Book Review: We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

How do I get over a book that has latched itself on to me, in a maddening sort of way? This might sound exaggerating, but you have to trust me when I say, ‘We Have Always Lived in the Castle’ wasn’t what I expected it to be.  Right from the first sentence, the book hadContinue reading “Book Review: We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson”

Book Review: The Aunt who wouldn’t Die by Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay|3 generations, a jewelry box, and a dead relative|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Is Roshomoyee actually dead? What does she want from Somlata? Who is Boshon, really? And what does the jewelry box have to do with all of this? If I had to describe how I felt after finishing this book, I would say terrific, satisfying and effortless. And this description encompasses the writingContinue reading “Book Review: The Aunt who wouldn’t Die by Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay|3 generations, a jewelry box, and a dead relative|”