Moonrise

Moonrise  by Sarah Crossan Story in poems. I never believed that Ed would die.  Always expecting happy ending would always end up with disappointment yet relive out knowing this is ugly, truly reality. Beautifully and poetically written, I felt kind of relieved in the end to know it is a novel.

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Fairy Tale/Nightmare

Coraline by Neil Gaiman Audio book I can still remember the black button eyes in the movie after so many yeas. I thought It was a fairy tale or something when I started, and it turned out…let me just say, I totally forgot the sunflower seeds that I’d prepared,and the reason was clearly not because it […]

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Individual South African

We Are All the Same – The Life And Death Of Nkosi Johnson  by Jim Wooten Audiobook read by Alan Sklar Born with AIDS, native South African, black, tribunal, adopted by a white family,  and Nkosi is the leading character of this whole story. No judgement but I can feel the western white elite perspective out […]

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Wholeness

The Girl Who Smiled Beads  by Clemantine Wamariya Audiobook read by Robin Miles People who survived genocide suffers mentally. How long will the lost home and family and childhood haunt around and they would just pop up the unexpected way at anytime. The sufferings are long- lasting. People can hardly understand emotionally. Individual survivors can be […]

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Asian Jetset

Crazy Rich Asians – Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy, Book 1  by Kevin Kwan Overseas Chinese and Mainland Chinese The first book of Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy, followed by  Rich People Problems

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Village Series Set in English

The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill -Tales From Ivy Hill, Book 1  by Julie Klassen Like always, I simply can’t resist green dress, which has been a deadly temptation for quite a while. Anyway the cover is really a truly beauty. The language is noticeably different from what we are speaking now. Values people held were different […]

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