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November Read – Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan…

November 29, 2016


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Kevin Kwan’s first novel, Crazy Rich Asians, is the perfect read to cuddle up to as these colder winter nights settle in and be absorbed into a world of private planes, purchasing of dresses that cost more then my London Flat (!) and the inevitable, unavoidable family troubles.  Centering around three old money families; The Youngs, The Shangs and The T’Siens I was drawn in before the first page as Kevin lays out the family tree with annotations that peak at the wittiness of his writing and the story to come.  Poor Auntie Wind Tunnel, named by her younger relatives due to an unfortunate face lift in Argentina is just one anecdote setting the story before your start!

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