booktubeathon tbr 2018
Books, Random

BooktubeAThon 2018 TBR

"So what is this BookTubeAThon everyone keeps talking about?" Well: The BooktubeAThon is week-long ReadAThon that has reading challenges, Instagram challenges & video challenges. It runs from midnight on the 30th of July to 11:59pm on the 5th of August. Most people choose the books they want to read based on the reading challenges. Here's my… Continue reading BooktubeAThon 2018 TBR

Books, Review

Book review: The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet – David Mitchell ****

In 1799, Jacob de Zoet disembarks on the tiny island of Dejima, the Dutch East India Company’s remotest trading post in a Japan otherwise closed to the outside world. A junior clerk, his task is to uncover evidence of the previous Chief Resident’s corruption. Cold-shouldered by his compatriots, Jacob earns the trust of a local… Continue reading Book review: The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet – David Mitchell ****