In 1975, Pol Pot and his Communist organization, Angkar, took over Cambodia. Loung Ung, the writer of this harrowing record, is a daughter of a servant of the regiment before Angkar. First They Killed My Father is her account of the unimaginable tragedy and persecution that her family had to endure from the beginning till the point where they get to exit from it. During the period of 1975 to 1980, child Loung already lost family members, was forced to survive independently, struggled to last from starvation, malnourishment, and the killings.
In 1994, a woman named Susan Smith drowned her two sons deep into a lake near their neighborhood. Beyond All Reason is the account of her husband at the time, David Smith. A dad who lost his two sons and had to deal with a wife that was also the murderer of his children.
In the middle of the chain of a new packed schedule, and her impending first speech as a princess, Mia’s head is discordantly at someplace else. She can’t stop thinking about her boyfriend, Kenny. Not because she likes him so much, rather because of the opposite! It seems that Mia can’t hold secret the fact that she doesn’t like Kenny for much longer. She just can’t keep avoiding the warmth and intimacy Kenny has been trying to offer. At some point, she really has to let him know.
Animal Farm is a political satire written by George Orwell. It tells about a farm where the animals rebel against the owner. As a whole and in details, this fable is an allegory of Russian Revolution 1917 and eventually Russian days under Stalinist era.
It’s been four years since the chaotic time. Malorie and her two kids now stay in a house fully covered with drapes, cardboards, and wooden panels. Four years is also for as long Malorie hasn’t seen outside. For the kids, that means their whole life they have never seen the sky, or grass, or earth.
Hi, Nerdies! It’s time for another book by Colleen Hoover: All Your Perfects. Publication date: July 17, 2018 Storyline Quinn and Graham are soulmates who find their way to together unusually. They met for the first time at the door of Quinn’s fiance where inside, Quinn’s fiance was having an affair with Graham’s girlfriend. But … Continue reading All Your Perfects Review
Publication Date : September 2011 Storyline The dragons and their keepers are finally at the end of their long river journey. The city of Kelsingra is just across the deep and fast-flowing river. But the grand city is currently asleep and there’s no sign of life there. The group has decided to stay on the … Continue reading City of Dragons Review
Oh my God, there’s just too many complaints that are piling up in my brain that my fingers are aching to type them all right now. But they’re so many that I really don’t know where to start. So before I ramble, I’ll just say this first. At this point, I absolutely do not care if I spill any spoiler in this review, because I honestly think there’s nothing that can ruin this story further. Trust me, it’s already bad enough as it is.
Storyline A little more than a hundred of serpents are herded by the last dragon queen alive up the Rain Wild river to hatch. The serpents are supposed to use mud from the river bank, mix it with their full of ancestral memory saliva, and then cover themselves with hard cases made of the mixture. … Continue reading Dragon Keeper Review
A memoir is one way to live a vicarious life. One way to imagine putting your feet into another person’s shoes. And this is us, in Taraji Penda Henson’s shoes, or as you might know her, Cookie Lyon. Frankly speaking, I knew little about Taraji other than her as Cookie Lyon in Empire and as … Continue reading Around The Way Girl : A Memoir – Review