#Books

#TeaserTuesday: Return to the Little Coffee Shop of Kabul

    “Don’t grieve, the old woman had quoted from Rumi. Anything you love comes round in another form.  Well, Sunny thought, I’m good with that. As long as it doesn’t come around as a shitload of fog.”     It’s kind of uncanny I picked up the sequel. But the cover and the title …

#BookSlutThursday: Week #5 – It’s Book ‘O Clock Folks!

#Bookslutthursday: week # 5     Yes, it’s Book ‘O Clock!” Another week of reading and letting those magically woven words sink in. I hope Shalini http://www.shalzmojo.in continues this prompt in the coming weeks too, as it’s gotten kind of addictive. Shalzy you listening? :-))) So I was at this little non-descript bookstore the other day. It …

#BookSlutThursday: Week #4: And it Gets Better & Better

#bookslutthursday: week # 4   A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, The man who never reads lives only one.”  – George R R Martin Woaaah! #BookSlutThursday is back. Bolder, brighter and mightier, if I may say so. Thank you Shalzy http://www.shalzmojo.in for this engaging prompt. It’s prodding me to read faster and a lot more. …

#TeaserTuesday 2 : This is the Story of a Happy Marriage – Ann Patchett

#teasertuesday 2  Ann Patchett’s books were recommended by a writer friend, Kiran who runs a writing community called Write & Beyond. I had already heard of the author but never considered reading her works. Though Kiran had suggested I read Ann Patchett’s Commonwealth, but as I was browsing through my Kindle I found this title …

#BookSlutThursday: Week 3: I Love it!!!

#Bookslutthursday: week #3 “THERE IS MORE TREASURE IN BOOKS THAN ALL THE PIRATE’S LOOT ON TREASURE ISLAND.” – WALT DISNEY I’m reading all the above including a Kindle copy of Karan Johar’s Unsuitable Boy. I’m glad I have started the year on a “reading” note. Yes, I used to be a voracious reader, but the …

#TeaserTuesday 1: The Spy-Paulo Coelho

#Teaser Tuesday 1 I’m currently reading two books, both of completely different genres. Paulo Coelho’s, The Spy has me pretty much intrigued, as it is the legendary Mata Hari’s story told in her own words. The Unsuitable Boy by Karan Johar, I will leave for yonder. Yes, I turned this gossip into secrets”, because I …

10 Day “You” Challenge: 4 Books

#ALLABOUTME #BLOGCHALLENGE #10DAYYOUCHALLENGE 4 BOOKS The Prophet-Khalil Gibran. This has been my bedside bible for years and years now. I can keep re-visiting this awe-inspiring piece of writing over and over again and learn so much each time. The lessons are a reminder of each aspect of life, be it marriage, love, children, pain, friendship, …