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By Yuliana Kim-Grant

An inexplicable tragedy awesome a tender Korean-American lady, Jane Park, and her African American husband, Terence Patterson, defines the endpoint of this beautiful mosaic of a unique. Their homicide leads again to the both heartbreaking feelings that estranged Jane from her mom and dad -- after which ahead to the rescue of Terence’s relatives from a demise of a completely various type.

The Parks rejected Terence as a result of his colour; the Pattersons authorised Jane with out qualification, and but neither kin has the virtue in dealing with the longer term. Beverly Patterson wears her grief over her son’s loss of life like armor, at the same time her daughter fades to a shadow. Mrs Park, so certain to her husband that even her first identify turns out gratuitous, eventually gathers the braveness that enables all of them to break the cycle that's inexorably slicing them off from one another – Park from Park, Patterson from Patterson. A SHRED OF wish is balanced at the difficult, exquisitely delineated interaction of those moms, separated via their traditions yet united by means of their loss.

Each second of Yuliana Kim-Grant’s novel is strikingly specific and recognizably common as her characters stray into – and out of – emotional territory that they by no means sought after nor deliberate. Her compassionate yet unflinting portrait turns the opaque rock of the lives of the Parks and the Pattersons into the translucent diamond shaped through A SHRED OF HOPE.

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