More than 5 years ago, horrified at watching the events unfold on US national television, I had penned a post on the Virginia Tech shootings and my despair at eventsContinue reading
Kaleidoscope: Different Strokes for Different Folks
ratings: 39 (avg rating 3.77)
Ten Shades Of Life
ratings: 36 (avg rating 3.67)
ratings: 25 (avg rating 4.08)
If there's one word for this book, it is 'scandalous'. Two words - movie worthy. No surprise there's movie rights in the works. This is one of those books made for a single session; binge-read types. Because it moves ahead non-stop, a so...
Goodreads asks me "What did you think?". Honestly, am confused. There are parts that I am still thinking about. The plot is decent, even with the twist about 30% into the book. It's a good storyline based on practices that were pretty no...
There are cults. And then there are families. Blind, stubborn, single focussed families that choose to live their beliefs above everything else. Above logic. To the world that scoffs at them, they scoff right back. The book throws you ...
Perhaps the one book that took me the longest to read, three weeks of active reading. But one thing I wouldn't do is stop. 646 pages of grandeur, history and vivid journey through geography, folklore, bull fighting terminology and the fi...
by Sally Rooney
I picked this up because it had been rated as one of the best books in one of the Goodreads lists for 2020/2021. Didn't work for me. I still kept chugging along thinking it would get better. Finally, about 50% into it, I came back to Goo...