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“A Shadow of a Shadow of a Dream” by Catherine Lim – A Book Review

I picked up this book published in 2017 by Marshall Cavendish. A Shadow of a Shadow of a Dream by Catherine Lim was released by different publishers before, under a longer title for the book. It was named: The Shadow … Continue reading

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“Aunty Lee’s Chilled Revenge” by Ovidia Yu – A Book Review

This the third book on Aunty Lee by Ovidia Yu. Aunty Lee owns a Peranakan café called Aunty Lee’s Delights. She has connections with the Singapore Police Force and uses her delightful Peranakan and Singapore local food to solve murder … Continue reading

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“Meddling and Murder” by Ovidia Yu – A Book Review

Aunty Lee, the Peranakan aunty is back to solve a murder and some other crimes. This is what Rosie Lee does best besides being famous for her Peranakan delicious cuisines. She cannot help not meddling since the crimes revolve around … Continue reading

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“Aunty Lee’s Deadly Specials” by Ovidia Yu – A Book Review

This the author’s second book in the series on kiasu, kaypoh Aunty Lee helping to solve crimes in Singapore. Her first book is Aunty Lee’s Delights. The main characters in the first book continue in this second fictional story. Familiarity … Continue reading

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“Aunty Lee’s Delights” by Ovidia Yu – A Book Review

The sub-title to this novel is about a Singapore Mystery. It is a mystery for Aunty Lee to play private detective. Aunty Lee owns the café Aunty Lee’s Delights that serves Peranakan food. I liked how the author Ovidia Yu … Continue reading

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“The Mouse Marathon” by Ovidia Yu – A Book Review

Work of fiction 190 Pages Published in 1993 The novel is set in two countries across the causeway, Singapore and Malaysia back in the 1990s. The story is about the main character Lee Jaylin and her family connections across the … Continue reading

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“Miss Moorthy Investigates” by Ovidia Yu – A Book Review

Ovidia Yu is a great writer and a humourous one at that too. I picked up Miss Moorthy Investigates recently and only read Ovidia Yu’s work for the first time. This murder mystery fictional story was published in 2012 and … Continue reading

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