Category Archives: BOOKS AND READINGS

Everyday Greatness by Steven Covey

A great book with many inspirational stories which highlights the human spirit and the power of the mind. The stories featured in this book exemplifies people overcoming adversity and challenges in their daily lives. The collection of inspiring stories are … Continue reading

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River Dog: A Journey Down the Brahmaputra by Mark Shand

I recently finished reading Mark Shand’s River Dog and it was an excellent book. This book has been sitting on my bookshelf for a very LONG time – I got this book as a present back in 1993 – and … Continue reading

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The Shark and the Goldfish

The shark and the goldfish: Positive ways to thrive during waves of change by Jon Gordon is a good read. This interesting fable about a goldfish who has always been fed and the shark who looks for his food teaches … Continue reading

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BookFest @Malaysia 2009

This week was my book-shopping week @ BookFest 2009 held in Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. To encourage people to come in on weekdays, they had massive discounts for selected books – it was a great bargain. So, from Monday to … Continue reading

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Compulsive Book Hoarder

I have been on a compulsive-book-buying-spree lately. And it took me a while to notice my burgeoning shelf – loaded with books, some of which I have yet to read. So, I told myself to stop hoarding books for the … Continue reading

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April Read: The Choice by Nicholas Sparks

It has been quite some time since I last read fiction, with the exception of Paulo Coelho’s writings. Most of the non-fictions that I read require some contemplation and some time to appreciate the phrases – that’s why I find … Continue reading

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March Read: The Witch of Portobello

I have been a fan of Paulo Coelho’s writings ever since Chin Lay introduced me to his masterpiece – The Alchemist. After that, I took interest to read his other books – Veronica Decides to Die, The Eleven Minutes (although … Continue reading

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