Book Review: My Heart and Other Black Holes

Title: My Heart and other Black Holes Author: Jasmine Warga Genre: Young Adult Fiction About the Author: Jasmine Warga is an American author from Ohio. She has won John Newbery Honor Award for her book “Other Words For Home”. She loved reading since childhood. She has completed her education in Art History. She used to work as…

Book Review: Visions of a Summer Past

Title: Visions of a Summer Past Author: Avishek Gupta Genre: Fiction, Fantasy About the Author: Avishek Gupta is a technical writer in a leading software firm. He has written various popular books. His stories have even translated in to Bengali and Telugu. About the Book: This book is set in two time frames -1946 and 2016. The story…

Reflection: #AtoZChallenge 2020

Back in March, when I was writing the theme reveal post for #AtoZChallenge 2020, I was extremely anxious whether I would be able to complete this challenge or not. It was really a huge challenge for me because I have not ever posted more than 2 posts in a month. Posting 26 posts in a…

Zillion Things Readers are tired of Hearing

Being a reader is not an easy job at all. Apart from everything else, you have to handle few stupid questions from people. These questions are mostly from those who do not understand your love for the books. There are some things which we are tired of hearing again and again. So, I am going…

5 YA Fiction Books that I Loved

YA fiction refers to Young Adult fiction. This is the one genre which is most popular. The main reason for its popularity is that the characters are mostly young people or teenagers. The theme of these books revolve around love and friendship. That is the reason most of the young readers find these books most…

X’citing Books Released in Quarantine

New Book releases are what we readers always look forward to. We regularly check if our favourite author is releasing some new books or if the sequel for a series and trilogy is coming or not. It fills us with so much excitement even if we are not going to buy them instantly. But this…

Where Will Man Take Us?

Man’s relationship with technology is complex. We always invent technology, but then technology comes back and reinvents us. Technology has been proved a boon for the mankind. It has made our life easier. Now, it has completely engrossed in our lives that we cannot even think. Right now, you are reading this because of technology….

Vintage Minis: Money by Yuval Noah Harari

Yuval Noah Harari is one of the most acclaimed authors. His book “Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind” is appreciated by people like Barack Obama and Bill Gates. Homo Deus and 21 lessons for 21st century are his other books. Vintage Mini is a collection of 43 books by Penguin Random House. This collection consists of books by many great writers….

3 Urdu Writers You must Check out

Urdu is one of the 22 officially registered languages of India. It has even received the status of official language in 5 states. There are various Urdu words which we use while speaking Hindi. We do not even notice this and consider them as Hindi words. Urdu poetry, ghazals, songs, etc. are an inseparable part…

Three Thousand Stitches by Sudha Murty

Sudha Murty is an engineer, author and chairperson of Infosys Foundation. She writers mainly in Kannada and English. Her writing journey started when the editor of a newspaper asked her to write columns. She has received many award for her books as well as her work for the society. She has been presented with Padma Shri…