Books

Loveboat, Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen

Loveboat, Taipei was suggested into my hands by a colleague at work the other day.  She'd been raving about the book for several days and decided to write a staff recommendation of the book.  I read the recommendation after she wrote it, and I had to write the book. The colleague is also a friend, and… Continue reading Loveboat, Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen

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One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Rarely does a book affect you so deeply that you feel like you can do nothing else for over an hour after reading it.  The book that I just finished shook me to my core.  I read One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullaly Hunt. One for the Murphys tells the story of Carley.  The book… Continue reading One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

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The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke

Last night I finished a re-read of The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke.  It has been years since I read it last, and I had forgotten most of what happened in the book.  It is still a fun, but somewhat sad read. The story follows two brothers - Prosper and Bo - who have recently lost… Continue reading The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke