Book Review: Wise and Otherwise, A Salute to life

We as a family are really fond of KBC. Especially Amitabh Bachchan’s hosting, his humour, his voice. The stories he shares about his father are truly captivating especially the story of his surname, if you’ve heard that.I try to watch KBC whenever it airs. Its a special time for family. Every one prompting their answers…

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

” We rest; a dream has power to poison sleep. We rise; one wand’ring thought pollutes the day. We feel; conceive, or reason; laugh, or weep, Embrace fond woe, or cast pur cares away; It is the same: for, be it joy or sorrow, The path of its departure still is free. Man’s yesterday may…

Mahabharat Appreciation Post

Day before yesterday I watched the last episode of Mahabharat and I’m in complete awe of it. I remember watching it in my childhood and had a vague idea about the story.Lockdown made me watch it and I’m glad I did. It has become my favourite show till date. Everyone should watch it once in…

Book Review: Erotic Stories For Punjabi widows

The title sounded too intriguing to resist but I didn’t really thought they’d actually be erotic storiesbut the book has more in store than just erotic stories. This book is a complete fiction in itself. It has drama, humour, romance, mystery, witty and uthentic desi honour.Balli jaswal has proved herself as a great jugular when…

Anne of green gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery

“It’s been my experience that you can nearly enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.” A few years back a beautiful hardcover was brought only because it was available at a very lower price.The book honoured the book shelf for a year or two. 🌺 Finally the time came and…

After You

The review for this one was long due but the procrastinator in me finally gave up . The book seemed quite off key to me, that’s reason for late review. If a book is good you want to write the review as soon as possible. Boring books lets you stall and stall for a review….

Book Review: Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Book Review Swing Time by Zadie Smith My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟/5 This is my first read by Zadie Smith. The story revolves around the life of two little girls and how their same aspirations with different upbringing affects their future choices and thus changing their life. 🍍 The solid plot of the story was lost during…

Book Review: Go Set A Watchman by Harper lee

“Every man’s island, Jean Louise, every man’s watchman, is his conscience”. Book Review: Title: Go Set A Watchmen My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟/5 When a writer gives you a sequel after decades. One cannot deny it. Tenure of lee’s writing is still as evident as ever. Strong willed characters keeping their morale stand as ever. The conscience…

A Wild Sheep Chase by Haruki Murakami

Book Review : A Wild Sheep Chase by Haruki Murakami My Rating : 🌟🌟🌟 🦄 Written by Murakami in 1982 in Japanese, translated to English by Alfred Birnbaum. I feel so strongly about this book. There are things that I did like and the things that I didn’t. Firstly what I loved was the narrative…