Chopsticks is told entirely in pictures, im conversations and youtube videos, and contains very few words. Even with this unique way of writing, the story is easy to follow and leaves the reader wondering what is reality and what is not.
After Glory's mother passes away, she consumes herself into playing the piano. Today she is playing sold out shows all over the world. But now she has disappeared. As we go back in time 18 months we follow Glory up to the this moment. We see her meet Frank her very artistic next door neighbor and the two start a relationship. Frank soon becomes the only thing Glory can concentrate on which begins to affect her piano playing, in concerts she can only play Chopsticks. As Glory falls deeper and deeper we soon wonder are things what they seem?
As the story progresses clues start to form on what is really happening between the two main characters. Readers will probably have different ideas on what really happened. Discuss the book with others to see what their opinion is on the book too!
There is also an app for the book available on the Ipad where the book becomes interactive. You can click on links to watch the YouTube videos and listen to the music from the book.