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The astonishing color of after

Emily X. R. Pan

The astonishing color of after

by Emily X. R. Pan

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Little Brown & Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Suicide,
  • Racially mixed people,
  • Grandparents,
  • Artists,
  • Fiction,
  • Grief,
  • Americans,
  • Paranormal fiction

  • About the Edition

    Leigh Chen Sanders is absolutely certain about one thing: When her mother died by suicide, she turned into a bird.

    Edition Notes

    YA Childrens Plus, Inc.

    StatementEmily X. Pan
    The Physical Object
    Pagination472 p.
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26947340M
    ISBN 10031646399X
    ISBN 109780316463997

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    - Emily X.R. Pan, The Astonishing Color of After The book followed a non-chronological sequence that was both entertaining and fulfilling. At first, it was a little disorienting to jump back two decades, but it's something you pick up quickly and the chapter titles make it even easier. The Astonishing Color of After is the kind of book that guts you, and buoys you, rips out your heart and gives it back somehow bigger. I've been putting off writing this review for many days, because the inside of me still clenches with the memory of what I've read, and I didn't anticipate how hard it would be to keep control of all my tethers.


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The Astonishing Color of After is the kind of book that guts you, and buoys you, rips out your heart and gives it back somehow bigger. I've been putting off writing this review for many days, because the inside of me still clenches with the memory of what I've read, and I didn't anticipate how hard it would be to keep control of all my tethers long enough to articulate all that I'm feeling/5(K).

The Astonishing Color of After is a story about a girl who has just realized that her mother has committed suicide. This book follows her suffering with the loss of her mother, who she is also seeing in the shape of a bird. This bird has convinced our main character, Leigh, to travel to Taiwan, because there is something there that her mother /5().

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This book follows her suffering with the loss of her mother, who she is also seeing in the shape of a bird/5(). "The Astonishing Color of After works a delicate magic.

Its portrayal of grief is deeply felt, and so too is its deliciously tricky romance. I loved this book."— Marie Rutkoski, bestselling author of The Winner's Curse "My heart has never been more pleasantly devastated. A raw and brilliant debut."—Brand: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.

Alternating between real and magic, past and present, friendship and romance, hope and despair, The Astonishing Color of After is a stunning and heartbreaking novel about finding oneself through family history, art, grief, and love.

"Emily X.R. Pan's brilliantly crafted, harrowing first novel portrays the vast spectrum of love and grief with 4/5(14).

The Astonishing The astonishing color of after book of After by Emily X.R. Pan,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). the astonishing color of after by Emily X.R. Pan ‧ RELEASE DATE: Ma Grief, regret, and loneliness form the backdrop of a family’s life following a suicide, but a path for healing reveals itself in the form of a magical red bird.

The Astonishing Colour of After is an enjoyable and very thought-provoking read. There is so much in this book that I loved, perhaps a little bit too much.

Have you ever been to a restaurant and ordered a dish which has had so many good things on the plate that it becomes a bit over-whelming. This book is a bit like that/5(). “Once upon a time we were the standard colors of a rainbow, cheery and certain of ourselves.

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The Astonishing Color of After Emily X.R. Pan, Little, Brown & Company pp. ISBN Summary A stunning, heartbreaking debut novel about grief, love, and family, perfect for fans of Jandy Nelson and Celeste Ng. Leigh Chen Sanders is absolutely certain about one thing: When her mother died by suicide, she turned into a bird.

The Astonishing Color of After is her first novel. Visit Emily online atand find her on Twitter and Instagram:@exrpan. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(). Alternating between real and magic, past and present, friendship and romance, hope and despair, The Astonishing Color of After is a novel about finding oneself through family history, art, grief, and love.

Very different. At first, I was very put off by this novel. The writing seemed choppy, fragmented, overwrought with details, which don.

Get this from a library. The astonishing color of after. [Emily X R Pan] -- After her mother's suicide, grief-stricken Leigh Sanders travels to Taiwan to stay with grandparents she never met, determined to find her mother who she believes turned into a bird.

Leigh Chen. The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan on Ma Genres: Contemporary, Depression & Mental Illness, Family, Young Adult Pages: •Format: E-Book •Source: Overdrive Goodreads. Leigh Chen Sanders is absolutely certain about one thing: When her mother died by suicide, she turned into a bird.3/5.

The Astonishing Color of After is a best book club book for discussion about Leigh, half Asian and half white, who travels to Taiwan to find her mother after her suicide.

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Q: Thanks, Emily, for taking the time for this Q&A. I loved the book. I read that The Astonishing Color of After began as historical fiction, inspired by your grandmother’s life in colonial Taiwan.

Although it has evolved towards contemporary YA, the book is still set, at least partially, in Taiwan. Me and my fellow book club queen, The Clever Reader, are the hosts of the hit local book club YA and Wine.

We have an amazing discussion every month, so we’ve decided to start sharing our discussion questions with all of you! And we’ll be starting with our discussion for our December book, The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R.

Pan!The Astonishing Color of After (Book): Pan, Emily X. R.: After her mother's suicide, grief-stricken Leigh Sanders travels to Taiwan to stay with grandparents she's never met, determined to find her mother--who she believes turned into a bird.The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R.

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