Book Review: Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi

Do you know anything about Iranian/Islamic Revolution? Iranian revolution is the phase that played a major role in making the history of the world. The main reason behind the revolution was the clash between two ideologies. One was the imposition of Westernisation while on the other hand one was to oppose the Westernisation theory andContinue reading “Book Review: Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi”

Book Review: The Overview Motel By Rohaan Ohlyan

An absolute thriller. A fabulous read. Have you ever thought of staying at the motel which is situated in the middle of nowhere? As you have no other option to pursue. And you start witnessing some inexplicable bizarre incidents. Peter and Jack, two friends, during a heavy rain after their car got punctured, reach aContinue reading “Book Review: The Overview Motel By Rohaan Ohlyan”

Book Review: Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery, is such a delightful fun classic to read. I thoroughly enjoyed it.Written in 1908, this is a classic about an eleven year old orphan girl with red hair, Anne Shirley. Anne is full of life, very optimistic, extremely talkative and fun loving. Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert ofContinue reading “Book Review: Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery”

Book Review: Kaveri by Vaishnav Shravan

“We are like a dried leaf hanging on a branch of a tree. When you snap and fall from the tree, you should glide where you want to go or the wind would blow you somewhere else.” : : Kaveri, by Vaishnav Shravan, is a heart-warming story of an eighteen-year-old girl, living in a remoteContinue reading “Book Review: Kaveri by Vaishnav Shravan”

Book Review: Next Door by Blake Pierce

Next Door by Blake Pierce is a complex mystery thriller. Chloe Fine, a FBI intern, moves back to her home town, into a new house with her fiance. Her career with the FBI looks promising, and her wedding is on the horizon. But, she learns, all is not as it seems in suburbia. Chloe beginsContinue reading “Book Review: Next Door by Blake Pierce”

Book Review: Stories for Parents, Children and Grandchildren by Paulo Coelho

A book by Paulo Coelho, and that too, of short stories, is an amazing combination. This is a collection of some great short stories, that are easy to read, and at the same time are really meaningful. It includes tales from many cultures, with stories inspired by the author’s personal experience and also from theContinue reading “Book Review: Stories for Parents, Children and Grandchildren by Paulo Coelho”

Book Review: The Vampire Maid

The Vampire Maid by Hume Nisbet is a short classic tale of a man who is seeking a little break from his city life, ultimately settling in a stone-built cottage on a cliff facing a moor where he comes across a widow and her Daughter. Slowly the nameless protagonist becomes comfortable with the place andContinue reading “Book Review: The Vampire Maid”

Book Review: Curse of Shiva and other tales

Light yet gripping read!! “Curse of Shiva and other tales” by Abhishek Goswami is a collection of short stories and poems. The language is simple and easily comprehensible. The book is divided in to two parts. The first part comprises of short stories that are fascinating, intriguing and each one of them has been narratedContinue reading “Book Review: Curse of Shiva and other tales”

Book Review: The Lockdown Stories by Paperbacks Publishing House.

“I want my heart back. I have missed you so much. I have missed the kindness that I had for people who weren’t kind to me, I miss the laughter, I miss the cries, and I miss the love. Life was simpler then, I was happier then. I miss that version of me, Heart. IContinue reading “Book Review: The Lockdown Stories by Paperbacks Publishing House.”

Book Review: A Face In The Dark by Ruskin Bond

“You don’t have to believe in ghosts in order to enjoy a ghost story”. : By one of the most beloved Indian writers, Ruskin Bond, ‘A Face in the Dark’ is a collection of 28 short ghost/supernatural stories which are brilliantly written and is a treat to all short story lovers. The writing style isContinue reading “Book Review: A Face In The Dark by Ruskin Bond”