Category Archive: Book Club

Book Club: The Moon That Embraces the Sun (Chapter 7)

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This weekend, I just randomly decided to pick up from where I last left off earlier this year in the drama The Moon That Embraces the Sun. Before I knew it, I finished watching the series. Indeed, I had a very productive weekend.

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Book Club: The Moon That Embraces the Sun (Chapter 6)

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Chapter six presents events that those watching the drama would already be familiar with. However, you may notice one major difference that would change the course of these two works. My thoughts at the end…

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Book Club: The Moon That Embraces the Sun (Chapter 5)

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With this chapter, the complete quartet is introduced. Until now, I had reserved sharing my opinion on the novel. That was because even until the end of chapter five, I still had not formed any opinion on it and it was not until chapter six… that I fell in love with this story. You don’t …

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Book Club: The Moon That Embraces the Sun (Chapter 4)

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Welcome back! The Book Club is now back in session for the new year! The novel starts from the present and flashes back to the past. If you’re watching the tv drama that is airing right now, you may have noticed that it starts from their childhood. So expect the next two chapters to be …

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Book Club update!

For those waiting for the new chapters update for our Book Club on The Moon That Embraces the Sun, it’s coming this weekend. Sorry for the delay. I did catch the premiere of the drama this week, and well… they changed the story around a LOT! The young cast was WONDERFUL as expected, but I’m …

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Book Club: The Moon That Embraces the Sun (Chapters 2-3)

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Okay, and now we approach the aspect of this novel (and this story in general) that I don’t feel as comfortable about… the shaman part. I’m naturally not a very superstitious person, and I initially felt cynical to learn that The Moon That Embraces the Sun features a mudang (Korean shaman). Fortunately (for me), Wol …

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