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Books that I read in 2006

Rhythmgirl
 
The Undomestic Goddess
The Undomestic Goddess
"Had a good laugh indeed, I like it!"
Other People's Worlds
Other People's Worlds
"I read this 10 years ago but couldn't remember anything.  On re-reading, I come to conclude that Trevor's works seldom disappoint and I particularly like the way he describes his characters."
On Beauty
On Beauty
"Maybe I really had too high expectation from it and therefore am disappointed!"
1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
"No wonder it's a classic, some parts of it remind me of the cultural revolution in China during the sixties and seventies."
The Hundred Secret Senses
The Hundred Secret Senses
"Tan always writes good stories and for this one, I feel really touched at the end."
The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales (Penguin Psychology)
The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales (Penguin Psychology)
"Read the first part for research, if have time, would read the second part later.  Quite illuminating stuff."
In Her Mother's House: The Politics of Asian American Mother-Daughter Writing (Critical Perspectives on Asian Pacific Americans)
In Her Mother's House: The Politics of Asian American Mother-Daughter Writing (Critical Perspectives on Asian Pacific Americans)
"For research again and I quite like it, though it'd be better if the author could make it more concise."
Woman, Native, Other: Writing Postcoloniality and Feminism
Woman, Native, Other: Writing Postcoloniality and Feminism
"A good-read, though am not an expert in feminism."
Rebecca
Rebecca
"Good for leisure reading, but for some reason it becomes less interesting after the secret is unveiled."