» bør kunne nå mange lesere. Du leser kanskje denne anmeldelsen i en koreansk bil eller på din koreanske mobil, men hva vet du egentlig om det delte landet øst i Asia? Det seneste året har den spente...

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