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Life is What You Make It by Preeti Shenoy

I picked this book up thinking it would be one of those typical stories of self-discovery with a generous peppering of romance. However this book turned out to be something totally different. STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS What would you do if destiny twisted the road you took? What if it threw you to a… Continue reading Life is What You Make It by Preeti Shenoy

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Stephen King

The Stand By Stephen King

I had heard so much about this book that I was almost scared to read this book for the fear of being disappointed. I wondered why would people want to read and re read a book, about a killer virus and so much death, 15 -20 times or every flu season,- until I read it.… Continue reading The Stand By Stephen King

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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

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 EXPERIENCE WITH KINDLE UNLIMITED

Kindle unlimited is a service provided by amazon which is essentially a virtual library. You can ‘borrow’ certain books at a monthly cost of 199 rupees. I had wanted to try it out for the longest time and finally last month I decided to give it a try. How it works You select a package… Continue reading MY EXPERIENCE WITH KINDLE UNLIMITED

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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

Michael Crichton

STATE OF FEAR BY MICHAEL CRICHTON

  Michael Crichton has always been one of my favourite authors. His thrillers are usually well researched, fast paced and entertaining. This book however was not like that. Read on to find out why. STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS In Paris, a physicist dies after performing a laboratory experiment for a beautiful visitor. In the… Continue reading STATE OF FEAR BY MICHAEL CRICHTON

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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

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BEFORE HE KILLS BY BLAKE PIERCE

  I love a good crime thriller and had not read one from a new author in a long time. I came across this book on amazons best seller list and picked it up. After reading the book I wish I had not. STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS In the cornfields of Nebraska a… Continue reading BEFORE HE KILLS BY BLAKE PIERCE