Amazon e-book sales overtake print for first time

Online retailer may be on target for sales of 500,000 Kindle e-readers over Christmas Katie Allen guardian.co.uk, Monday 28 December 2009 19.29 GMT Spare a thought for the humble hardback this Christmas. It seems the traditional giftwrapped tome is being trumped by downloads, after Amazon customers bought more e-books than printed books for the first…

My Love Triangle

My relationship with Books wasn’t serious before…especially during my college and uni years. Our relationship used to be more of a on-and-off thing, ‘cuz on one hand, I couldn’t stand not being around Books, but on the other hand, I couldn’t help flirting with Parties and Men. But now that I had enough of those…

OOps….

Sorry my dear readers, World Book Day’s on the 23rd of April which is 2 wks later, not today haha Look how excited I can get when it comes to books! LOL!

Answers to Salihah’s Questions

Hi Salihah, To your question, “Can i know what r da interesting things of Haruki Murakami n Roald Dahl dat make u like their books? bcoz it was my 1st time heard their names hehe who knows i can be their fan too =) tq” Answer: Haruki Murakami is because of his wild, beautiful imaginations….His…

Thank You Li Shian!

Li Shian, thank you so much for featuring my blog in your papers, Kosmo! My counter went up, up, up! haha How nice if the share market works the same way too hehe To those of you who’d like to read the story but didn’t manage to get a copy of Kosmo!, here’s the online…

Become an ECO Fren!

The KL Design Week (KLDW) team wanted to have a green agenda as part of KLDW that runs till April 4th (which is tomorrow). So anyway, they got designers from all over the world to participate and create designs for bags that urge people to save our environment. These designer bags can be seen all…

Love Makes the World Go ‘Round

A good friend of mine asked me to blog about this. And I’d like to thank him for sending me this great reminder. It is a great video, with a very important message. This song made me realise a few things:1) I’m very very fortunate to have all my basic needs fulfilled2) I must learn…

Name for Fame?

Came across this while surfing. Kavita, if you’re reading this, some inspiration from here maybe? hehehehehe Weirdest Celebrity Baby NamesHere are the nominees:1)Sunday Rose Urban (Nicole Kidman & Keith Urban’s daughter)2)Bronx Mowgli Wentz (Ashlee Simpson’s son)3)Zuma Nesta Rock Rosdale (Gwen Stefani & Gavin Rosdale’s daughter)4)Knox Leon & Vivienne Marcheline Jolin-Pitt5)Nakoa Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa (Denise…

A stunt for fun?

My hubby shared this with me today (twas also in The Star), and I totally agree with the writer. In fact I shared the same sentiment with my hubby just yesterday haha TheStar – Wednesday March 25, 2009 Earth Hour is a mere publicity stunt I READ with amazement and irony the efforts of WWF…

An Angel in Disguise

I recently picked up Her World for an assignment I was working on, and I was drawn to one particular article titled ‘From the Heart’. This story is about Elizabeth Tan, 52, who was a regular homemaker until year 2000 when she was hospitalised. After a successful operation, she was determined to pursue a more…