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Small Books TBR for busy months

My life has gotten extremely busy these last few months. I made a trip to Disney World and spent 6 days in those parks and then 3 days in Universal Studios parks. I loved that trip so much that I didn't feel like coming back. And now that I am back, I want to plan… Continue reading Small Books TBR for busy months

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Favorite Books Of This Decade

I saw many people do this and I jumped on the bandwagon too. I started using Goodreads towards the end of 2010 so I thought of listing all the best books I read for every single year of the previous decade. These are not books that were released that year but instead these are just… Continue reading Favorite Books Of This Decade

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Best Books of 2019 and Reading Stats

Another year is over and I am back with my best books of the year post. Dec was the worst reading month as I finished just 1 book this month, even though I started multiple books. I read a total of 77 books this year - which is quite less compared to 91 books last… Continue reading Best Books of 2019 and Reading Stats

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Death’s End – Remembrance of Earth’s Past Series Review

I finished the third and final book in the Remembrance of Earth's Past trilogy by Cixin Liu today and it has now become one of my most favorite series ever. It is a hard sci-fi series, originally written in Chinese and later translated into English. The series is full of amazing innovative ideas and was… Continue reading Death’s End – Remembrance of Earth’s Past Series Review

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

First Attempt At Spine Poetry

Here is my first attempt at some spine poetry. One with only science fiction books - The Quantum Thief Stranger in a Strange Land Vicious Unlocked The Anubis Gates Mix of SFF and one mystery novel - The Dragonriders of Pern Feeling Very Strange In the Woods Contact The Goblin Emperor The Once and Future… Continue reading First Attempt At Spine Poetry

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Fantasy Books I Want To Read In 2020

After my TBR post on sci-fi books, it is time to take stock of all the fantasy books that are lying on my shelves unread. Here is a list of fantasy series that I hope to get to in 2020 - I have been bad at completing series of late so my goal for 2020… Continue reading Fantasy Books I Want To Read In 2020

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10 Science Fiction With Interesting Aliens

Everyone loves sci-fi with aliens and spaceships. I decided to make a post about some aliens in fiction that I found fascinating. Many books briefly mention aliens and do not spend time explaining what those aliens are like or how these aliens are different from humans. The following are some sci-fi which do significant amount… Continue reading 10 Science Fiction With Interesting Aliens

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The Dark Forest – Book Review

I just finished reading The Dark Forest which is a sequel to The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu today. This series has been translated from Chinese and The Three-Body Problem won Hugo award. The Three-Body Problem: I did like The Three-Body Problem but for the most part, I found it little boring. The novel starts… Continue reading The Dark Forest – Book Review

Books, minimalism

Minimalism: Part 5 (More Books)

I read more books on organization and minimalism recently and wanted to review them in this post. Here are the links to my other posts on minimalism: Minimalism : Part 1 (Reduce) Minimalism : Part 2 (Organization) Minimalism: Part 3 (Planning) Minimalism: Part 4 (Time Management) I picked up American Cozy and Organization Hacks from… Continue reading Minimalism: Part 5 (More Books)

Books, minimalism

Minimalism: Part 4 (Time Management)

When I read books about organization and minimalism, I was mostly focusing about space. It was only when the author in Organization from Inside Out spoke about time did I realize that I need to also organize my calendar. I should minimize time spent on unnecessary activities while focusing more on my long term goals.… Continue reading Minimalism: Part 4 (Time Management)