Notes of a Naive Traveler: Nepal and Thailand by Jennifer S Alderson #BookReview #Travel

After reading Down and Out in Kathmandu, the first fictional adventure of Zelda Richardson, I was eager to learn more about the incredible country of Nepal and author, Jennifer S Alderson’s experiences as a volunteer teacher. Jennifer was indeed a naïve traveler, who had left her family and secure job in Seattle to live withContinue reading “Notes of a Naive Traveler: Nepal and Thailand by Jennifer S Alderson #BookReview #Travel”

Bamboo Road by Ann Bennett #Bookreview #TuesdayBookBlog

  This third book in Ann Bennett’s Bamboo Trilogy complements the earlier books but can be read on its own.  It tells the story of Sirinya, a young Thai girl who, with her family, helped some of the prisoners building the Burma railway during the Second World War.  We meet Sirinya when she returns toContinue reading “Bamboo Road by Ann Bennett #Bookreview #TuesdayBookBlog”