Book two in the Orisha trilogy and the sequel for 'Children of Blood and Bone'. I was expecting a lot from the second book since the first one had been a smashing debut that I had been completely pulled into. And like all things that I have great expectations with, this one left me disappointed. … Continue reading Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi – Thoughts
I had this book on my TBR shelf since a year, and thanks to the Unread Shelf Project 2020 challenge, I finally read this, and now I'm wondering, what took me so long? It's a John Boyne book after all..I should have known he couldn't go wrong, especially after A Heart's Invisible Furies 🙂 How … Continue reading A Ladder To The Sky by John Boyne – Thoughts and Book Exchange/Book Giveaway!
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 expecting … Continue reading Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) by Leigh Bardugo
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 random … Continue reading Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo – Fangirling!
All ye hungry book worms, arm yourselves with lots of snacks because this tag is going to make you hungry!! 😀 This was originally created by Novels and Waffles and all the waffle graphics used here are created by Kat 🙂 Thank you Sahi @ My World of Books for tagging me to these delicious … Continue reading The Waffle Book Tag
Oh, what a delightful little thing this brain is. It forgets the details, but remembers the sentiments, so that when you re-read some of the books you had read and loved years back, it is like re-uniting with old friends after a long time. You know they are the same people deep inside, but lot … Continue reading Books I Re-Read Recently – Order of the Phoenix & Little Women
I have been nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Tammy 🙂 Thank you Tammy, for nominating me! You can check out all her amazing writing tips on her blog here. Nomination Rules: Thank the blogger who nominated you in the blog post and link back to their blog. Answer the 11 questions the blogger … Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award
Right now, I have this mushy gooey feeling inside me. Actually, I've been having this feeling since yesterday, when I finished the last page of the book. This is me right now... I might be late to the Dante and Ari party, but oh what a ride it was. To go through their journey of … Continue reading Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz – Thoughts
Have you ever been in a situation where you're reading a book and the surroundings or the situation you're in, just intensifies the effect the story has on you? I was recently in that bubble when I devoured the first book of the 'Blood of the stars duology', last weekend. I had pre-ordered this book … Continue reading Spin The Dawn by Elizabeth Lim – Thoughts
Terry Pratchett, on what happens after death: The point is, if there's nothing, there's nothing to worry about. And if there is something, its bound to be interesting I hope my papa is doing something interesting right now too 🙂 June was an interesting month of reading. June was also my effort to try and … Continue reading Life Diaries and Reading Wrap Up – June 2019