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When A Snail Falls in Love – This is my court and I control the balls on it ….

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze. Carolyn Gold Heilbrun oh! … brief Xu Xu, a psychologist and new intern to the Violent Crime Unit lead by stony-faced Captain Ji Bai, is tasked with solving a series of crimes that are mysteriously connected. As time and the investigation progress, Xu Xu and Ji Bai develop an attraction …

‘Hide and Seek’ can be a scary game

The justifications of men who kill should always be heard with skepticism, said the monster Patrick Ness, A Monster Calls  oh! … brief A strangely obsessive man, Zhang Jiawei, lives in a beautiful apartment with his wife, Pingzhi, and their daughter, Zhang Zimeng. He suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorders and mysophobia which makes his life very complicated. Estranged from his older brother at a very young …

I cannot blame him for not knowing the gentleness of my soul!

Why is there ever this perverse cruelty in humankind, that makes us hurt most those we love best? Jacqueline Carey, Kushiel’s Chosen   oh! … brief An injured Mr Chen was being pursued by a Japanese ‘businessman’, Maeda Ryuichi, when he stumbles across the home of Rong Jinxiu, one of his students. He is rescued by Jinxiu and her father, a renowned pharmacist. He reveals …

Rookie Agent Rouge 2016

Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies Jane Austen oh! … brief It’s 1937 in Shanghai and Japanese troops have infiltrated the city in their war with China, prompting a rise in patriotism among Chinese people. A young woman (Lan Yan Zhi) who has an interest in serving her country as the war between Japan and China rages and WWII draws near. …

Make sure you are clear about the expectations your boss has for you!

The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.  Thomas Merton oh! … brief A rich and somewhat cocky heir, Feng Teng, is the president of a large-sized business and extremely protective of his sister, Feng Yue since their …

The warrior’s intention should be simply to grasp his sword and to die!

Warriors should suffer their pain silently Erin Hunter, Into the Wild oh! … background Hua Mulan was a legendary woman warrior from the Southern and Northern Dynasties period (420–589) of Chinese history and was originally described in a ballad known as the Ballad of Mulan. In the ballad, Hua Mulan takes her aged father’s place in the army. She was a beautiful woman who was very strong and was known for practising martial arts such …

Nothing you do for a child is ever wasted

It is by doubting that we come to investigate, and by investigating that we recognize the truth Peter Abelard oh! … brief In the fictional city of Xuanyu, a series of unexplained missing children is the basis for an ongoing investigation. One of those missing is the child of a policewoman. She receives a phone call from a random man who claims to know the …