The Chosen One

Carry On – Simon Snow Series, Book 1  by Rainbow Rowell Audio book by Euan Morton Tropical Cyclone Sarai landed in Viti Levu at Christmas holiday. It was the first I’ve ever encountered a real cyclone. A good part of this audio book was finished in my cozy bedroom with horrible wind-whistling every now and then.

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Robot Roz

The Wild Robot – Wild Robot Series, Book 1  by Peter Brown Audio book by Kate Atwater Roz opened her eyes, climbed the uphill, learned from the animals how to survive and adopted an orphaned gosling. The Wild Robot Escapes – Wild Robot Series, Book 2 Audio book by Kathleen McInerney

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Nell Gwynn

The Darling Strumpet  by Gillian Bagwell I got stunned Nell Gwynn cannot even read through her whole life. In history, Nell Gwynn was famous for her wit and popularity among the people. It is said that this book is not a recommendation as a first Nell Gwynn, and it surely is not.

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Myth and Real

Juliet’s Nurse  by Lois Leveen Audio boo by Nicola Barber The author’s note is the highlight of this book, I should really have listened this 5 mins first and foremost. Here is this Juliet, stupid and selfish, and this Romeo who is plain looking and plotting against House Cappelletti. A fascinating adaption from Shakespeare’s Juliet, but […]

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