“I had become a foreigner in the place, I had always called home.” | My Thoughts on the Kommandant’s Girl by Pam Jenoff | A spoiler-free book review.

Rating: 3.5 Stars In One Line:A young Jew, living by a Christian name, working under a Nazi Officer, in hopes of being reunited with her husband. Genre: Historical Fiction   “Anna is something wrong?” Yes I want to say. You ran a prison camp for Jews. You keep my parents locked in the ghetto. You […]

Mr. Doughnut, I jumped for the first time in 12 years. | 9-11 March, 2018

Hi Doughie I’m listening to Kommandant’s Girl’s audio book, as I write this. It’s a book by Pam Jenoff, a historical fiction romance. A little different from other books I’ve read based during the Nazi invasion. The narration isn’t that great but it isn’t that bad too. I don’t feel like reading physically, yet and […]

“A weed is just a flower growing in the wrong place” | My Thoughts on Perfect by Cecelia Ahern | A Spoiler-free Book Review

Perfect by Cecelia Ahern My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars This book is the Perfect sequel, with its own flaws, to Flawed. See what I did there? Oh well! Perfect starts with twists and turns from the first few pages itself. It has a lot of new characters to present and a lot of new things […]

“I’ve learned that to be courageous is to feel fear within, every step of the way.” | My Thoughts on Flawed by Cecelia Ahern | A Spoiler-free Book review

Flawed by Cecelia Ahern My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars One of my main reasons to pick a Cecelia Ahern book is to bring some happiness to my usual heavy reading. And that’s why I got a copy of Flawed, without reading the synopsis, and decided to read it last year. This book isn’t your typical […]

“I taught you to succeed. I goaded you. But when things went wrong…I did not teach you to fail.” My thoughts on If I Had To Tell It Again by Gayathri Prabhu | A spoiler-free book review.

If I Had to Tell It Again by Gayathri Prabhu My rating: 3 of 5 stars In One Line: Read this book to learn strength and patience ; to understand that it’s important to acknowledge and accept ; and learn how to fail. I always find it difficult to “rate” and “review” a memoir. How do […]

“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 […]

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 | 1 & 2 Dec, 2017 | The One Where I Celebrate my Blog Birthday

Dear Diary  I’m writing this on the 3rd of this month because here’s what happened: But before that, here’s what I’m listening to 1 Dec,2017: I’m in the middle of posting my blog for the day when my laptop decided to crash. And I didn’t bother much with it thinking that I’ll have the blog post […]