Books, minimalism

May 2019 Reading Wrap Up

May was a pretty hectic month and I managed to read just 6 small books, out of which one is a graphic novel. Hoping that June would be a better month in terms of reading. Most of the reading happened in the last week of the month. The books I read are - 1. Trail… Continue reading May 2019 Reading Wrap Up

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Standalone Fantasy Novels

Most of the time when we come across a fantasy novel, it will be part of some series. There are hardly any standalone fantasy novels written. I sometimes prefer standalone novels as these days I don't have enough time to sit and finish 8-10 books of 1200 pages each. Life has gotten so busy that… Continue reading Standalone Fantasy Novels

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Trail of Lightning: Book Review

I read Trail of Lightning this month as part of the readalong hosted by Wyrd and Wonder hosts. I could not read along with others and could not discuss the book on the dates chosen by the hosts. I knew this month was going to be hectic at work, so I sped through the book… Continue reading Trail of Lightning: Book Review

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Giovanni’s Room : Book Review

After two months of mostly reading non-fiction, I picked up Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin at the end of February. I wanted to read this book for a long time and Feb being Black History Month, I wanted to read something by a black author. I am so glad I picked this book as it… Continue reading Giovanni’s Room : Book Review

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy, Uncategorized

November 2018 Wrap Up

November was a great reading month. I read many books which were on my TBR for quite sometime. I read a total of 8 books, out of which one was a graphical novel. November was also sci-fi month so I read a couple of science fiction books too. The books I read are: 1. The… Continue reading November 2018 Wrap Up

Books, Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy, Uncategorized

Thoughts on Crimes of Grindelwald

I watched the new Fantastic Beasts movie - The Crimes of Grindelwald on the day it was released, as you can expect from me. I then read the screenplay book the very next day. I did not get time to blog about it as I was traveling. Now that I am back, I have plenty… Continue reading Thoughts on Crimes of Grindelwald

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Sci-Fi Month 2018 TBR

Sci-Fi Month is back this year and I am participating in it, even with a hectic schedule and an upcoming vacation planned. Sci-fi is one of my favorite genres and what better than to celebrate a month reading Sci-fi with fellow fans of this genre. Sci-Fi Month is hosted by Imryil and Lisa and here… Continue reading Sci-Fi Month 2018 TBR

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Locke and Key Graphic Novel Series

I read the first book in this graphic novel series last year and loved it. I finally got hold of all the books and finished them this month by binge reading them. They are now one of my most favorite graphic novel series of all time. There are totally 6 books, but I got the… Continue reading Locke and Key Graphic Novel Series

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, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag

I did this tag in the past and had lot of fun doing it, so I decided I will do it again this year. I have read 59 books so far this year, which is the highest amount I have read in the last few years. 2018 has been an amazing year in terms of… Continue reading Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag