Book Reviews: The Kiss Quotient and The Hating Game

From heart-wrenching love stories to quirky romance stories with a sinful twist, I enjoy reading them all. A good romantic read coupled with a hot chocolate drink and a blanket wrapped around to cozy up to, winter reads have never sounded so perfect! Continue reading Book Reviews: The Kiss Quotient and The Hating Game

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Review: The Bookworm Subscription box, Dubai

Have you always tried subscribing to book subscription boxes internationally and have them delivered to Dubai? It’s always a hassle with international shipment involved and gets pricey too. We discovered the only book subscription box in the UAE for as little as AED 99. Each of these boxes are customized with a recent fiction read in hardcover and some really cool goodies as well as … Continue reading Review: The Bookworm Subscription box, Dubai

Book review: An Unsuitable Boy

Overall rating: 3/5 A quick, breezy weekend read for anyone who is a fan of Bollywood movies and the celebrity Karan Johar. He takes the readers through how his career in the film industry started about through to his best movies and the making of it followed by some of his strong and long-standing friendships. He also briefly talks about his love life and the … Continue reading Book review: An Unsuitable Boy

Book review: The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad

Funny. Observant. Wise. Book review: 3.5 stars/5 Yes, it’s the much-hyped book of 2017 by Mrs Funnybones – The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad. The book is a collection of 4 heart touching short stories that will leave you wanting for more. This book with 287 pages is a light read and I managed to complete the read in less than three folds. The first one … Continue reading Book review: The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad

Book review: The Girl of My Dreams by Durjoy Datta

This psychological thriller revolves around three leading characters – Daman, Shreyasi and Avni. Daman who suffers a memory loss after an accident gets constant nightmares of Shreyasi. Every nightmare has the same car, the same girl, the same name with the same climax of her death. As he struggles to give a fresh start to his life with his now girlfriend Avni, he decides to … Continue reading Book review: The Girl of My Dreams by Durjoy Datta

Book review: Tea for Two and a Piece of Cake

Overall rating: ★★★ If you were to ever look out for the Indian version of Mills and Boons, I would recommend this National Bestseller of 2012 by Preeti Shenoy to be the one. It’s an endearing story of a simple girl – Nisha, who is not too confident about her body falls in love and gets married to the guy of her dreams only to … Continue reading Book review: Tea for Two and a Piece of Cake

Book review: The Twentieth Wife, a novel by Indu Sundaresan

Rating: ✰ ✰ ✰ The Review Set in the backdrop of 16th – 17th century India, this debut novel by Indu is a captivating story of one of the most legendary empresses of Mughal empire. The journey of a baby girl named Mehrunissa who became the queen of Mughal Empire and wife of King Jahangir who was later named Nur Jahan. The book takes you through the … Continue reading Book review: The Twentieth Wife, a novel by Indu Sundaresan

Book review: The Tides of Memory

I have been dragging this book for a while now. It almost took me about 3 weeks to finish this one, a long time indeed! Here’s a quick review of the book. Rating: ★★★ Summary The plot revolves around the strong lead character of an ‘iron lady’ – Alexia De Vere. Buried deep in her past are a few mistakes that she committed as a young … Continue reading Book review: The Tides of Memory