Books

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

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

Books, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Best Books of 2018

Finally I am here with my Top 10 list of favorite books from 2018. I read many amazing books last year and it was difficult to come down with just 10 books for this list. But here is a list of 10 books that entered my favorites list, in no particular order - 1. The… Continue reading Best Books of 2018

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, Life in US, minimalism

Minimalism : Part 1 (Reduce)

I have always been a collector of key chains, bookmarks, books, CDs, DVDs etc. I like collecting so my house and my room in my parents' house had turned into a museum. I did not use more than 50% of the items I owned and they were just there because I did not want to throw… Continue reading Minimalism : Part 1 (Reduce)

Books

Wuthering Heights – Book review

After reading Jane Eyre in February and liking it, I was interested in reading other books by the Bronte sisters. I picked Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte this month expecting it to be boring in parts like Jane Eyre. I had a feeling I would end up reading this book whole of March and maybe… Continue reading Wuthering Heights – Book review

Books

Dystopian novels recommendations and TBR

I have been suffering from reading slump this month for some reason. In general, the political climate in the country is bad and I am stressed out because of various things in personal life too. I haven't been able to finish a single novel this month as I am not able to concentrate much on… Continue reading Dystopian novels recommendations and TBR