Written by Shuvern Yeoh Renegades Author: Marissa Meyer Publisher: 2017, Macmillan Children’s Book "If people wanted to stand up for themselves or protect their loved ones or do what they believe in their hearts is the right thing to do, then they would do it. If they wanted to be heroic, they would find... Continue Reading →
Source: Tumblr Written by Chua Jia Ying Two weeks into my semester break in November, I started going through an awfully repetitive routine each day. Eventually, being the hyperactive energizer bunny that I am, I was bored out of my brains (I cleaned the entire house, twice) and in desperate need of a change... Continue Reading →
Written by Shuvern Yeoh The Calligrapher’s Daughter Author: Eugenia Kim Publisher: Bloomsbury, 2009 “Without having to confine my dreams to the destiny outlined in one’s name and the expectations bestowed during one’s naming, I was left free to embrace the natural turns of my character and to determine my own future, drawing from the... Continue Reading →
Photo Credits Written by Raeesah Hayatudin The Handmaid’s Tale Author: Margaret Wood Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 1985 Before settling in to watch the first season of the recent TV show The Handmaid’s Tale from Hulu, based on the novel from Margaret Atwood, I hurried to reread the memorable book. And I was reminded of exactly... Continue Reading →
Photo Credits Written By Chua Jia Ying Christmas is inching closer each day. One of the most exciting things about this particular holiday season is that Christmas shopping gives us an excuse to splurge a little. While I certainly enjoy the thrill and satisfaction of a shopping spree, my wallet certainly doesn’t share the same... Continue Reading →
Written by Shuvern Yeoh Strange the Dreamer Author: Laini Taylor Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, 2017 “You’re a storyteller. Dream up something wild and improbable," she pleaded. "Something beautiful and full of monsters." “Beautiful and full of monsters?" “All the best stories are.” This is a young adult fantasy novel and is the... Continue Reading →
Written by Natasha Effendy The Thousandth Floor Author: Katharine McGee Publication: Harper Collins, 2016 The Thousandth Floor is the first book in a series of the same name. The second book (The Dazzling Heights), came out on 29 August this year but it may be long before we can see the book itself on... Continue Reading →
"Turn to page 394" and you will find yourself on a magical journey to Hogwarts of Witchcraft and Wizardry with Merissa Tan.