Book Review – How to Kidnap the Rich

Before we left for our road trip last year, I heard the presenters of the RN Bookshelf discuss this book by Rahul Raina. I immediately reserved this at my local library. Although, I only got to read it after we got back from our 3.5 months road trip. So what is this book about? Well,…

Library Visit 2021 – City Library Adelaide

I think this might be my favourite public library in South Australia. Maybe it’s to do with its location (heart of the city) and it caters to the city users. Date of Visit: 28 September 2021 Features: I loved the collection and the space of the City Library – Adelaide. Collection The library is a…

Book Review – Ikigai

I’m reviewing two books today which cover similar topics: The Japanese secret to a long and happy life by Hector Garcia and Francesc Miralles The little book of Ikigai: The essential Japanese way to finding your purpose in life by Ken Mogi So working in a library, I get to see the books that come…

Library Visit 2021 – State Library of South Australia

I actually wanted to visit the Art Gallery of South Australia but somehow navigated myself to the State Library of South Australia instead. Good move too as I actually enjoyed spending my time here. Date of visit: 26 September 2021 Features: Here are a few of the library’s features that are worth mentioning. Front of…

Book Review – Dune

I read Dune by Frank Herbert during our road trip last year. Actually, I wouldn’t have read this book if there wasn’t a new film of the same name coming out. Yes, I remembered the boring and slow movie made by David Lynch back in 1984. But I’ve forgotten most of the story and characters…