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By CBC Books Min Jin Lee’s PACHINKO is a thoughtful look at the experience of Koreans in Japan, most of whom were born and grew up there, but are still classified as “resident …

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By Greg Earl When I lived in Japan I was fascinated by the way internet tycoon Masayoshi Son broke through the bamboo ceiling that limits the citizenship rights of ethnic Koreans despite their …

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Pachinko is one of the 5 fiction titles selected in Top 10 Books of 2017. Pachinko, by Min Jin Lee (Grand Central; 490 pages; $27). Lee’s sweeping four-generation saga of a Korean family is an …

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By Joe Fassler By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature. See entries from Colum McCann, George Saunders, Emma Donoghue, Michael Chabon, …

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  Posted by Stephanie, Editor Little Fires Everywhere is your favorite book of 2017! and Who else do you love? Here are your 10 other reader favorites: Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail …

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By Emily Temple It’s the end of the year, and everybody has an opinion. And of course, where there’s an opinion, there’s a listicle. The river of Best of 2017 lists can be exhausting this time of …

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By Vanessa Hua We live in a time when immigrants, people of color, refugees, women, disabled people, LGBT people, the poor, and others in the margins are denied their stories—and denied their …

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Karen Shiffman, executive producer: “Pachinko,” by Min Jin Lee. Every time Min Jin Lee writes a book, it ends up as my pick for the Best Book of the Year. In 2008, it was “Free Food …

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Books for Reading and Gifting, By Sara Clarkson “Pachinko” by Min Jin Lee is a novel which starts early in the 20th century. A pregnant out-of-wedlock young Korean woman with no husband in …

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By Joseph Salvatore, Books Editor Best 25 FICTION books of 2017 THE POWER, Naomi Alderman THE HUNGER SAINT: A Novella, by Olivia Kate Cerrone SO MANY OLYMPIC EXERTIONS, Anelise Chen AMERICAN WAR: A …

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