#2020bestnine

I’m so excited to drop my best 9 reads in 2020. Last year, my main focus was Asian Lit and I’m intending to keep it the same this year. I read a total of 75 books, ranging from Asian Lit to children books, general fiction to non-fiction. I rated most books 3-4.5 star, hardly any … More #2020bestnine

Dear Girls: Gross, Funny and Emotional || A Book Review

Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets and Advice for Living Your Best Life Author: Ali Wong Publisher: Canongate Books Released: April 27th, 2018 Genre: Nonfiction, Memoir/ Biography Pages: 240 Format: Hardcover Ali Wong’s heartfelt and hilarious letters to her daughters (the two she put to work while they were still in utero), covering everything they need to … More Dear Girls: Gross, Funny and Emotional || A Book Review

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: My Very First Political Biography Book || A Book Review

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister Author: Jung Chang Publisher:  Jonathan Cape Released: October 17th, 2019 Genre: Biography, Historical Pages: 374 Format: Paperback Historical figures mentioned: Ching Ling, May Ling, Ei Ling, Sun Yat Sen, Chiang Kai Shek, … The best-known modern Chinese fairy tale is the story of three sisters from Shanghai, who for … More Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: My Very First Political Biography Book || A Book Review

#2019bestnine

Hello and welcome to my #2019bestnine reads! Every year I am looking forward to this post (and now I’m finally doing it for 2019!). Last year (referring to 2019), I was quite picky about my 5 star reads so it was very easy to pick my top 9 reads for 2019. However, not all my … More #2019bestnine

She Speaks: The Power of Women’s Voices || A Book Review

She Speaks: The Power of Women’s Voices Author:  Yvette Cooper Publisher: Atlantic Books Released: November 14th, 2019 Genre: Nonfiction Pages: 256 Format: Hardback Looking at the greatest speeches of all time, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Elizabeth I and Boudica were about the only women to have dipped a toe into the pool of public … More She Speaks: The Power of Women’s Voices || A Book Review

Finding Chika: I Finally Read Mitch Albom’s Latest Work! || A Book Review

Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family Author:  Mitch Albom Publisher: SPHERE Released: November 5th, 2019 Genre: Autobiography Pages: 256 Format: Hardback . Chika Jeune was born three days before the devastating earthquake that decimated Haiti in 2010. She spent her infancy in a landscape of extreme poverty, and when … More Finding Chika: I Finally Read Mitch Albom’s Latest Work! || A Book Review

I Listened to An Audiobook for the First Time || I Am Malala Book Review

Hey guys, welcome to another book review post but before that, let me ramble a little bit about my very first attempt on listening to audiobook and also my very first experience borrowing book from the National Library of Malaysia. Audiobook and the national library were never in my favourite list. I had a not … More I Listened to An Audiobook for the First Time || I Am Malala Book Review

Year of the Asian 2019 (#YARC2019) Reading Challenge: Sign Up Post, TBR & Updates

Hello beautiful bloggers! I’m finally making this official. When I knew about this reading challenge, I’m so sure I’m going to participate it but then again, I’m not too sure how many Asian authors’ books I’ll be able to read since I’m really struggling with my life at this moment. However, we’ll never know if … More Year of the Asian 2019 (#YARC2019) Reading Challenge: Sign Up Post, TBR & Updates

Brief Answers To The Big Questions || A Book Review

Brief Answers To the Big Questions Author: Stephen Hawking Publisher: John Murray Released: October 16th, 2018 Genre: Nonfiction, Science Pages: 232 Format: Hardcover   The final book from Professor Stephen Hawking, the bestselling author of A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME and arguably the most famous scientist of our age, BRIEF ANSWERS TO THE BIG QUESTIONS is … More Brief Answers To The Big Questions || A Book Review