Still Alice is a fictional book about Alice, a highly intelligent professor and researcher, who gets Alzheimer’s disease at the incredibly young age of around fifty.
An appropriate time to read this classic, just after Christmas.
The true story of a young North Korean girl’s struggle to survive and escape the cruel North Korean regime.
A love story about two people where different political views and ideas eventually drive them apart.
The classic story of how revolutions can go wrong, told in a fairy tale of farm animals who take over the farm.
A story about defence, intelligence and crisis management in the middle of an attempt to start a conflict between North and South Korea; and even Japan.
A book commuters can relate to! Originally published as The Commuters this mystery is ideal for the commuter and train buff.
This was the first book I read using Aldiko book reader on my Samsung S2. Not a bad way to go, especially at night as no reading light is needed. I think paper pages are easier on the eyes though. There are many free classics available, and having an interest in books that have been … Continue reading The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum
Storm Warning, by Jack Higgins (Book – 1976) An excellent read to take away the boredom of travel. The author keep you interested throughout with dramatically described action scenes. The story is about a group of nuns who board the Barquentine Deutschland to escape Brazil towards the end of World War 2. An excellent point is raised … Continue reading Storm Warning
This novel was the basis for The Towering Inferno. The main story is the same but there was more action included in the movie.