Bookmark This! Ep 15: Escape into these books

Journalists Olivia Ho (left) and Toh Wen Li (right).
Journalists Olivia Ho (left) and Toh Wen Li (right).ST PHOTOS: OLIVIA HO, TOH WEN LI

After nearly two months under the circuit breaker, you may want to break free.

Journalists Olivia Ho and Toh Wen Li  pick out some escapist reads for you in the latest episode of this Straits Times literary podcast, whether it is swashbuckling adventure The Scarlet Pimpernel or winsome fantasy Howl's Moving Castle.

Choose your own adventure in Intan Paramaditha's The Wandering or flee a futuristic Singapore for new worlds in Judith Huang's Sofia And The Utopia Machine.

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Produced by: Olivia Ho, Toh Wen Li and Penelope Lee

Edited by: Penelope Lee

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 09, 2020, with the headline 'Bookmark This! Ep 15: Escape into these books'. Print Edition | Subscribe