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Little Fires Everywhere TheNew York Times bestseller Soon to be a Hulu limited series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington I read Little Fires Everywhere in a single, breathless sitting Jodi Picoult To say I love this book is an understatement It s a deep psychological mystery about the power of motherhood, the intensity of teenage love, and the danger of perfection It moved me to tears Reese Witherspoon Extraordinary books like Little Fires Everywhere don t come along often John GreenFrom the bestselling author of Everything I Never Told You, a riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates of the picture perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their livesIn Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is planned from the layout of the winding roads, to the colors of the houses, to the successful lives its residents will go on to lead And no one embodies this spirit than Elena Richardson, whose guiding principle is playing by the rulesEnter Mia Warren an enigmatic artist and single mother who arrives in this idyllic bubble with her teenaged daughter Pearl, and rents a house from the Richardsons Soon Mia and Pearl become than tenants all four Richardson children are drawn to the mother daughter pair But Mia carries with her a mysterious past and a disregard for the status quo that threatens to upend this carefully ordered communityWhen old family friends of the Richardsons attempt to adopt a Chinese American baby, a custody battle erupts that dramatically divides the town and puts Mia and Elena on opposing sides Suspicious of Mia and her motives, Elena is determined to uncover the secrets in Mia s past But her obsession will come at unexpected and devastating costs Little Fires Everywhere explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, and the ferocious pull of motherhood and the danger of believing that following the rules can avert disasterNamed a Best Book of the Year by People, The Washington Post, Bustle, Esquire, Southern Living, The Daily Beast, GQ, Entertainment Weekly, NPR Barnes Noble, iBooks, Audible, Goodreads, Library Reads, Book of the Month, Paste, Kirkus Reviews, St Louis Post Dispatch, and many Perfect for book clubs Visit celesteng for discussion guides and


About the Author: Celeste Ng

Celeste Ng is the author of the novel Everything I Never Told You, which was a New York Times bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book of 2014,s 1 Best Book of 2014, and named a best book of the year by over a dozen publications Everything I Never Told You was also the winner of the Massachusetts Book Award, the Asian Pacific American Award for Literature, the ALA s Alex Award, and the Medici Book Club Prize, and was a finalist for numerous awards, including the Ohioana Award, the John Creasey New Blood Dagger Award, and the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award.Celeste grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Shaker Heights, Ohio, in a family of scientists Celeste attended Harvard University and earned an MFA from the University of Michigan now the Helen Zell Writers Program at the University of Michigan , where she won the Hopwood Award Her fiction and essays have appeared in One Story, TriQuarterly, Bellevue Literary Review, the Kenyon Review Online, and elsewhere, and she is a recipient of the Pushcart Prize.Currently, she lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts Her second novel, Little Fires Everywhere, will be published by Penguin Press in fall 2017.



10 thoughts on “Little Fires Everywhere

  1. says:

    The order of the small town on the riverbankForever at war with the order of the dark and starlit soul Adrienne Rich, 8 1 68 The nonconformist has always been at war with the suburbs Adrienne Rich was writing about it 50 years ago, and she surely was not the first I can understand


  2. says:

    My reviews can also be seen at Little Fires Everywhere is my first read by Celeste Ng, but I m pretty sure that it won t be my last I could easily have read this book in just one or two sittings but life got in the way in this case life being a glass of 7up, a knee jerk and Nooo Save the boo


  3. says:

    All her life, she had learned that passion, like fire, was a dangerous thing It so easily went out of control. 4 1 2 stars You should go into this book expecting what it is a slow moving character portrait filled with complex family dynamics and small town politics If you know what this is, like wit


  4. says:

    4.25 stars Little Fires Everywhere is such an apt title for a novel that delves into the intricacies and angst that undoubtedly burns through some relationships maybe noneso than mother and daughter At its core, this story explores the notion that being a mother doesn t mean being perfect it comes down to lov


  5. says:

    4.5 stars I was hooked while listening to the audiobook and finished it in 2 days The family dynamics, tension, and nuance is well done The themes about parenting and motherhood what is considered good parenting and who is a good mother was such an interesting exploration, along with how white suburbia can be suffocat


  6. says:

    my LORD i truly enjoyed this there were a few minor things with the pacing that i would have changed just a smidge, and it didn t impact me quite as much as ng s debut, but this was beautiful and wonderful in its own way i am SO excited for the adaptation also, i can safely say now that celeste ng is one of my favorite authors


  7. says:

    Dang If this book does not get your brain churning, well, then you did not read the same book I just did This book is filled with so many scenarios with so many questions and no perfect answers Every situation is a little pile of kindling and any of the questionable solutions will only ignite the firesoon you have a bunch of fires read


  8. says:

    UPDATE have just watched the first episode of this tv show on Hulu as someone who really loved the book a lot before the adaptation was even announced I am a very big fan Kerry Washington as Mia is a really good choice also, for personal reasons, Pearl is my favorite character nowMost of the time, everyone deservesthan one chance We all do thin


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    Update because I don t know where else to ask this question how many saw the Hulu series Thoughts I loved it I liked it better than my experience of reading the book The lead and supporting actors were so well chosen Kerry Washington was outstandingI think she deserves to win an award for her acting role Reece was great also And so are her kids Did anyo


  10. says:

    So, self identification determines if a book is YA Based onthan 60% of the content, this is young adult material It s good parts are excellent, others not so much I liked Mia s backstory as she became an artist using experimental photography I thought that the custody dispute concerning Oriental Barbie was worth at least a star or two.A lot of the characters are


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