My reading took a backseat this year because of the kid being home and all the stress and anxiety. I am finally feeling much better and I am able to read some books. I finished a book few days back which ended up as my favorite read of this year so I had to write… Continue reading Drive your plow over the bones of the dead – Book Review
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
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 Inc is a local independent bookstore (a family run) and I started visiting it a lot after they opened a branch in Santa Clara. They have the best sci-fi and fantasy section I have ever seen and knowledgeable staff who can recommend some great books. I have visited some of their other branches but… Continue reading Books Inc Bookstore Visit
I wrote about how "We should all be feminists" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was one of my favorite reads of this year. I was planning to write a review of that book but somehow could not. I am pasting here my most favorite lines from that book where she explains why we need the word "feminist"… Continue reading Why the word feminist?
I have never spoken much about my favorite authors on this blog of mine. I have read many books written by these authors and I am pretty sure I will love any book written by them. Without even reading the book blurb, I buy books written by them. I want to read every single book… Continue reading Authors I want to read more from
I experimented a lot with genres from last few years and that made me buy books that I knew I would not like. I wasted money and time on books that would never interest me, just because I wanted to explore genres that I had not read before. This year I bought some contemporary fiction… Continue reading Genres I like