The Corset by Laura Purcell|ARC Review|An edge-of-the-seat Gothic Thriller|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Is prisoner Ruth Butterham mad or a murderer? Victim or villain? Dorothea and Ruth. Prison visitor and prisoner. Powerful and powerless. Dorothea Truelove is young, wealthy and beautiful. Ruth Butterham is young, poor and awaiting trial for murder. When Dorothea’s charitable work leads her to Oakgate Prison, she is delighted with theContinue reading “The Corset by Laura Purcell|ARC Review|An edge-of-the-seat Gothic Thriller|”

The Shining Tiger by Moshank Relia

Blurb:  Raja and Baja set off on a dangerous journey to find the famous shining tiger. Days go by, and there’s no sign of it – in fact, nobody in the villages they visit is even sure it exists! But deep in the hearts of two daring boys is the conviction that the shining tigerContinue reading “The Shining Tiger by Moshank Relia”

The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera |Book Review|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): In The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera tells the story of a young woman in love with a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing and one of his mistresses and her humbly faithful lover. This magnificent novel juxtaposes geographically distant places, brilliant and playful reflections, and aContinue reading “The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera |Book Review|”

Writing is Fun by Jeanne Perrett|A Writing Activity Book|

Blurb Master the art of writing a diary, letter, advertisement, script, novel-just about anything with this fun activity book, featuring handy tips and expert advice to make you a pro. Explore the power of the written word, get equipped with the basic tools that’ll help you sharpen your craft and wield the pen like neverContinue reading “Writing is Fun by Jeanne Perrett|A Writing Activity Book|”

Love amidst War|The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Greece in the age of heroes. Patroclus, an awkward young prince, has been exiled to the court of King Peleus and his perfect son Achilles. By all rights their paths should never cross, but Achilles takes the shamed prince as his friend, and as they grow into young men skilled in theContinue reading “Love amidst War|The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller|”

Six of Crows |Leigh Bardugo is an adventurer at heart|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price–and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can’t pull it off alone…Continue reading “Six of Crows |Leigh Bardugo is an adventurer at heart|”

Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami|Why my emotions are all over the place|

Yes, I finally read a book by the outstanding, Haruki Murakami. Norwegian Wood can be termed as a romance, a tale of lost love and moving on. Here are a few things that touched my heart: Raw, vulnerable characters, who are extremely unpredictable and spontaneous. Watanabe, Midori, and Naoko are so different from each other.Continue reading “Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami|Why my emotions are all over the place|”

Book Review: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell|Enticing, bewitching and downright scary|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): When newly widowed Elsie is sent to see out her pregnancy at her late husband’s crumbling country estate, The Bridge, what greets her is far from the life of wealth and privilege she was expecting . . . When Elsie married handsome young heir Rupert Bainbridge, she believed she was destinedContinue reading “Book Review: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell|Enticing, bewitching and downright scary|”

Book Review: City of Glass by Cassandra Clare |The Mortal Instruments #3|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): To save her mother’s life, Clary must travel to the City of Glass, the ancestral home of the Shadowhunters – never mind that entering the city without permission is against the Law, and breaking the Law could mean death. To make things worse, she learns that Jace does not want her there,Continue reading “Book Review: City of Glass by Cassandra Clare |The Mortal Instruments #3|”

Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo|Mesmerizing, powerful and absolutely adorable|

To Kill a Kingdom Author: Alexandra Christo Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Genre: Fantasy. Young Adult Blurb (as on Goodreads): Princess Lira is siren royalty and the most lethal of them all. With the hearts of seventeen princes in her collection, she is revered across the sea. Until a twist of fate forces her to kill one ofContinue reading “Book Review: To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo|Mesmerizing, powerful and absolutely adorable|”