First Impressions of Land of Big Numbers

abitofbooks
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Nov 12 2020 – 11:38 AM

Cultural Story

I don't think I've ever read anything quite like this book before. Culture is so ingrained into...

kkporcupine
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Nov 12 2020 – 11:35 AM

Yes!

I heard about this upcoming release several months ago, and already had it on my reading list! As...

thereadingrachel
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Nov 12 2020 – 10:25 AM

Might be Good

I don't usually read story collections, as I find that i really like getting involved in a book...

neonbrights
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Nov 12 2020 – 01:50 AM

Captivating

"Lulu", the first story in Te-Ping Chen's collection Land of Big Numbers, captivated me from...

nikol923
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Nov 11 2020 – 11:42 PM

Really cool!

The cover of the book is really nice I love the four different countries and that they are all...

chrissea52
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Nov 11 2020 – 08:10 PM

Let freedom ring

So much controversy in one sad story a group of people with issues from their past that catches...

kdresker
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Nov 11 2020 – 05:52 PM

Great Storyteller

This reads so much like a memoir I had to go back and make sure it wasn't nonfiction. I don't...

treblemaker0923
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Nov 11 2020 – 05:52 PM

Beautiful :)

I have to say that I was drawn to this book because of the vibrant cover. I didn't necessarily...

elith
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Nov 11 2020 – 03:46 PM

Beautiful

Unsure of what to expect, based on the synopsis, I tried to read the first look with an open...

clear74
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Nov 11 2020 – 03:35 PM

Excellent Start!

I have a deep fondness for China, the people, the culture, the landscape- it is a beautiful place...

kasers3
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Nov 11 2020 – 03:34 PM

Interesting

This sounds like it will be a classic book. I think that it will be a page turner. I think this...

hayygates
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Nov 11 2020 – 03:01 PM

Interesting

This book reviews the Chinese people, their history, government and present day life. It tells...

thewellreadpug
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Nov 11 2020 – 02:12 PM

Oh! That cover!

First of all... that cover! What a wonderful, eye-catching design! Don't judge a book by it's...

katevocke
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Nov 11 2020 – 01:37 PM

So intriguing!

Realism plus MAGICAL realism?! Um, yes, please! Sign me up! This one grabbed me first and...

momsterrr
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Nov 11 2020 – 12:34 PM

Intriguing

I will read this book. China has always been interesting and mysterious to me. The story of...

stephenee2
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Nov 11 2020 – 11:36 AM

WOW

This book looks and sounds like a book that will touch the souls and lives of many. It gives the...

aprilbluetx
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Nov 11 2020 – 11:36 AM

A look into behavior

The Land of Big Numbers book blurb sounds like it is a group of stories that detail different...

vangalap
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Nov 11 2020 – 11:25 AM

Sounds Interesting!

I think China is a very interesting topic in today's world and it is cool to see it explained...

donna arnold
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Nov 11 2020 – 11:22 AM

Wow!

Wow, just doesn't and can't describe all the feelings this book gave me. I want to know more...

quinnard21
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Nov 11 2020 – 10:54 AM

Not my cup of tea

The cover on this book is beautifully designed and immediately drew me in. I love the different...

saraweather
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Nov 11 2020 – 08:56 AM

Yeah, not for me

It seems like it could be a good story and has a message but I do not like it. I am not into it...

vermonter33
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Nov 11 2020 – 08:04 AM

would have to pass

To be fair, this type of book is not in my usual genres or styles. After reading the First Look...

ceecee76
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Nov 11 2020 – 08:03 AM

Not Bad

I always read short stories in between longer novels to "cleanse my mental palate" so to speak....

taylorashking
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Nov 11 2020 – 02:33 AM

Very unique

I don’t like short stories but I found the fact that this was of a different culture of my own to...

ebb0
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Nov 11 2020 – 12:34 AM

Cool Intro

This sounds like it would be really interesting. I think it is interesting to see how the author...

jp4277
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Nov 10 2020 – 11:55 PM

Incredibly touching

Wow! I absolutely loved this first look. Te-Ping Chen's short stories (at least what I was able...

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