The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde is arguably one of the most versatile writers in English Literature. His works include literary masterpieces in nearly every literary genre one can think of. Among his works, his short story “The Happy Prince” (1888) occupies a special place. It is known for the signature style of writing of Oscar Wilde where heContinue reading “The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde”

Thanks Carissa for ruining my life by Dallas Woodburn

I am a big fan of Dallas after I finished reading her book The Best Week That Never Happened. The book left such an impression on me that I re-read it two times and each time I was flooded with emotions that refused to go away. When I was approached for her next work I grabbed theContinue reading “Thanks Carissa for ruining my life by Dallas Woodburn”

Dante’s Cool Wheels by Marlyn Bondiero

It was just my luck that I chanced to grab this lovely book. Wanting to read something short I was searching for a short story or even a children’s book. Dante’s cute illustration caught my eye and reminded me of my own childhood pet. I am happy that I chose to review the book. IContinue reading “Dante’s Cool Wheels by Marlyn Bondiero”

Caterpillar’s Surprise by Janet Halfmann

My excitement knew no bounds when I received an ARC of Janet Halfmann’s latest book, “Caterpillar’s Surprise”. I was hoping to win the book because of the adorable book cover which drew me towards it. This was a completely new author for me to read. When it comes to children’s books I prefer to stickContinue reading “Caterpillar’s Surprise by Janet Halfmann”

Theodore and the bear from London by Cory Q Tan

Another masterpiece from the fabulous storyteller. This review was long overdue and due to several hurdles I was unable to add this. Having read other books Cory, I was exhilarated to receive another book for review. He didn’t disappoint me in the least. The moment I opened the book to read with my daughter, sheContinue reading “Theodore and the bear from London by Cory Q Tan”

Something For Everyone By Dean W. Scott

Grabbing this book was the best decision I made. It is very rare that an author actually delivers variety in a short story collection. Dean Scott not only delivered a variety but ensures that you have a jolly good ride. The books is a potpourri of emotions, feelings, chaos, peace, love, passion, fear, etc. TheContinue reading “Something For Everyone By Dean W. Scott”

The Star People of Isabella By Karen Heins

I was given an ARC of the book in exchange of an honest review. My views are unbiased and in no way influenced by the author or publisher. I will not be talking about the plot because one can already get a preview from the synopsis. And divulging anymore about the plot would make theContinue reading “The Star People of Isabella By Karen Heins”

The Orange Dragon Bowl by Betty P Notzon

Genre: Fiction, Realistic Fiction, Young Adult, Contemporary fiction Rating:5/5 I wasn’t prepared for what this book had in store for me. By the look of the cover, I thought it must be some intriguing fantasy. The book cover is a mighty coverup for the avalanche of emotions this book has packed inside itself. Even thoughContinue reading “The Orange Dragon Bowl by Betty P Notzon”

Grow Your Spiritual Intelligence by Guru Das

Genre: Inspirational, Non fiction Rating: 2.5/5 I picked this book with a lot of hope that it would offer some insights into how one can grow in spiritual intelligence. I was disappointed, what started off well was really hard to finish later. I read it till the last page since I had a resolution notContinue reading “Grow Your Spiritual Intelligence by Guru Das”

Remembering Eric Carle

Sunday came with another sad news amidst the grim and depressing situation of Covid. One of the most acclaimed and beloved children’s author, Eric Carle died in Northampton, Massachusetts. He was 91 years old. He was one of the authors who gave preschool kids colors and wings to imagination. Some of the earliest literary memoriesContinue reading “Remembering Eric Carle”