The Illicit Happiness of Other People by Manu Joseph

A very surprising and unputdownable book… I was not very sure to read it for a while just because I did not want to dig in a mysterious case of a suicide of a boy. You know that subject is not the best one to read nowadays… Frankly speaking, the fact that I run out of my English written books last week gave me the primary reason to read it and...

Asia’s Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific by Robert D. Kaplan

I will call the book as “light reading” for someone who has studied or knowledge in the South Asia. It is not a book with full of information or academic discussions but rather an “observation”. In other words, readers are not challenged with many ideas or hypothesis requiring strong academic background. However, it does speak for the experience of....