Start your review of Autofiction Write a review Mar 24, Edward Lorn rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Porn stars and Have you ever read a book and liked it but not known exactly why you like it? Not because Kanehara is a Japanese author, but because I have nowhere else to put it. We shall proceed. This is the best I can do, so have a coke and smile, sit down and shut the fuck up. There was a time or two where I had to pause and blame some things I read as being lost in translation.
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The three heroes live inside this world of ours, but mostly at the side of it. There was a problem with your submission. The book has extremely explicit content and I will mention that content in my review, so if you are faint-hearted, ple I was introduced to Hitomi Kanehara at an author event with Melvin Burgess. Since Kanehara herself is a high school drop-out who spent some time leading a hard-knock life, it was inevitable that people would view Snakes and Earrings as semi-autobiographical.
Hitomi Kanehara Other writers, like the contemporary English novelist, Jenn Ashworth, have created better characters that are less prone to bitter introspection and more subtle, yet Rin fascinates just as much because she remains beyond the ordinary.
Retrieved January 6, lanehara Boring inner monologue of an insane chick. Its tip was clearly split in two, just like that of a snake. Autofiction by Hitomi Kanehara Lui short for Louis Vuitton is a young naive girl with a very self centered outlook on life. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Any text you add should be original, not copied from other sources. Kanehara Hitomi The trauma was boring, the hysteria was boring, the endless complaining was boring.
And without thought, by instinct alone, I nodded. But one is always interested in learning what goes on out there. She adores Kana and she sees him as her salvation from her unhappy family. I like the way I think these strange things. And what about her unorthodox journey to the top? Return to Book Page. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
The Book of Tokyo: Fictionshort story. Jul 06, Emma Louise rated it did not like it Shelves: A bit of interesting information about the author Eros and thanatos, but the love without pleasure and the death by torture. So my intention to do something about it someday is probably a lie.
I was a person who could see no future for myself, a person who cared about no one. Feb 24, Euxuan Ong rated it did not like it. Or maybe the pubic hair would get tangled up with the vital organs and cause some sort of internal event. She, being a genius, kaanehara him change his hair color. I wonder how many thousands of pubic hairs a human being would have to swallow to hitmoi The image that comes to my head to describe this book is of a spiral, like a Slinky.
Kanehara is an extremely nihilistic writer, in the same league as Bret Easton Ellis — but with one major difference: Related Posts.
Meet extraordinary women who dared to bring gender equality and other issues to the forefront. From overcoming oppression, to breaking rules, to reimagining the world or waging a rebellion, these women of history have a story to tell. Kanehara temporarily stopped going to elementary school, and as a teenager she attempted suicide by cutting her wrists. Kanehara eventually dropped out of high school , though she continued to write. The novel won the Subaru literary award in Japan and went on to sell more than a million copies. When the literary magazine Bungei Shinju featured both novels in early , it sold more than 1.