The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan (Book Summary)

Anthony Peardew is the keeper of lost things. It started when he lost his late wife’s communion medal on the day of her death, and he felt like he failed her. He collected the lost things, labeled it in his study with the hope that it will someday be reunited with its owners, just like the medal that he lost. Those lost things also inspired his short stories that were published. When he died, he left the house they called Padua, to Laura, his assistant. Laura took care of the house or her inheritance together with Sunshine and Freddy. Sunshine is a neighbor who became Laura’s friend after Anthony’s death. Freddy is the gardener who got close to Laura after Anthony’s death as well (they even end up falling in love). Continue reading The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan (Book Summary)

My Journey with Reading Novels

Back in 5th grade, I was not allowed to read romantic novels because I was still too young, but there were nights when i couldn’t sleep, so I secretly read novels underneath my blanket. A year after, we found out that my eyes were damaged and I had to get glasses, with 2.50 on each. It was already obvious that I read, so I was already allowed to read novels (romantic once since this is the only novels available at home). I read it before sleeping, on weekdays and on summer vacations. Continue reading My Journey with Reading Novels