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A Geek in Thailand – Book Review

Usually I’m not the biggest of readers when it comes to travel books as I rather experience things by myself. This however gives me some background knowledge when it comes to books covering places I spent lots of time at. So when I got approached to review this book I figured I could give it a try as I’ve been living here for a long time and probably have seen almost everything. The Synopsis of “A Geek in Thailand” reads as follows: A Geek in Thailand is a light-hearted but perceptive…

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The Kite Runner : Friendship and Redemption

“A boy, who won’t stand up for himself, becomes a man who won’t stand up for anything.” In a lifetime, there will be many movies that would come into your life and change you completely. For me, The Kite Runner is on that shelf, right next to ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ and ‘The boy in the Striped Pajamas’. This brilliant and unforgettable story was an eye-opener for me. Not only has it changed the way I see the world, it also made me remember the choices I made when I was…

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Fanday: Movie VS. Book.

“Just only one day is enough.” “Fanday” (แฟนเดย์), Oneday in English, is pretty popular among teenagers in Thailand right now. Anyone who hasn’t watched Fanday is out of trend! I don’t usually watch Thai movies in the cinema but since it is so popular, and it is the first movie of the “GDH” company, the new company formed after “GTH” company had closed down and since there’s a movie and there’s a book version to compare. This is what I do. So, why not?! The invisible man, Tinkerbell, and Peter Pan.…

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The Happiness of Kati: Book vs. Movie

  Sawadee ka, hi guys! I’m from Motion VS. Letters. I usually compare the moving version of the story (Motion) and the version that you have to read (Letters.) For this blog, I’ll compare and review “The Happiness of Kati,”the famous short novel that got translated into more than 10 languages from Thailand!. Let’s roll! The original “ความสุขของกะทิ” (Kwam-Sook-Kong-Kati, The Happiness of Kati) was published a long long long long time ago, in 2003. It got republished over and over again. Now, it had been published 99 times and this endless publishing…

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