SchoolGirl by Osamu Dazai

Title: Schoolgirl Author: Osamu Dazai (Translated by Allison Markin Powell) Paperback: 100 pages Publisher: One Peace Books (October 1, 2011) Genre: Fiction/ Novella Source: Review Copy Set in: Japan Challenge: East and SouthEast Asia Challenge Rating: 3 out of 5 My thoughts: I was very interested in this book because it's considered a Japanese modern... Continue Reading →

The Night bookmobile by Audrey Niffenegger

Title: The Night Bookmobile Author: Audrey Niffenegger Hardcover: 40 pages Publisher: Abrams ComicArts; First Edition edition (September 1, 2010) Source: Library Rating: 1 out of 5 My thoughts: I was excited when I saw a graphic novel written by Audrey Niffenegger at the library, so I immediately checked it out. Unfortunately I was really disappointed... Continue Reading →

The Mist by Stephen King

The Mist by Stephen King | Source: Library | Genre: Horror/ Mystery | Rating: 3 out of 5 My Thoughts: The Mist was first published in Dark Forces Anthology and then in Skeleton Crew as a novella. I picked this up from the Library because I loved Carrie and kind of liked The Eyes of... Continue Reading →

These Old Shades by Georgette Heyer

Title: These Old Shades Author: Georgette Heyer Source: Personal shelf Mass Market Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: Harlequin; Reprint edition (July 1, 2003) Rating: 4 out of 5 My Thoughts: There were so many times when I picked up a Georgette Heyer book and left it after reading 2 pages. I think it was wrong timing.... Continue Reading →

Pompeii by T.L.Higley

Title: Pompeii Author: T.L.Higley Genre: Historical Fiction Set in: Pompeii (Rome) Source: Review Copy Rating: 4 out of 5 My Thoughts: This being the third book I have read by T.L.Higley, I can safely say that this author never disappoints. Pompeii is one of the books in the “Seven wonders of the world” series and... Continue Reading →

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Title: The Graveyard Book Author: Neil Gaiman Source: personal shelf Hardcover: 320 pages Publisher: HarperCollins; First Edition edition (September 30, 2008) Rating: 4.5 out of 5 My Thoughts: What can I say about this book that hasn’t been said before? So I’ll keep it short. I was introduced to Neil Gaiman by Hugh when he... Continue Reading →

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