• Specific Recommendations

    Eight Recommendations for the Bookworm Valentine

    If gifting a book to your bookworm Valentine is on your mind, here is a list of eight books across genres that you could consider. Let me make it clear here that I have deliberately included books of various sorts rather than just romance. For, whoever said that only romantic books are to be given to a book lover Valentine! These books are worth every bit of one’s time. 1.…

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    Best Jeffrey Archer Books to Read

    It is pretty evident for regular readers of this blog that I am quite a Jeffrey Archer fan. So it does make sense to list out my favourite books of his. Do note, I do not dislike any of the others. Just that these four books have stayed with me for a long time after that last page was flipped over.  Tell Tale Tell Tale, is a fascinating collection of…

  • Non Fiction & Auto-Biographies,  Specific Recommendations

    Books On Partition Of India That Make An Interesting Read

    Books based on history are often not picked up by readers as most consider it to be slow and intense. But here are two books that stand out it many a ways. For one, they are about our country- India, our very own partition. Secondly, these bring out in abundance, the pain, trauma and magnanimity of the episode in the history of our country. The books have succeeded in keeping…

  • Mystery, Thriller+Suspense,  Specific Recommendations

    Loved Gone Girl? Then These Three Thrillers Would Appeal To You Too

    Gone Girl the book (a well as the film) came with mixed reviews. There were a large percentage of readers who loved the book and a fairly large number who were bored by the narrative. I hang mid-way, and was neither completely impressed, nor did I reject it as a useless read. The book is the story of Nick and Amy. What may seem to be a ‘lived happily ever…

  • Literature+Fiction,  Specific Recommendations

    Five Swoon Worthy Fictional Heroes

    They are charming and proper, and all that they say sure does make you go weak at the knees. So what, if they are characters from books, these men are definitely swoon worthy. Indulge yourself in these books and trust me nothing can stop you from thinking about “the man”, even after you close that last page. • Edward Cullen from the Twilight Series Topping my list is surely Edward…

  • Literature+Fiction,  Specific Recommendations

    Five Easy Classics for Beginner Readers

    Classics have their own charm. Despite most book lovers avoiding classics, I still consider them a great option when you want stories with a whole lot of depth. If you are beginner reader and are looking for easy classics to get started off, here are five popular choices. These books have a great story and also are easy on the narration. Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson This is the story…

  • Mystery, Thriller+Suspense,  Specific Recommendations

    Seven Mysteries to Thrill You Over the Week!

    Fast paced and edge of the seat kinds, mystery and thriller novels are a great way to break a monotony of sorts. They keep you engrossed in your reading, keep you guessing and pump up your heart beat. Here are a few of them that come with oodles of suspense and thrill. Private Delhi By Ashwin Sanghi & James Patterson The former CIA agent Jack Morgan runs an investigation agency…