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The Woman on the Orient express by Linsay Jayne Ashford

I brought this book thinking it was 'Murder on the Orient express.' Only when I started reading did I realise that it was something completely different. Stuff on the back cover says Hoping to make a clean break from a fractured marriage, Agatha Christie boards the Orient Express in disguise. But unlike her famous detective… Continue reading The Woman on the Orient express by Linsay Jayne Ashford

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Steve Alten

Book Review- The Meg – a novel of deep terror by Steve Alten (#Meg part 1)

Horror, especially the kind involving giant animals gives me life. I absolutely love this genre. After finishing Jurassic Park, I wanted some more of the chomping action. I found out about this book, when I came across its movie trailer, starring Jason Statham. Having read the book, I am very excited to see the movie… Continue reading Book Review- The Meg – a novel of deep terror by Steve Alten (#Meg part 1)

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MY TOP 5 FAVORITE AUTHORS

Everyone loves certain authors and their books. Authors are the people who write books that entertain you, make laugh and even cry. The following authors have helped me get through a lot in life and I would love to share my top 5 with you. ROBIN COOK I first discovered Robin Cook only when I… Continue reading MY TOP 5 FAVORITE AUTHORS

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Book review-LIFE OF PI BY YAAN MARTEL

This book caught my attention when it won an Oscar. I did my research and found out that it was also a Man Booker Prize winner. This put me off a little bit. All man booker prize winning books are, in my opinion tales of immense sadness and pain and depressing overall. Rarely do they… Continue reading Book review-LIFE OF PI BY YAAN MARTEL

J.R.R.Tolkien

THE HOBBIT BY J.R.R TOLKIEN

This classic for all ages with a cult following is finally off of my TBR list. A prequel to the Lord of the ring series is a must read for all those who read and loved the world of Middle earth. STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable,… Continue reading THE HOBBIT BY J.R.R TOLKIEN

Amish Tripathi

Book Review-THE OATH OF THE VAYUPUTRA BY AMISH TRIPATHI

Part 3 of the “shiva” trilogy is something I had to read to cure my curiosity after mildly enjoying the first and second  book in this series. STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS Shiva is gathering his forces. He reaches the Naga capital, Panchavati, and Evil is finally revealed. The Neelkanth prepares for a holy… Continue reading Book Review-THE OATH OF THE VAYUPUTRA BY AMISH TRIPATHI

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Book Review – THE GREAT INDIAN DIET BY SHILPA SHETTY KUNDRA AND LUKE COUTINHO

I picked this book up because I wanted to lose weight without involving anything that said 'gluten free, paleo keto' etc. If you google weight loss or diet you will find so much information that it is actually overwhelming. Every article will tell you something totally different. You will find everything from a banana only… Continue reading Book Review – THE GREAT INDIAN DIET BY SHILPA SHETTY KUNDRA AND LUKE COUTINHO

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Book Review- EAT PRAY LOVE BY ELIZABETH GILBERT

This book has been on my TBR list for the longest time. After watching the movie and reading the book as usual the book gets my vote. STUFF OF THE BACKCOVER SAYS It's 3 a.m. and Elizabeth Gilbert is sobbing on the bathroom floor. She's in her thirties, she has a husband, a house, they're… Continue reading Book Review- EAT PRAY LOVE BY ELIZABETH GILBERT

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THE GOD OF SMALL THINGS BY ARUNDHATI ROY

I was very excited to read this book because - It is written by a female Indian author The reviews It has won the booker prize     STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS Arundhati Roy’s modern classic is equal parts powerful family saga, forbidden love story, and piercing political drama. The seven-year-old twins Estha… Continue reading THE GOD OF SMALL THINGS BY ARUNDHATI ROY

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Book review- THIS IS NOT YOUR STORY BY SAVI SHARMA

This  is the second much hyped, well marketed  book by Savi Sharma, that I happened to read this month. Even thought it’s a little better than it predecessor I don’t think I will be reading any more books from her.   STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS Shaurya, a CA student. This is his story of… Continue reading Book review- THIS IS NOT YOUR STORY BY SAVI SHARMA