Life’s Like That: Scenes from Malaysian Life
ISBN : 9789674153823
Author: Lydia Teh
Published Date: November 2018
In this collection of amusing meditations on Malaysian life, Lydia Teh dives into the complexities of and contradictions in such things as families, pregnancies, babies, motherhood, hobbies, festivities, daily ablutions, pets and other calamities. Not only has she imbued her stories of homespun ordinariness and nostalgia with a luminous sheen, she also captures the essence of being Malaysian with wit and bracing honesty.
Teh's candid tales bring to life the warm humour and treacly sweetness in all things Malaysian and encapsulates the heart and soul of Malaysia. Get to know or be reacquainted with this unique corner of the world and its people through her eyes.