Boys and Girls

Hello, Universe  by Erin Entrada Kelly Audiobook read by Ramon De Ocampo How friendship blooms between two boys and two girls. Valencia Somerset the deaf girl who wears hearing aid, is secretly lonely. Virgil is a  shy boy and feels out of place in his crazy-about-sports family. Virgil was trapped at the bottom of a well . It is so […]

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Meet Maud

Elizabeth Is Missing  by Emma Healey Maud is forgetful old lady who has to make notes to help with memory. It turned out that its Sukey who was missing and buried in Elizabeth’s garden. Good way to tell a story by pulling all these threads in the end. There’re also details of how forgetful person get through […]

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Fantasy

Anne of Green Gables – Anne of Green Gables Series, Book 1,  by L. M. Montgomery Audio book read by Shelly Frasier Anne talks tooooo much. Just why would anybody speaks out every word in her mind. All these fancy girlish silly thoughts, em, just too many to follow.

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What We Want

Beautiful Ruins  by Jess Walter Audiobook by Edoardo Ballerini Dee Moray went to Porto Vergogna on the Italian coast, convinced that she was diagnosed cancer.  Pasquale fell in love with this beautiful, dying  American actor. Then it turned out that Dee Moray was just pregnant and the father of the baby is Richard Burton whose love affairs […]

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Resurrection

Music and Freedom  by Zoe Morrison I found there’s astonishing similarity with the destiniy of wife in The Atomic Weight of Love  only this is a different story in different way. The first part is about domestic violence and gender inequity, while the second part of this book is all about music and life. It is, […]

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Voices To Be Heard

The Hate U Give  by Angie Thomas The hate U give little infants fucks everybody. Starr witnessed Khalil being murdered and everything changed ever since. All of the characters, Starr who live in black communty but study elsewhere, Khalil who had to sell drug because of his mom, starr’s boyfriend Chris who was lovely and brave, Seven […]

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Accompnaying

Anna and the Swallow Man  by Gavriel Savit Audio book read by Allan Corduner One of the most beautiful and implying covers. The little girl seem safe and belonged in the shadow of the swallow. The gift for languages of both Anna and the swallow man helped a lot during their traveling. Their journey is not exaggeratedly easy, […]

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Kaikoura Earthquake

Surviving 7.8 – New Zealanders Respond to the Earthquakes of November 2016  by Phil Pennington I‘ve never been in an earthquake until the 7.8 magnitude Kaikoura Earthquake. Still it feels good to know stories of other persons who live in the same city and went through the same earthquake as I did. For me the most unpleasant […]

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The Wizard

Storm Front, The Dresden Files Series, Book 1  by Jim Butcher Audio Book read by James Marsters Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden is THE WIZARD. As always, there is also a female detective who did nothing but ask why and cause problems in a silly way( yes Lt. Murphy here ). I hate the routine set up of stupid-female. This one did […]

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Life in Rarotanga

An Afternoon in Summer – My Year on a South Sea Island, Doing Nothing, Gaining Everything, and Finally Falling in Love  by Kathy Giuffre One of the best titles. With Nice old landlady, flowers everywhere, not-so-many-overwhelming-choices, all those raniy and sunny days, life in Rarotanga, Cook Islands seems slow and simply. I can really understand what the […]

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