Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

The Long Way To A Small Angry Planet – Review

I finally finished The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers today after wanting to read it for couple of years now. I had this book on my TBR for 2018 so I am happy that I was able to tick off an item from my TBR. I met this author in… Continue reading The Long Way To A Small Angry Planet – Review

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

September Reading Wrap Up

September wasn't such a good reading month for me. I managed to read 3 small books, 1 DNF, 2 books on healthy diet and one graphic novel which I borrowed from my local library. The book I DNFed -Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel - 1 star - I tried to read this book… Continue reading September Reading Wrap Up

Books, Food

Weight Loss and Diet Books Read

I have been overweight and obese from last few years. After my son was born, within just a few months, I lost all my pregnancy weight. But within a year, I gained plenty of extra pounds due to hormonal changes and a more sedentary lifestyle. I even stopped going to supermarkets and started ordering everything… Continue reading Weight Loss and Diet Books Read

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Signal to Noise: Book Review

Signal to Noise is a magical realism novel written by Silvia Moreno-Garcia. In my quest to read as many new SFF authors I could before Worldcon, I had bought this book from an author I had never read before. I only got a chance to read it this month as part of my Mexico TBR.… Continue reading Signal to Noise: Book Review

Books, Thinking out loud

When I Hit You – Book Review

'When I Hit You: Or, A Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife' by Meena Kandasamy got released last year and I added it to my TBR immediately since it is a semi-autobiographical account of marital abuse. The author underwent abuse from her husband and this book is a fictionalized version of that. I… Continue reading When I Hit You – Book Review

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi

My thoughts on this Hugo Nominated book - Synposis:  "Our universe is ruled by physics and faster than light travel is not possible -- until the discovery of The Flow, an extra-dimensional field we can access at certain points in space-time that transport us to other worlds, around other stars. Humanity flows away from Earth,… Continue reading The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi

Books, Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Scott Pilgrim Graphic Novels

Last month, I finally finished all the Scott Pilgrim graphic novels in the series by Bryan Lee O Malley. I started this series 7 years back when the movie first came out. I read 2 books and then never read the others. I was recently searching for a movie when I noticed Scott Pilgrim movie… Continue reading Scott Pilgrim Graphic Novels

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Doomsday Book – Review

Connie Willis is one of the Grand Masters of science fiction and I always wanted to read her books. She is like a Queen of Time Travel with 4 Hugo winning novels based on Time Travel. I love Time Travel stories so I had to check out her books. The first book in her Oxford… Continue reading Doomsday Book – Review

authors, Books

Gillian Flynn’s Books

I am finally done reading all books written by Gillian Flynn so I thought I will briefly talk about her books. She has written 3 novels and one short story. All these four belong to psychological thriller genre. Before reading her books, I did not even know that this genre existed. I had read sci-fi… Continue reading Gillian Flynn’s Books