Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is Father’s Day themed and so I thought I’d talk about some of the noteworthy fathers I’ve come across in fiction. Not all of them are great people or even good fathers, but they’ve all played an important role in shaping their child’s story. Unfortunately this time I had been unable … More Top Ten Tuesday: Noteworthy fictional fathers
Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme hosted at Lauren’s page turners. In order to participate, you have to show off a book from your Goodreads TBR. Don’t forget to link back to the creator. My pick for the day is Just Listen by Sarah Dessen Annabel Green is “the girl who has everything” — at least that’s … More Goodreads Monday
Okay, I am an Indian but I seldom read books by Indian authors, which is something I’d like to change. So, I’d like to share five Indian books on my TBR. Leila by Prayaag Akbar In a digitized city, sometime in the near future, as an obsession with purity escalates, walls come up dividing and … More Five Indian Books on my TBR.
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s theme is ‘Books of X genre recently added to your TBR ‘ and I thought I’d talk about Science Fiction and Fantasy,since I love those genres. 1.Domechild by Shiv Ramdas A suicidal machine. A child with a secret that can … More Top Ten Tuesday: SFF books recently added to my TBR.
Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he turns his attention back to the source, presenting a bravura rendition of the great northern tales. In Norse Mythology, Gaiman fashions primeval stories into a novelistic arc that begins with the genesis of the legendary nine … More Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
I had mentioned that I was doing the popsugar reading challenge, and I thought I’d do a quick update on it. (× means I am yet to finish reading for a particular prompt.) A book recommended by a librarian.× A book that’s been on your TBR for way too long× A book of letters× A … More Popsugar reading challenge update
I read nine books this month, and I’d like to make a departure from tradition and do the wrap up in the order of rating. Fortunately, all the books I had read ranked three stars or above. 3-4 star reads. 3 stars. This is about Kate, a preacher’s daughter and an aspiring MIT student who … More May 2017 Wrap Up