Nel's Perspective: At first, I wasn’t sure of my ability to do justice to Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? as I have little experience with sci-fi-related things. But Vel decided to take me out of my crime and mystery bubble and offer a rather thought-provoking book, which also contained some elements of the crime … Continue reading Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
Vel's Perspective: It is somewhat challenging to write about a compilation of short stories. There are some I loved, and some I didn’t. On the other hand, to fully appreciate the style of an author it is best to read more than one of their creations. I will mention only a few of the tales, … Continue reading Selected Tales by Edgar Allan Poe
Nel's Perspective: I had only heard about this book. Many people said it was good, other said that the film was even better. Certainly, the book was on my reading list and I would have gotten to it in due time. But in this case, Vel was the perpetrator, who unknowingly moved The Book Thief … Continue reading The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Tibet has long had a mysterious allure to me. Yet the reality seems to be quite far from what I imagined.