A relatable, humorous, and tragic story of a Dominican ghetto kid, chubby and nerdy, living with old-world parents in New Jersey, whose deepest desire is to find love and the biggest fear is that he’ll die a virgin! A whirlwind novel. Brutal but beautiful.
Favorite quote: “But if these years have taught me anything it is this: you can never run away. Not ever. The only way out is in.”
Did you know that Emily Dickinson was a recluse who spent the majority of her life alone and without human contact? She maintained deep friendships through letters. You and she are surely kindred spirits. In her wonderful poems, she writes about her feelings on confronting people and the outside world.
Favorite quote: “Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul
And sings the tune without the words
And never stops at all.”
Introvert or extrovert, you’ll definitely be able to relate to and enjoy Marzi’s adventures, which are filled with uncomfortable, honest, and funny, introvertish moments. It aptly captures how it feels to be an introvert in a majorly extroverted world. Every introvert out there will relate very hard with this gem of a book.
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