“I was okay just a moment ago. I will learn how to be okay again.” My Thoughts on We Are Okay by Nina LaCour | A spoiler-free book review

We Are Okay by Nina LaCour My rating: 3 of 5 stars In One Line: A quick, warm read about loss, grief and moving on – about a young girl & her only family.  I was gifted this book by my friend and I’m so happy to have read it! Yes, I gave it 3 […]

“You want to know what weakness is? Weakness is treating someone as though they belong to you. Strength is knowing that everyone belongs to themselves.” | My Thoughts on Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi | Spoiler-free book review

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi My rating: 5 of 5 stars In One Line: Beautiful, heartbreaking story of two sisters told over generations, written brilliantly, will leave you surrounded by some intelligent thoughts, and provide you strength to understand and empathise the characters not only in the book but those around you.  Before I begin sharing my […]

Dear Diary | 16 Dec, 2017 | The One Where We Follow Mr. Doughnut!

Dear Diary  I look more like winter, than winter looks like winter. Made sense? made sense. It’s so cold! 😀 Early Morning: (Starts whenever I wake up!) Reading, emails, work, tea, Mr. Doughnut.   Mr. Doughnut:    After lunch: When I REALLY wanted to clean my room, wait for Mr. Doughnut to settle down and then came […]

Why I think Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon is unfair and disappointing | A spoiler-free book review

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon My rating: 2 of 5 stars In One Line: Misguided representation of a highly sensitive health disorder, unfair and disappointing plot line ; good writing style and a quick read with fun illustrations. Before I begin and tell you the reason why this book disappointed me.. let’s look at how this […]

Dear Diary | 15 Dec, 2017 | The One where I think I really like Time-lapse!

Dear Diary  I understand that darkness is followed by light, and hence I remain patient. 8.30 AM – Who’s put an early alarm on my phone? 😣 9.00 AM – Oh! I did. Well, since my body’s going to take time might as well continue listening to Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick! A few minutes […]

My Thoughts on Becoming God by Pankaj Ogra | Blog Tour | A Spoiler-free book review

Rating: 2.5-3 stars / 5 Author: Pankaj Ogra Publisher: Notion Press In One Line: A quick, one-time read, that reminds you of what Life really is about and how to focus on essential things, through a scattered story line. Do I recommend it? – Yes, only to anyone who’s looking for an easy, beginner, motivational/philosophical book. (and doesn’t mind […]

Dear Diary | 4th – 5th Dec, 2017 | The one where I was so sleepy, I wanted to cry!

Dear Diary  The sky was pink & purple today. And now I want to paint. Cool? Cool. Thoughts on A Freezing Night In Geneva: Click here to read. Bookling’s Crate Unboxing:  And yes, I bring you another episode of Body y you do dis? This be my life with auto-immunity: Highlights –  Eyes – I cant’ seem […]

My Thoughts on A Freezing Night in Geneva by Ajay Adala | A spoiler-free book review

A Freezing Night in Geneva by Ajay Adala My rating: 2 of 5 stars In one line: A good one-time read. Simple and Straight-forward.  A Freezing Night in Geneva is a story about how the author had to face various difficult situations during his trip in Switzerland as a student. According to me, it was […]