2018
Christmas

Sunday Musings #25: One About ‘Why Is It Christmas Already?’

First, the supermarket and now Netflix. What is with Christmas being up all around already? I am...
Books in Italy

Flyaway Friday: Books that will take you to Italy

Welcome to another episode of Flyaway Friday edition and we are visiting Italy this week through...
Book review: Camino Island

Book review: Camino Island

Reading and learning new things about the publishing world has been a great interest of mine, as it should be for all book nerds, for a while now. And it might not come out as a surprise that I love a thriller and the good ol' chase. How would it be if these were...

Can you guess the book title based on its character?

Can you guess the book title based on its character?

I love taking fun quizzes online on everything from trivia about geography to what is my gangsta name. But quizzes related to books are the ones I enjoy doing. So let us try this out here. How many books do you read every year? Do you remember all the characters from...

Why I follow your blog?

Why I follow your blog?

We all started blogging for ourselves, didn't we? We wanted to put 'something' out there FOR US. It became fun when we found there are others who share the same excitement about blogging that we have. Then we started receiving a comment or two. And much later someone...

Book review: Crooked House

Book review: Crooked House

When we hear about Agatha Christie's books we immediately associate them with Monsieur Poirot or Miss Marple or the lesser known Tuppence. I was pleasantly surprised that none of these characters would be appearing in Crooked House. To be honest I had never heard of...

One with Pongal & other festivities: Sunday Musings #02

One with Pongal & other festivities: Sunday Musings #02

As you are reading this post, assuming you are reading it on a Sunday afternoon, I will be jumping around the kitchen trying to prepare loads of sweets and savories for Pongal, the harvest festival in India. Though I don't live in India right now, the rituals and...

Flyaway Friday: Books that will take you to France

Flyaway Friday: Books that will take you to France

I love meeting new people and visiting new places. But I am also a person who would be happy to curl up in the bed with a book or watching the television. I mean why would people want to travel in real life when you can armchair travel all through the year right? And...

Book review: Degrees of Love

Book review: Degrees of Love

What more would you want when everyone thinks you seem to have it all? Degrees of Love is a women's fiction that follows the life of Susan Sinclair and her journey into self-discovery after spending almost a decade and a half trying to be there for her family and...

Beta Readers: Who, What, Why and How?

Beta Readers: Who, What, Why and How?

Okay, you have finally finished slaying your evil maniac villain and now your hero and his gal can live happily ever after, or at least until your next installment. What next? Have you beat up yourself reading the manuscript again and even self-edited it? TWICE?....