Saturday, December 24, 2011


Books Read 2011

  1. My Lifelong Challenge: Singapore's Bilingual Journey • Lee Kuan Yew
  2. The May 13 Generation: The Chinese Middle Schools Student Movement and Singapore Politics in the 1950s • Edited by Tan Jing Quee,Tan Kok Chiang & Hong Lysa
  3. Chinese Schools in British Malaya: Policies and Politics • Lee Ting Hui
  4. Shambhala: Sacred Path of the Warrior • Chögyam Trungpa
  5. The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times • Pema Chodron
  6. Taking the Leap: Freeing Ourselves from Old Habits and Fears • Pema Chodron
  7. 365 Thank Yous: The Year a Simple Act of Daily Gratitude Changed My Life • John Kralik
  8. The Wisdom of No Escape • Pema Chodron
  9. The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are • Brene Brown
  10. When Things Fall Apart • Pema Chodron
  11. The Miracle of Mindfulness: A Manual on Meditation • Thich Nhat Hanh
  12. The Little Prince • Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  13. Shah of Shahs • Ryszard Kapuściński [translated from the Polish by William R. Brand & Katarzyna Mroczkowska-Brand]
  14. Opening the Door of Your Heart and other Buddhist Tales of Happiness • Ajahn Brahm
  15. Let the Right One In • John Ajvide Lindqvist [translated from the Swedish by Ebba Segerberg]
  16. Outliers: The Story of Success • Malcolm Gladwell