A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR - NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER - From the indie rockstar of Japanese Breakfast fame, and author of the viral 2018 New Yorker essay that shares the title of this book, an unflinching, powerful memoir about growing up Korean American, losing her mother, and forg
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bethany_gill shared a tip "So stunning. A loving reflection on beautiful memories. 10/10"
gordon_scobie shared a tip "Heartbreaking....grief & food & love"
gordon_scobie shared a tip "So insanely good. I rarely cry while reading a book, this one made me cry twice."
olivia_huie shared a tip "This was an extremely emotional memoir, and was really beautifully written."
dinomike shared a tip "Very well written"
erika_lopez_991 shared a tip "Intimate, and lovely."
patricia_kolesa shared a tip "Such a good book that I finished it during a plane ride! So emotional but so powerful"
morgan_winslow shared a tip "I rly like Billy Summers rn! U should check it out!"
iamtessa shared a tip "The only book that’s made me cry. Reading it, you can feel the love and pain that Michelle had for her mother"
pamela_sturrock shared a tip "The food… I was traveling to care for my Mom at the time so this book resonated with me."
angie_r_2388 shared a tip "The way the story evolves and carries you to the writer's journey a must read."
thenoveltourist shared a tip "Absolutely. Even better, listen. The author is the performer."
ary_matsumoto shared a tip "8/25 - 9/1"
shera_hebblewhite shared a tip "talks about grief in the most beautiful way"
christine_maher shared a tip "Perfect for lovers of family memoir and food writing"
kay_argueta shared a tip "Loved reading this memoir, truly heartfelt and relatable."
kikimcgee shared a tip "Interesting stories. Also she grew up where I now live. She is also lead singer for Japanese Breakfast."
liz_olivia shared a tip "a peak into korean culture and how michelle overcame and learned to live with her mothers death"
amy_voss_2187 shared a tip "A masterpiece!"
haileyecho shared a tip "This is a heavy read, but beautifully, vividly written."
natasha_labana shared a tip "Beautiful culture"
tamil_muthukumar shared a tip "One of my favorite books of all times"
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