A moving and shocking insight into Thai society, and the sex trade that has become one of its biggest attractions.
From her birth in 1915 to her death in 2008, Tasha Tudor wrote and/or illustrated 100 children's books. But she lived in 1830. How can that be? Allow me to share with you her special story.
Memoirs chronicle one significant aspect or segment of a person's life rather than its entirety. They convey the ambiance of their social framework, broadening the reader’s knowledge and perspective.
The late Maya Angelou was a poetaster, who dabbled in the writing of essays, songs, and plays. She made her way from prostitute to professor to world-wide, beloved star on little writing talent.
Enid Blyton was the author of children's books. Her books are being read and enjoyed by children across the world even today. Read all about her life in this article.
Girl, Interrupted is a snapshot of life in a mental institution in the late sixties by a young woman who was perhaps no more insane than we are.
My thoughts and a short review of my favorite book, and a comparison of the book to the movie of the same name.
Mahatma Gandhi, the great leader of India's freedom movement was influenced by Jain Philosophy. This article gives you information on Gandhi's affinity with Jainism. Gandhi was born in Modh Vanik community, a merchant community of Gujarat. This community is influenced by Jainism for many...
The story of America's most prolific hitman who claims to have murdered over 200 people starting with his first murder at age 13.
Historians have offered many theories to explain what could drive Alexander the Great to so rapidly conquer much of the known world. Some suggest Alexander was an idealistic visionary who sought to unite the world, helping men of all races and religions live in peace and harmony. Others argue that...