The Boy Who Loved Words by Roni Schotter, Giselle Potter (Illustrator)

Being in love with books and words, I am instantly drawn towards books that advocate books, the power of words and the importance of libraries. In my search for such books, I happened to lay my hands on ” The Boy Who Loved Words “. I had heard a lot about this book, hence myContinue reading “The Boy Who Loved Words by Roni Schotter, Giselle Potter (Illustrator)”

Ban This Book: Alan Gratz

During this lockdown I had planned to read as many books as I could lay my hands on. But things did not go as planned and I didn’t get to read as much as I wanted to. In search of a book to kickstart my reading I found this gem of a book. Released inContinue reading “Ban This Book: Alan Gratz”

Liam & Maverick Fight Germs and Viruses: A Masked Superhero and his Loyal Assistant Uncover the Secrets to Fight the Pandemic by Molly Peterson

Liam & Maverick Fight Germs and Viruses: A Masked Superhero and his Loyal Assistant Uncover the Secrets to Fight the Pandemic is a lovely book for kids – especially during a pandemic when children are spending time indoors, cooped inside their respective homes. This book helps explain what a pandemic is and what a virus is.Continue reading “Liam & Maverick Fight Germs and Viruses: A Masked Superhero and his Loyal Assistant Uncover the Secrets to Fight the Pandemic by Molly Peterson”

Pigeon Mothers by Marty Correia

Pigeon Mothers caught my attention due to its unique title and the book cover. The cover shows a pigeon mother keeping a watchful eye on her young children. The story of the book also runs parallel to this idea. The novel is about a young girl named Cole. She is a white girl who is leftContinue reading “Pigeon Mothers by Marty Correia”

Lost in You by Kally Khan

This is the first time I am disappointed in a book. The book started off with an excellent plot and really makes you want to read further. The beginning is really hard-hitting and the characters are all life-like with human flaws and mistakes. None of the characters seem fictional or drawn out. The best partContinue reading “Lost in You by Kally Khan”

The Old Black Curtain by C J Paxton

Everyone has often heard or used the phrase, ‘Looks can be deceptive’. This phrase exactly fits this book. The Old Black Curtain by CJ Paxton is a tour de force. The book cover is does not reflect what goes on in the book. At first glance I thought it must be some mystery, but was taken by sheer surpriseContinue reading “The Old Black Curtain by C J Paxton”

Sydney and Emma and the Untold Tales of Snailsville by Nikki Jordan

Rating: 2.5/5 Genre: Children’s Fiction, Animal Fiction, Fantasy There was a lot of expectation from the book given the lovely illustrations which immediately catch the eye. But I was disappointed in the execution of the story which otherwise could have been a delightful read. The book starts with an introduction to Snailsville, an imaginary land inhabitedContinue reading “Sydney and Emma and the Untold Tales of Snailsville by Nikki Jordan”

Beneath the surface: B.K. Stubblefield

I received a copy of the book in exchange for an honest review. My views are not influenced or have any bias for the writer or publisher. Over the years I have read many books. It’s a rarity that a book takes me through varied emotions, leaving me exhausted yet happy at the end. ThisContinue reading “Beneath the surface: B.K. Stubblefield”

The Preacher’s Bride: Theresa Oliver

  GENRE: Western Romance, Fiction My Rating: 5/5 I received the ARC as a Member Giveaway from LibraryThing. And I am grateful to the publisher for sending the copy. I have read romances before but this is a story quite unlike any other. The pages are filled with emotions that tie a noose around youContinue reading “The Preacher’s Bride: Theresa Oliver”

Encounters of a Fat Bride: Samah Visaria

GENRE: Fiction, Chick lit, Indian literature My rating:4/5 We have labels for everything and everyone. Living in a highly materialistic times, we are always ready to put forward our best face. And by that I mean the best face that apps and edits can put together. When was the last time anyone of us postedContinue reading “Encounters of a Fat Bride: Samah Visaria”