Writers I read: The formidable Meihan Boey on writing and Asian Gothic

Meihan Boey’s ‘The Formidable Miss Cassidy‘ has been making waves. It’s the winner of the 2021 Epigram Books Fiction Prize and has just snagged one of 3 spots on the Singapore Books Award shortlist for Best Literary Work. The novel is a truly delicious Singaporean rojak featuring a Scottish governess who’s more than she seems, … Continue reading

Books I read: A take on some best-sellers from my to-read pile

Have you ever puzzled over bestseller lists and wonder why you’re not just ‘getting’ some of the new trends? Well, here’s my latest list … What can I say. It’s a matter of taste., that’s what.