Six Ways To Overcome Your Tsundoku Syndrome

#QOTD – Do you have a habit of picking up books that you never quite get round to reading? I love books. If I go to the bookstore to check a price, I walk out with three books I probably didn’t know existed beforehand. I buy second-hand books by the bagful, while explaining to my folks that it’s for a cheaper price. Even the smell of … Continue reading Six Ways To Overcome Your Tsundoku Syndrome

Review | Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

#QOTD – Do you re-read classics? I normally don’t. I mean reading a classic for the first time itself is so much work. Going for it the second time, would just mean giving up on another classic from my TBR pile! But last month, I decided to pick up Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë again. Me and my high school friend chose to buddy read … Continue reading Review | Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

Review | Emma by Jane Austen

#QOTD – Do you know anyone who loves to get into other people’s business? I have a friend who literally gets into everyone’s business. She is convinced that she is a natural therapist to everyone’s problems. She has this fantastic talent for getting people to tell her about their lives, and then she leaves no chance to meddle into it. With an exceptional wit and … Continue reading Review | Emma by Jane Austen

Review | The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

#QOTD – Have you ever done something which you did only to keep the value of your or your family’s good name? I think we all have! Well if you are an Indian, you might be well acquainted with the most common cliché – “Log kya kahenge” or “what will people say”. We all have memories related to this disease to please. You want to … Continue reading Review | The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

Review | The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

“Much more surprising things can happen to anyone who, when a disagreeable or discouraged thought comes into his mind, just has the sense to remember in time and push it out by putting in an agreeable, determinedly courageous one. Two things cannot be in one place.” Back when we were kids, and we would fall down or if we see a nightmare, we used to … Continue reading Review | The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Pottermore | Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies

We potterheads are always looking for something to take us back to Hogwarts! To take us back to the wizarding world! And, Pottermore Presents with its series of bite-sized eBooks that dig deep into the Harry Potter stories, with titbits taken from Pottermore’s archives and original writing from J.K. Rowling, is exactly that! I recently read the, “Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and … Continue reading Pottermore | Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies