Non Fiction

A River in Darkness: One Man’s Escape from North Korea by Masaji Ishikawa

This is a translated version of a book written by a man who has lived a horribly painful life. It is a situation which is still prevalent, and there must be many more people like him and there is nothing that any of us can do about it. The hopelessness of reading something like this… Continue reading A River in Darkness: One Man’s Escape from North Korea by Masaji Ishikawa

Book Recommendations, Uncategorized

May 2018 Books vs Moods

I tried to hold off making my monthly list till the end of the month and only managed to wait till the last three days. This is an improvement in many ways!   My Standard disclaimers: I am not writing this in any particular order of preference, they are just mapped with the mood I… Continue reading May 2018 Books vs Moods

Fantasy

Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy #1) by Robin Hobb

Once again, there has been a relative lull in terms of me gobbling up books and spouting out their respective reviews. Mostly because I have been getting more distracted and the other being that the books are pretty big/numerous to keep to my regular pattern. I heed the recommendations my friends tend to give out,… Continue reading Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy #1) by Robin Hobb