RaveLibrary JournalThose who want to learn about a little-known incident in Chinese-American history will be enlightened by this moving debut.
RaveLibrary JournalRealistic characters and beguiling descriptions of Japanese culture, food, and drinks in the fourth Detective Gallileo title illustrate why Higashino is one of Japan’s most popular authors ... Subtle humor adds levity to a roller coaster of emotion ... Readers will frequently think, \'I’ve got it,’ only to have to begin again because of the brilliant twists in this unique story. Those looking for an uncommon mystery will be delighted.
Anthony Bourdain and Laurie Woolever, illustrated by Wesley Allsbrook
RaveLibrary JournalThe late Bourdain (1956–2018) was a celebrity chef and world-traveling TV star, whose personality is reflected in this charming book, cowritten by Woolever, his assistant ... The book is full of irresistible illustrations, including the cover ... An exhilarating and worthwhile choice for those planning an actual trip and for stay-at-home travelers.
RaveLibrary JournalReaders who enjoy descriptive writing about challenging lives will love this work.
PositiveLibrary JournalThis is an enjoyable book, especially for those who like reading about the lives of the privileged and for fans of the author.
PositiveLibrary JournalTheroux joyfully describes many of his meals. But on a somber note, corruption and lawlessness are crippling ... Tourists headed to Mexico and those interested in the current migrant situation will learn a great deal.