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About you little girl would break you in two” are the cruel mysterious last words that Linda’s Bitter in Epub / grandmother ever says to herNow in her thirties Linda looks back at her past when she navigated her way through life with the help of her great uncle Harper who loves her and loves to dance and her best friend Kelly with whom Linda exchanges almost daily letters The truth about my family was that we disappointed one another When I heard the word “disappoint” I tasted toast slightly burntFor as long as she can remember Linda has experienced a secret sense—she can “taste” words which have the power to disrupt dismay or delight She falls for names and what they evoke Canned peaches Dill Ora.

bitter epub mouth download Bitter in book Bitter in the Mouth PDFAbout you little girl would break you in two” are the cruel mysterious last words that Linda’s Bitter in Epub / grandmother ever says to herNow in her thirties Linda looks back at her past when she navigated her way through life with the help of her great uncle Harper who loves her and loves to dance and her best friend Kelly with whom Linda exchanges almost daily letters The truth about my family was that we disappointed one another When I heard the word “disappoint” I tasted toast slightly burntFor as long as she can remember Linda has experienced a secret sense—she can “taste” words which have the power to disrupt dismay or delight She falls for names and what they evoke Canned peaches Dill Ora.

❰Download❯ ➵ Bitter in the Mouth Author Monique Truong – Hdizle.me From Moniue Truong the bestselling and award winning author of The Book of Salt comes a brilliant mesmerizing beautifully written novel about a young woman’s search for identity and family as she unDownload Bitter in the Mouth Author Monique Truong Hdizle.me From Moniue Truong the bestselling and award winning author of The Book of Salt comes a brilliant mesmerizing beautifully written novel about a young woman’s search for identity and family as she un From Moniue Truong the bestselling and award winning author of The Book of Salt comes a brilliant mesmerizing beautifully written novel about a young woman’s search for identity and family as she uncovers the secrets of her past and of historyGrowing up in the small town of Boiling Springs North Carolina in the ’s and ’s Linda believes that she is profoundly different from everyone else including the members of her own family “What I know.

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Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / MONIUE TRUONG born in Saigon came to the US as a refugee She currently lives in New York City Her first novel The Book of Salt was a New York Times Notable Book and a national bestseller It won the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award the Bard Fiction Prize the Stonewall Book Award Barbara Gittings Literature Award and the th Annual Asian American Literary Award Her sec.

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  1. jo jo says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFthis book is simply fantastic i consider it nothing short of a masterpiece as i was reading it i kept thinking how did she do it but she did it the story is nothing one can summarize and make the book sound as enticing as it is what makes this book worth reading in spades is the absolute genius the delightful brilliance of its composition which composition reveals itself slowly after the first few chapters the only thing that kept me reading was the loveliness of the language about half way through it took me that long i realized that truong was writing with magic boxes in one box you find a little bit of story and it's nothing really special but that's okay you notice that it is only a fragment of story but don't


  2. Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFThis is a book that is easy to fall into The setting characters have a familiar lilt to it reminiscent of Southern classics like To Kill A Mockingbird The main character's synesthesia allows for some interestingly poetic interpretations of classic scenes b


  3. Susan (aka Just My Op) Susan (aka Just My Op) says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFThis lovely book is literary Southern Lit with a bit of a twist Linda is a child who can taste certain spoken words is sometimes bombarded with tastes Her mother is distant Her acerbic grandmother on her death bed tells Linda “What I know about you little girl would break you in tw


  4. Nan Nan says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFThe protagonist of this novel is a young woman who experiences tastes when she hears words The story is of her adolesence and early adulthood I found this book to be rather gimmick y and annoying Tangents about Viginia Dare the Wright brothers and a poet who was a slave kept popping up A saavy reader probably could make sense of this but I kept thinking Again with Virginia Dare And frankly as an Ohioan I'm always annoyed by North Carolinians claiming the Wright brothers Dayton Ohio baby The revelations about her family oh he is gay seemed contrived I raced through it just to know why her grandmother on her deathbed said what I know about you could break you in two Great line but the the story didn't live up to


  5. Judy Judy says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFI was completely enchanted by Moniue Truong's first novel The Book of Salt Of course it was set in Paris with a fictional Vietnamese immigrant who served as cook to Gertrude Stein and Alice B Toklas So tastyBitter in the Mouth is set in the American south but as I know from William Faulkner the south can be another country to a northerner like me In that area of the United States they have their own customs including a finely honed talent for not noticing the most obvious matters when they don't fit the customs Women who marry


  6. Vy Vy says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFI really enjoyed the middle of this book I liked almost all the characters and I was drawn in to the story I carried this book with me hoping for a few moments here or there to learn what would happen next I was actually disappointed when I found no line at all on my errand to the post office because I was sure I'd be able to get a few pages in while waitingThe beginning was a bit slow and it took some time to get used to the author's habit of coming back to the same people and events multiple times Soon though I began to like this rhythm Every time she revisited an event there was a drop or two of additional information that created a ripple in my understanding of the characters involved I think that's what kept me so engaged The pace at the end though felt all w


  7. Amy Bradley Amy Bradley says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFOn the cover is a beatiful magnolia and the book is set in North Carolina which are two positives for me Boy was I disappointed The main character's grandmother says some memorable words on her death bed that leads the main character on a search for who she is She has synaesthesia so she tastes words I don't really know what this added to the story other than it made it hard to read Linda mint you cannedgreenbeans may have for Triscuitgotten this but you cannedgreenbeans had gone off to Yale avocado She did have a homosexual cross dressing uncle who was a mortician She dearly loved him and they spent many hours together I would pass on reading this book


  8. Lorraine Lorraine says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFWhat if words had taste I bet we'd be kinder to our kinLinda the protagonist suffers from synethesia which converts words into flavours It is a neurological disorders and has no known cureUltimately though the novel becomes a moving investigation of invented families and small town subterfuge a search for self heightened by the legacy of Vietnam and the flavors of language Binding ever


  9. Christie Christie says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFWow I highly recommend this one It’s a multi sensory experience and an important look at life in the South


  10. Jill Jill says:

    Bitter in the Mouth Kindle á Bitter in Epub / bitter epub, mouth download, Bitter in book, Bitter in the Mouth PDFIt’s been a long time since I’ve been introduced to a character as original as Linda – a woman who suffers from auditory gustatory synesthesia Or in simpler terms she has the rare ab


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