BEST HOLIDAY READS

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Published on November 08, 2016 with No Comments

Gift someone the gift of reading with these fabulous reads of 2016.

 

BRAHIM’S: MALAYSIA’S FAVOURITE TRADITIONAL RECIPES
Ibrahim Badawi
Ibrahim Badawi created a Malaysian food empire through understanding what Malaysians really want: home-styled food and traditional recipes. Now, he’s sharing his own collection of the best home-cooked meals in this book that will transport every Asian food lover to his mother’s kitchen.

 


 

NUJEEN: ONE GIRL’S INCREDIBLE JOURNEY FROM WAR-TORN SYRIA IN A WHEELCHAIR
Nujeen Mustafa and Christina Lamb
Nujeen Mustafa has cerebral palsy and cannot walk. This did not stop her braving inconceivable odds to travel in her wheelchair from Syria in search of a new life. Sharing her full story for the first time, Nujeen recounts the details of her childhood and disability, as well as the specifics of her harrowing journey across the Mediterranean to Greece and finally to Germany to seek an education and the medical treatment she needs.

 


 

THERE’S A SNAKE IN MY SCHOOL!
David Walliams
Introducing a spectacularly slithery picture book packed with mischief and mayhem! Get to know Miranda who loves to be different. On Bring-your-pet-to-school Day she introduces everyone to her very DIFFERENT pet … Penelope the snake. Discover the ssssspectacularly funny adventure as Miranda goes up against Miss Bloat the headmistress.

 


 

THE CHEMIST
Stephenie Meyer
An ex-agent on the run from her former employers must take one more case to clear her name and save her life. What she doesn’t expect is that the information she acquires only makes her situation more dangerous. Resolving to meet the threat head on, she prepares for the toughest fight of her life. And as she sees her choices being rapidly whittled down, she must apply her unique talents in ways she never dreamed of.

 


 

LONELY PLANET’S BEST IN TRAVEL 2017
Lonely Planet
Where is the best place to visit right now, at this very moment in travel history? This is the most hotly contested topic at Lonely Planet and dominates more conversations than any other. We pose this question to everyone at Lonely Planet, from our authors and editors, all the way to our online family of bloggers and tweeters. The list is 10 countries, 10 regions and 10 cities that travellers must visit in the year ahead.

 


 

A NYONYA INHERITANCE
Pearly Kee
Pearly Kee is a fifth generation Penang Nyonya and well-known food ambassador for Penang. Her popular Nyonya cooking classes have attracted students from all over the world, drawn by her cheeky, feisty style. She has also appeared on numerous cooking programmes aired throughout Asia, showcasing the best of Nyonya cuisine. This is her first book and a revised edition with four brand new recipes. A must-read for anyone looking to recreate the magic of a Penang Nyonya kitchen!

 


 

SMALL GREAT THINGS: A NOVEL
Jodi Picoult
With richly layered characters and a gripping moral dilemma, Picoult leads readers to question everything they know about privilege, power and race. African American nurse Ruth Jefferson attends to a baby belonging to a white supremacist parents. When tragedy ensues Ruth is charged with a serious crime. Kennedy McQuarrie, a white public defender, takes her case but gives unexpected advice: Kennedy insists that mentioning race in the courtroom is not a winning strategy.

 

 

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