AN EPIC OF LOVE, HATRED, WAR AND REVOLUTION. Five families are brought together through the world-shaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution and the struggle for votes for women. FALL OF GIANTS combines richly developed historical detail with fast-moving action and powerful emotion to deliver this absorbing narrative. Fall of Giants is … More Fall of Giants – Ken Follett (Part 1 of the Century Trilogy)
When it comes to reading I have always preferred actual physical books over ebooks. But the question of which is better doesn’t occur to me much as both have proved to be good reading tools. It just depends on the time and situation. When I was growing up we didn’t have ebooks yet. It was … More Books vs Ebooks : What I would choose and why??
Charlie’s progress from the teeming streets of Whitechapel to the elegance of Chelsea Terrace is only a few miles as the crow flies, but his actual journey takes him much longer. A story of love, ambition and revenge through the triumphs and disasters of the century. I remember receiving this book as a birthday present … More As the Crow Flies – Jeffrey Archer
I was introduced to reading at very young age. I remember we had this set of hardback children’s books that my mother would read to my brother and I. Because my mother loved to read we always had a neverending supply of books in the house. Other children grew up with toys around them, I … More Why read?
This is the story of how a Baggins had an adventure, and found himself doing and saying thins altogether unexpected. The Hobbit by J.R.R Tolkein is a fantastic tale of adventure and friendship. Written as a prequel to the Lord Of the Ring series, the book follows the story of one Bilbo Baggins, a Hobbit … More The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien
When I first heard that JK Rowling was working on an eighth story I couldn’t believe my ears. I grew up during the Potter phenomenon and this was definitely news I wanted to hear. Especially after the ending of book 7, where we were given a look at the next generation. I had dreams that … More Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Exploring the 8th story
A war that lasts a hundred years. A plague that ravages a continent. A rivalry that could destroy everything. World Without End is a historical novel by Ken Follett set between the years 1327-1361, England. It is a sequel to his previous book “The Pillars of the Earth” and takes place in the same fictional … More World Without End – Ken Follett (Part 2 of the Kingsbridge Trilogy)
On the banks of the Nile, a hero will rise. A close advisor to Pharaoh and guardian to the royal princesses of Egypt, Taita wears his authority lightly. With a plan to destroy the enemy and form a coveted alliance, join him as he journeys across the desert and faces calamities that he never … More #11 Desert God