Autofiction has ratings and 79 reviews. Edward said: Have you ever read a book and liked it but not known exactly why you like it? That’s kinda where. Snakes and Earrings (Originally published in Japan as Hebi ni Piasu). May 19, by Hitomi Kanehara and David Karashima. Autofiction [Hitomi Kanehara, David James Karashima] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rin is twenty-two, with a troubled adolescence.

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When she would be in age of 15 with Shin or guy such type as Shin, she would be in age of 22 happy healthy young woman. He talked about several YA books by Japanese authors who didn’t try to write about adults in teenage disguise but about real teenagers.

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The story follows Rin, an insecure young woman who suffers a panic attack on a return flight from Tahiti. How jaded am I? The characters are SO badly and inconsistently portrayed, the plot is ridiculous; it relies entirely on “shocking” events, because there is no substance behind the story.

Each of these is extremely fucked up — indeed, any relationship involving Rin will be fucked up as she is an extremely fucked up person. Ama, despite his looks, is quite a sensitive man and he really loves Lui. Okay, he was dragged along by a friend, as was she.

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Sure, Shah helps her get away, but then he returns to the party, which, let’s remember, involves friends of hitomo. Prizewinning author Hi Rin is flying back from her honeymoon. Who knows — maybe they do it differently in Japan.


If she talked so much, I wonder why she never bothered to speak up but instead, whine all over again. But on the front of this fucking thing, kanehxra the fucking New York Times, it just says “powerful”.

Enter crazy asshole piercer guy: I thought of how I had no real possessions, no emotional ties, no hatred. There is this unaffected, vapid, stupid 19 year old girl you don’t know really anything about her, her past or anything, only the way she reacts to the stupid men in this book, from which I was forced to deduce that she’s a moronand she starts going out with this guy because he has a forked tongue, or something.

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She likes falling down psychologically time and again; to dive in with no regrets into the worlds of sin; to torment her body without giving it a second thought. It may be a Young Adult book but obviously not for our standards since it was published as an adult book in the UK and has so much explicit content I cannot even begin kanehhara enumerate it.

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At the same time she feels almost ecstatic at the idea of her forked-tongue. Further, based on the description of this book, I was hitoki some kind of messed-up criminal mastermind and a brilliant study of her spooky thought processes, but instead, Autofiction featured a tediously overwritten narrator who didn’t appeal to me on any level. Somewhere in this gem, maybe in the second chapter, the young protagonist has a ridiculous dialogue with her cunt. Her The book starts with an auto biographical theme inside the mind of a just married, insecure young woman called Rin.


The Book of Tokyo: During elementary school she spent a year in San Francisco with her father. Kanehara was 19 when she wrote this, a short novella of just 80 pages of three people pulling each other down into co-dependancy, alcohol and consensual kaneharx, and it shows. Maybe it appeals to the masochist and sadist in every one of us. Kanehara is an extremely nihilistic writer, in the same league as Bret Easton Ellis — but with one major difference: Lui is an extreme character. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

I don’t know, kids, but I had all the confusion. And his suffering during torture and rape is his punishment for it, what he really does he lies her innocently about origin his nickname Ama – and she hates all lies and for it what he in future could do – for his ianehara to be for some time alone or for his possible infidelity.

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Kanehara shows us the hitommi of a disturbed person and allows us to see some of the factors contributing to that illness.

University of Hawaii Press. Learn more at Author Central. Published February 7th by Vintage first published July 5th I was reluctant to write a review for this book because I don’t cherish the idea of writing negative things about people, be they writers, political leaders, or clergy.

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