2018
Update on challenges

Sunday Musings #31: An Update On My 2018 Challenges!

Hello peopleDid you guys have a merry Christmas and happy holidays? I will be visiting each one of...
Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin Featured

Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin: A book review

Y'all know how I successfully completed the A-Z reading challenge of 2018! I know I know, I...
Book review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Book review: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Once in a while we read a book that will make you excited and some might even make you cry. While The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society made me feel me both, the one feeling that I can associate with it more than the above is warm fuzzy. I can remember the...

Sunday Musings #24: One With Diwali and DIYs

Sunday Musings #24: One With Diwali and DIYs

Hello people This week flew amidst festivities, lights and lots of cooking. We had a festival called Diwali or Deepavali which literally translates to festival of lights. We Indians generally make a huge deal of it with loads of fireworks, lights, feasts and of course...

Flyaway Friday: Let us fly off to Italy

Flyaway Friday: Let us fly off to Italy

Do you know that the "new shiny thing" is really a syndrome? I am positive that I might be afflicted by it. I am talking about the feature we started at the beginning of the year called Flyaway Friday. I know it has been a while since we visited France and Finland, so...

Plot holes: Watch out for these inconsistencies!

Plot holes: Watch out for these inconsistencies!

There comes a time when every author has to put an end to their writing and start seeing their work objectively. Their objectivity would go a long away in making their manuscript, or book if I may, appealing to the masses. Of course the beta readers and editors would...

Review Shots: Three hyped up books that didn’t turn out well

Review Shots: Three hyped up books that didn’t turn out well

You know I usually say I never read a book when everyone is talking about it, right? But I am here to show you that I have read some books at the right time. And of course, I forgot to review them right then, which is quite like me of course.  So in our new...

Sunday Musings #23: One About The Fa.. (Sorry) The Winter Is Here

Sunday Musings #23: One About The Fa.. (Sorry) The Winter Is Here

Hey people I know the fall just started, but now it is already winter. I mean as much a winter as this desert Dubai would get to. Of course it is gonna get colder as it goes, and I can't say enough how much I love this pleasant winter, instead of the harsh summer that...

Eight book covers that made me go – WTF!

Eight book covers that made me go – WTF!

Of course we are going to judge a book by its covers. Let us be honest, does any one follow that proverb in its literal sense. More often than not, it works so well. So well that they tell us off some books. I am sure you have seen some interesting covers on books....

Let Us Discuss Weird Bookish Habits

Let Us Discuss Weird Bookish Habits

No two bookworms can be same, right? Even if we read similar books and have similar tastes in bookish things, we can't all be the same, can we? And that is true especially in my case because most of my bookish habits are weird and eccentric.  Tell me how...

Review Shots: It is all about family and friendships

Review Shots: It is all about family and friendships

It has been a while since I posted these review shots but here I am. I will be posting these mini reviews on the first Monday of every month, as per my old schedule. And I have a huge review backlog so I will utilizing this chance perfectly.  This week I have...