Mother-to-be

Most Wanted  by Lisa Scottoline Christine and her husband Marcus suspected that the biological father of their unborn child was a serial killer. Both of them took actions , not the same direction, sadly. It’s really a good story with conflict and suspense both physically and mentally. Though the background topic is a bit of common, yet the story […]

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Men& Women

Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus – The Classic Guide to Understanding the Opposite Sex  by John Gray Ph.D. Audio Book I reckon the basic idea of this book is a bit extreme but penetrating at the same time.

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Time-travel Novel

A Murder in Time  by Julie McElwain Time-travel TV series was quite popular in the last few years. I do love the ones that describe in great details of the life of different times and what’s on the people’s mind. This novel spares quite a few chapters on the detective skills , and also has a large […]

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Insiders

What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton Audiobook Read by Hillary Rodham Clinton A very timely book. I believe that Hillary herself may be deeply moved by ALL THE THINGS IN THE BOOK AND WHATEVER.

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Illusions

Sapiens-A Brief History of Humankind  by Yuval Noah Harari & Audiobook read by Derek Perkins This book is really bold and provocative. I like it very much. Yet it seems that westerners or rather, people who grow up in different cultures, cannot really understand Chinese culture and Chinese people. The idea of a huge bulk of […]

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Florida Again

Sunny Side Up  by Jennifer L. Holm It’s OK to feel sad and confused and to need some help when faced with a family member has serious issues with subtances.  

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Family and History

The Joy Luck Club  by Amy Tan Remembered this movie for its dark and sad feeling for Chinese women. It’s pretty cool for the writer to express how the American characters conflict with Chinese ones, which can be seen in between mothers and daughters. It’s still astonished  to find the stories of mothers even with […]

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Outcasts

Save Me a Seat  by Sarah Weeks, Audiobook Half of this book is read by an Indian boy, so it really helps to understand Indian accent. This title is really awesome, which is so so important part in social life, for even adults.

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Destiney

Under Italian Skies  by E.R. Haze I thought it would be another boring foreign  love story for the high-school girl, judging from the fist six chapters. It turned out to be her parents’ story. Still, I’m just not that into love stories, especially the made-up romantic ones.

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Childhood

Eggs  by Jerry Spinelli Audiobook Nine-year-old David 13-year-old Primrose and her fortuneteller mother But I still cannot sort out the meaning of the title, however, the cover is really unique.

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