Poirot’s Early Cases by Agatha Christie

  Book Synopsis: Hercule Poirot delighted in telling people that he was probably the best detective in the world. So turning back the clock to trace eighteen of the cases which helped establish his professional reputation was always going to be a fascinating experience. With his career still in its formative years, the panache with... Continue Reading →

The Season by Katy Y. (Book Review)

Rating: 4/5 Moons Book Blurb: Libby Marks-Whelan is decidedly not a lady. Kicked out of nearly every finishing school in the country, she's shocked when her demure, straight-laced cousin Ella invites her to the royal court as attendant during her debutante season. What Ella fails to realize, however, is that Libby's brand of mischief is exactly... Continue Reading →

Shadow Weaver by Claire Merle (Book Review)

Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Adventure Book Blurb: In a kingdom where those who can see people’s memories are outlawed, feared and forced into slavery, Mirra and her brother have escaped their fate by hiding near the frozen mountains. When bounty hunters snatch Mirra’s young brother, she will do anything to get him back. Anything, including... Continue Reading →

The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy by Douglas Adams (Book Review)

Book Blurb: Seconds before Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work actor.Together, this dynamic pair began a... Continue Reading →

‘Problem At Pollensa Bay’ by Agatha Christie (Book Review)

Not long ago, I chanced upon a gem of a deal on a second-hand shopping app, ZhuanZhuan or '转转'. I managed to get 6 Agatha Christie novels for a steal, about US$1.40 each! Albeit, they were second-hand but they were in an excellent condition. Looks like I broke my personal rule of only buying new... Continue Reading →

The Suspicions of Mr.Whicher – Book Review

I finally got around to reading 'The Suspicions of Mr.Whicher' by Kate Summerscale. Now, was it as exciting as I'd thought it would be? Short answer, no. I originally thought this was going to be more about the actual murder but in truth, that took up only half of the book(spread out ofcourse, not as... Continue Reading →

[Book Review] The First Phone Call From Heaven by Mitch Albom

That book did that to me. It was both poignant and enrapturing, made you cry and believe. Suffice to say Mitch Albom became my safe choice whenever I was at a bookstore and wasn't sure what to buy(I hate leaving without a book).

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