Book Review: The Book of Daniel

Author: E.L. Doctorow Publisher: Modern Library Publishing Date: September 1983 Number of Pages: 303 pages Genre: Historical This is another book I came across by doing list challenges. Just like The Secret History by Donna Tartt, it has been listed in numerous list challenges as a must read book. Through an online second-hand bookseller, I … Continue reading Book Review: The Book of Daniel

2017 First Quarter Book Haul (Second Part)

  Asian Works Last year, I began exploring Asian literature more by delving into contemporary Asian works, mainly that of Japanese authors like Haruki Murakami, Kazuo Ishiguro, and Gail Tuskiyama. I've also read some of the older Japanese works by Lady Murasaki and Yasunari Kawabata. This year, I still intend to continue this trend and read … Continue reading 2017 First Quarter Book Haul (Second Part)

2017 First Quarter Book Haul (First Part)

For years, I have been scavenging book stores to look for books to read and to add to my growing collection. Lately, I've been concentrating mostly on classic books. For the first part of my first quarter book haul, I'll enumerate the classic books I was able to obtain this year. Agatha Christie Books It … Continue reading 2017 First Quarter Book Haul (First Part)