Book: Chess

One of the elusive books from the Penguin Mini Modern Classics that I’m attempting to read through. I first heard about this author through the TV show Criminal Minds. The name Zweig played a pretty a big part in the latest season, but I didn’t realize it was an author until I found the book. … Continue reading

Book: Red Rose, White Rose

I used to be effectively bilingual. Emphasis placed on USED to be. Now, I am unfortunately no longer fluent in Mandarin. This explains why I read Red Rose, White Rose by Eileen Chang in English and not in Mandarin. Oh well, I blame that on spending 5 years in Australia and losing touch with my Chinese roots. … Continue reading