The Waffle Book Tag

I recently came across The Waffle Book Tag by Kat from Novels and Waffles and the tag was so scrumptious, I knew I had to do it! So here are some book recommendations inspired by, and to go with delicious waffle flavors. 1984 1984 is a story set in a dystopian land, about a man […]

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A Will to Kill by RV Raman- a tale of misty mountains and murder | Book Review

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Published by Harper Collins India Genre- Crime Fiction An ageing and wheelchair-bound Bhaskar Fernandez has finally reclaimed his family property after a bitter legal battle, and now wants to reunite his aggrieved relatives. So, he invites them to his remote Greybrooke Manor in the misty Nilgiris – a mansion that has played host to several […]

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The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri, A poignant read | Book Review

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Published by Random House India Genre – Historical Fiction Two brothers bound by tragedy; a fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past; a country torn by revolution. A powerful new novel–set in both India and America–that explores the price of idealism and a love that can last long past death. Growing up in Calcutta, born […]

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The Gilded King by Josie Jaffrey | Book Review

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Published by Josie Jaffrey Genre – Young Adult, Paranormal, Dystopia, Fantasy In the Blue, the world’s last city, all is not well.Julia is stuck within its walls. She serves the nobility from a distance until she meets Lucas, a boy who believes in fairytales that Julia’s world can’t accommodate. The Blue is her prison, not […]

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What to do first: Read the Book or Watch the movie?

For a bookworm like me, on screen adaptations of books are always a tricky thing. They can be great if done right or the worst thing ever to happen to a book if not. But that’s not the only tricky part about book adaptations. For me, it’s whether to watch the movie before or after […]

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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas | Book Review

Published by Walker Books Genre – Young Adult, Contemporary Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a […]

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Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi || Book Review

Published by Josie Jaffrey Genre – Young Adult, Dystopia, PFantasy Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she doesn’t hurt anyone else, no one really cares. […]

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie |Book Review

Published by – Little, Brown Books Genre – Contemporary, Young Adult, Humor Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school […]

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Spoilers- Unspeakable things or Wrongly Defamed? | Discussion

“Spoilers ” A dirty word for some, while for others, a way to quench the thirst for knowing what happens next. defines a spoiler as “ information about a plot or event in a movie, book, or show that may spoil the suspense or surprise”. Nowadays though, the meaning of the word encompasses a […]

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