“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.

“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 [...]

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

“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

“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 [...]

My Thoughts on Placard Holder in the Pass by Peeyush Maniyambath

My Thoughts on Placard Holder in the Pass by Peeyush Maniyambath

Placard Holder in the Pass by Peeyush Maniyambath My rating: 3 of 5 stars  (According to Goodreads scale) In One Line - A well written character-driven story  that's refreshing to read and quite thought-provoking.  I'm glad this was my last read of 2017 because its simplicity provoked me to think beyond what we normally see [...]

“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.

“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

“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 [...]