Cover Reveal: Twisted by Aleatha Romig

Synopsis The underworld of Chicago is far from forgiving. It’s a world where knowledge means power, power money, and money everything. While I paid the ultimate price to have it all, it wasn’t my decision to give up my life. That doesn’t mean I ceased to exist, only to live. Going where the job takesContinue reading “Cover Reveal: Twisted by Aleatha Romig”

Book Review: The Familiars by Stacey Halls|A constant companion and a guiding spirit|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Young Fleetwood Shuttleworth, a noblewoman, is with child again. None of her previous pregnancies have borne fruit, and her husband, Richard, is anxious for an heir. Then Fleetwood discovers a hidden doctor’s letter that carries a dire prediction: she will not survive another birth. By chance she meets a midwife named AliceContinue reading “Book Review: The Familiars by Stacey Halls|A constant companion and a guiding spirit|”

Book Review: The Diary of a Malayali Madman by N. Prabhakaran|the anomalies in everyday life|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): A research scholar whose notebook reveals a surreal pig farm… A psychologist in search of the truth about one of his clients… An aspiring writer who emulates Gogol… The unforgettable men and women in N. Prabhakaran’s stories have an uncanny ability to expose the fault lines between the real and the unreal,Continue reading “Book Review: The Diary of a Malayali Madman by N. Prabhakaran|the anomalies in everyday life|”

eARC Review: Sleep by C. L. Taylor|One person’s need, one person’s obsession

Blurb (as on Goodreads): All Anna wants is to be able to sleep. But crushing insomnia, terrifying night terrors and memories of that terrible night are making it impossible. If only she didn’t feel so guilty… To escape her past, Anna takes a job at a hotel on the remote Scottish island of Rum, but whenContinue reading “eARC Review: Sleep by C. L. Taylor|One person’s need, one person’s obsession”

Book Review: The Forest of Enchantments by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni|A Modern-day take on The Ramayana|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): The Ramayana, one of the world’s greatest epics, is also a tragic love story. In this brilliant retelling, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni places Sita at the centre of the novel: this is Sita’s version. The Forest of Enchantments is also a very human story of some of the other women in the epic,Continue reading “Book Review: The Forest of Enchantments by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni|A Modern-day take on The Ramayana|”

Blog Tour + Review: Hollywood Princess by Natasha Madison

Synopsis Behind the “lights, camera, action” of Hollywood lies a world of deception, love, and seduction. Are you ready for Hollywood Royalty? Kellie An Oscar, a Tony, an Emmy, a Grammy—she has them all. She’s the most sought-after woman in Hollywood. Even if her rise to fame was a fluke, you can’t deny the cameraContinue reading “Blog Tour + Review: Hollywood Princess by Natasha Madison”

6 reasons why ‘The Priory of the Orange Tree’ by Samantha Shannon is as promising as it looks

Blurb (as on Goodreads): The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth must conceive a daughter to protect her realm from destruction—but assassins are getting closer to her door. Ead Duryan is an outsider at court. Though she has risen to the position of lady-in-waiting, she isContinue reading “6 reasons why ‘The Priory of the Orange Tree’ by Samantha Shannon is as promising as it looks”

January (2019) Wrap-up

I was quite worried about what this year would bring and January hasn’t been helpful at all. From failing in exams to having a mental breakdown, January has been quite eventful. Reading wise, I might have exerted myself a bit. I also had to take a break from Instagram because my anxiety was having itsContinue reading “January (2019) Wrap-up”

Most Anticipated Releases of 2019|Top 10|

Well, I know we all have books we are excited about this year and I took some time to make a list of 10 of my most anticipated releases this year. I will be going back to a lot of fantasy this year, but I didn’t read enough of those last year and my soulContinue reading “Most Anticipated Releases of 2019|Top 10|”

Recommendations- The Reading Women Challenge|Prompts #1-#10

Reading Challenges are the best way to read more books, and also serves as a means to explore diverse genres and authors, which are otherwise unheard of. The Reading Women Podcast is one of my favorites because they bring out the best of literature with interactive discussions and author interviews. I decided to join theContinue reading “Recommendations- The Reading Women Challenge|Prompts #1-#10”