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Island of a Thousand Mirrors - Nayomi Munaweera
Island of a Thousand Mirrors
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781250043931 (125004393X)
ASIN: 125004393X
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
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teaandbooks
teaandbooks rated it
2.0 Surprised this has such high ratings.
I had come across the author Nayomi Munaweera via another book of hers but this sounded interesting. Two families eventually come together in a tragedy during the civil war in Sri Lanka. The book follows two girls and eventually women as they grow up in the shadow of conflict in Sri Lanka. One event...
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5.0 Island of a Thousand Mirrors
Island of a Thousand Mirrors by Nayomi Munaweera paints a hauntingly vivid picture of the 25 year long Sri Lankan civil war that claimed over 80,000 lives. Told through the eyes of two young girls caught on opposite sides of the conflict, the book creates a personal story of war, destruction, and lo...
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Books, Books and More Books rated it
4.0
ISLAND OF A THOUSAND MIRRORS by Nayomi Munaweera I enjoyed the writing which was clear and moving. The descriptions of the island were wonderful, not just the physical beauty but the smells of food, people and nature. I felt like I really knew the characters. I hope the final edition has a “cast of ...
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Books, Books and More Books rated it
4.0 ISLAND OF A THOUSAND MIRRORS by Nayomi Munaweera
ISLAND OF A THOUSAND MIRRORS by Nayomi Munaweera I enjoyed the writing which was clear and moving. The descriptions of the island were wonderful, not just the physical beauty but the smells of food, people and nature. I felt like I really knew the characters. I hope the final edition has a “cast o...
Merle
Merle rated it
3.5 Island of a Thousand Mirrors by Nayomi Munaweera
Really more like 3.75 stars. This is a short but very vivid tale of life and civil war in Sri Lanka. It manages to be historical fiction, family saga and contemporary immigration story all in one: not bad for 240 pages. But the island of Sri Lanka itself is the real protagonist here, more so than ...
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