Tag: Fiction

Books: Tai-Pan (James Clavell)

Tai-Pan is a book in the Asian Saga series written by James Clavell. Other famous books in the series include Noble House and Shogun, although I have not read either of those books before. Tai-Pan was written in 1966 (so long ago!), but I still found the book extremely interesting. The setting of the book…

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Books: The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (Jonas Jonasson)

The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared was originally written in Swedish in 2009, before being translated into English in 2012. The book is fiction, but it manages to blend a lot of true historical facts and events into it. For example, the main character in the book, Allan…

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