The Institute by Stephen King – Book Thoughts

Finally, I read a Stephen King!! One popular, mainstream and much loved author, who was on my list to read forever. And I’m glad I read this book. I usually have a ‘read the book first’ and ‘watch the screen adaptation later’ rule, but there have been some exceptions to this rule and Stephen King’sContinue reading “The Institute by Stephen King – Book Thoughts”

Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) by Leigh Bardugo

This action will have no echo But this book and this duology and these characters have left behind a long lasting echo in my heart. What a splendid sequel! It’s very rare that sequels turn out to be as good or as gripping as the first of a series. I received everything I was expectingContinue reading “Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) by Leigh Bardugo”

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo – Fangirling!

You have changed my life Leigh Bardugo. With your Six of Crows. Really. I don’t even know that this post is going to be. Will it be a review? Will be it a blog full of spoilers? Will it have me gushing about how much I loved the book? Will it just have incoherent randomContinue reading “Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo – Fangirling!”

The Shooting Star by Shivya Nath – Book Thoughts

I hope people don’t confuse my thoughts on Shivya Nath’s book – The Shooting Star, with her travel blog ‘The Shooting Star’ 🙂 Although if you do want to know, I loved the book and I love her blog too. And you should check both out, if you’re a traveler at heart, or are justContinue reading “The Shooting Star by Shivya Nath – Book Thoughts”

Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo – Book Thoughts

This is the first book I’ve read from the popular and widely loved author – Leigh Bardugo. So, I think in that respect, I was a blank slate and that might have some affect on my thoughts on this book. This is Leigh Bardugo’s first foray in the adult fantasy genre and boy was itContinue reading “Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo – Book Thoughts”

Writing inspiration from – ‘I Wrote It Anyway’ – An Anthology of Essays

It’s November! So many challenges taking place this month across the world, and across different categories! There’s the men health awareness month called , Movember, lots of runs and marathons, the challenging NaNoWriMo for budding writers, to name a few. After enjoying my holidays in October, I decided to try and do an extreme NovemberContinue reading “Writing inspiration from – ‘I Wrote It Anyway’ – An Anthology of Essays”

The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow – Book Thoughts

I just came back from a vacation in a familiar magical city, Goa, and luckily, this book was the only thing that saved me from having a full blown post vacation blues 🙂 The book blurb from Goodreads says: EVERY STORY OPENS A DOOR In a sprawling mansion filled with exotic treasures, January Scaller isContinue reading “The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow – Book Thoughts”

The Binding by Bridget Collins – Book Thoughts

I hadn’t read or heard much about this book, and this was one of those books that I bought because of its beautiful cover and the blurb. That context instantly drew me in, because who wouldn’t want to read more about a world where ‘binders’ live, where memories could be forgotten or locked away? IContinue reading “The Binding by Bridget Collins – Book Thoughts”

Dark Things by Sukanya Venkatraghavan – Book Thoughts

I had read magical women earlier this year, that was edited by Sukanya Venkatraghavan. One of my favourite stories from this collection of beautiful stories about fierce women was also by her. So when I spotted this book in Crossword, one of the bookstores in Pune, I knew I had to buy it! I meanContinue reading “Dark Things by Sukanya Venkatraghavan – Book Thoughts”

The Book of Life (Book #3 of All Souls Trilogy) by Deborah Harkness – Audiobook thoughts

A grand finale to a grand series. Finally, after years and hours of listening to the audiobook, I’m glad I was able to finish the series. I liked the final book much more than the second one. But my favorite will still be the first book of the series, because of the fact that thereContinue reading “The Book of Life (Book #3 of All Souls Trilogy) by Deborah Harkness – Audiobook thoughts”