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An Unfortunate Readathon | Announcement + TBR

Dear reader, We are sorry to say that the readathon you’re reading about is extremely unpleasant. It is based on the unhappy tale of three very unlucky children. One might say the Baudelaire children are magnets for misfortune. There is nothing to be found in these pages but misery, despair, and discomfort, and you still… Continue reading An Unfortunate Readathon | Announcement + TBR

Book Recommendations · Book review · Bookish talk

A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth // A love letter

I still remember the first time I saw this book. I was in class 10th, browsing through my school library. The size of the book caught my attention. Upon closer inspection, I realized that we had just done a poem by the author, as part of our course. But I didn't pick it up, it… Continue reading A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth // A love letter

Book review

Twilight in Delhi by Ahmed Ali | Book Review

"Delhi was once a paradise,⠀Such peace had abided here;⠀But they have ravished its name and pride,⠀Remain now only ruins and care."Bahadur Shah Zafar I might hate it occasionally, but Delhi is home and an integral part of me. Twilight in Delhi definitely made me miss roaming in the narrow lanes of Chandni Chowk and transported… Continue reading Twilight in Delhi by Ahmed Ali | Book Review

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Meet my overambitious September TBR // I am participating in 5 readathons

Before you say anything, I know I am biting more than I can chew. But I can't help it. I might be self-aware but I do not have even an iota of self control. And that is why I will be doing 5 readathons along with a shitload of college tests and assignments in September.… Continue reading Meet my overambitious September TBR // I am participating in 5 readathons

Book Recommendations · Book review

Cobalt Blue by Sachin Kundalkar | Book Review

“That you should not be here when something we've both wanted happens is no new thing for me. Today too, as always, you're not here.” When a book opens with such a powerful sentence, you know it is going to be good. This book exceeded every single one of of expectations. A family in Pune,… Continue reading Cobalt Blue by Sachin Kundalkar | Book Review

Book Recommendations · Book Tags

The Percy Jackson/Heroes of Olympus Character Book Tag

Growing up, the PJO/HOO series was my comfort read. I have read and re-read the books countless times. I still need to catch up on Magnus Chase and Trials of Apollo, but you bet I'm going to pick them up as soon as I can (but first I've got to re-read PJO and HOO). When… Continue reading The Percy Jackson/Heroes of Olympus Character Book Tag

Bookish talk · www wednesday

WWW Wednesday | 13 May 2020

It's Wednesday again! Time for my second WWW Wednesday! The WWW Wednesday meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and brought back by Taking on a World of Words. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Currently Reading CRAZY RICH ASIANS by… Continue reading WWW Wednesday | 13 May 2020