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Reading Scottish Folk Tales on a beautiful sunny day in Scotland while drinking coffee. What else do you need?

Book Review: The Wildings by Nilanjana Roy

Title: The Wildings Author: Nilanjana Roy Set in: Delhi, India Pages: 338 Source: Library Genre: Adult Fiction Awards/ Nominations: Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize (2013), DSC Prize Nominee for South Asian Literature for Longlist (2014) Rating: 4/5 My thoughts: This… Continue Reading →

Book Review: We Are Anonymous by Parmy Olson

Title: We are Anonymous Author: Parmy Olsen Genre: Non-Fiction Published June 5th 2012 by Little, Brown and Company Rating: 4 out of 5 My thoughts: It’s a digital World. Everything is online, including our private lives. In the news we… Continue Reading →

Book Review – Witchstruck by Victoria Lamb

Title: Witchstruck Author: Victoria Lamb Genre: Young Adult (historical) Set in: United Kingdom Rating: 2.5 /5 My thoughts: This is the first book in the Tudor Witch trilogy. I was mainly attracted to this book because of the setting. I… Continue Reading →

Book Review – Dear Leader: My Escape from North Korea by Jang Jin-Sung

Title: Dear Leader Author: Jang Jin-Sung Genre: Memoir Rating: 5/5 Thoughts: This book is amazing. If there is one book you read on North Korea, let it be this one. I’ve read 2 books based in North Korea so far… Continue Reading →

BOOK HAUL!

We went to the Big Bad Wolf Booksale which is supposed to be one of the biggest book sales in Malaysia. It happens once a year and people apparently queue outside the doors since 6.30 in the morning just to be… Continue Reading →

Sunday Salon

I’ve started reading a lot from my shelves lately because I haven’t had the time or inclination to go and enquire about a library in KL. Reading from my own shelves gives me a lot of satisfaction. But there are so… Continue Reading →

Book Review – The Bastard Of Istanbul by Elif Şafak

The Bastard Of Istanbul Author: Elif Şafak Source: Purchased Rating: 5 out of 5 This book had been sitting on my bookshelf for quite some time. I remember buying it for it’s beautiful cover and the Istanbul setting. It took… Continue Reading →

Book Review – The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus Author: Erin Morgenstern Source: Audible Audiobook Narrator: Jim Dale Duration: 13 hours 43 minutes 3 out of 5 Another book which was very popular in the Book Community and another one I didn’t love as much. But I… Continue Reading →

Book Review – Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Red Queen Author: Victoria Aveyard Genre: YA Dystopian Source: ARC 383 pages Published February 10th 2015 by Orion 1 out of 5 stars I don’t like giving negative harsh reviews. But sometimes it has to be done. Besides considering the popularity… Continue Reading →

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