Book Review: The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

Where I Bought : Sunmag Book Fair
Price : RM10
Rating : 4/5 stars

This is a book that requires perseverance. The story builds up slowly like a flower blossoming in slow motion, reaching its full bloom nearing the closure.

This is a book that requires thinking. The characters, events are wrapped in Indian terms and metaphors like onions, to be peeled layer by layer revealing messages and truth.

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Book Review: The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje

Where I Bought : Popular BookFest 2013
Price : RM12
Rating : 5/5 stars

My love for “The English Patient” begins from the movie. I remember watching it in 2 parts on TV when I was in high school. The beautiful love stories set upon war time desert and Italy deeply engraved in my mind.

When I came across this book on sale, I was surprised that the movie was an adaptation from a novel.

I have to buy and read this book!

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