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Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami

jess_jingsi's review against another edition

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adventurous emotional medium-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Character
  • Strong character development? It's complicated
  • Loveable characters? It's complicated
  • Diverse cast of characters? No
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? N/A

4.5

bodilfrans's review against another edition

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1.0

nej bara nej

winterspookie's review against another edition

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3.0

voiced out loneliness beautifully

aud23's review

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4.0

I liked this a lot because I found the prose to be interesting and beautiful ! I was not the biggest fans of the characters themselves but the writing was interesting enough to keep me engaged. I would like to see what else she has written and how it differs

tiphainejh's review against another edition

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emotional lighthearted medium-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Character
  • Strong character development? No
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? No

4.0

abi_laura's review against another edition

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emotional funny hopeful lighthearted reflective slow-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Character
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? It's complicated
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? It's complicated

3.75

callmeamelia's review against another edition

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reflective relaxing slow-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Character
  • Strong character development? No
  • Loveable characters? It's complicated
  • Diverse cast of characters? N/A
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? N/A

3.75

jkmh's review against another edition

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emotional hopeful relaxing fast-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Character
  • Strong character development? N/A
  • Loveable characters? Yes

5.0

avasisx's review against another edition

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2.0

kept thinking the main character was 6 years old until she mentioned menopause.

tiffanycooper's review against another edition

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4.0

Poetic and beautiful.