White Teeth by Zadie Smith is about two veterans from WWII up against “racial and cultural tapestry” that London, during this period, had to offer. White Teeth reveals an eye opening and inspiring mix of “modern life, flirting with disaster”, with amazing expectations, and embracing the comedy of existence through their day to day.
The Flame Throwers by Rachel Kushner is about born in and named after girl, Reno, goes to NYC where she migrates to SoHo in hopes of turning her passions of speed and motorcycles into art. It’s not until she gets caught up in a love story that her reasons of staying change.
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho is a story about Santiago, a shepherd boy who longs to vagabond his way through the world to find the great treasure life has to offer. It is not until he comes across riches that fulfilled him in ways he never thought these types of treasure could.