I stumbled onto Shabnam Samuel by chance. A common FB group, a random conversation and then an intentional phone call
Please take 10 minutes of your time to listen to Samira Ahmed, author of an upcoming young adult novel Internment.
I started following the author Samira Ahmed on Twitter a while back when her book was yet to be published.
At the beginning of the year I told myself I would try and read at least two books a month
Link to my review here.
Head over to my review blog for the review.
I grabbed Nikita Lalwani’s Gifted from my local library’s fall sale. The cover appealed to me and I checked the
I started What She Left Behind by Ellen Marie Wiseman after dinner. I settled in, a throw over my lap,
My review of Luckiest Girl Alive is up here.
I pick my books the way I browse the grocery aisle. I scan, double back and pick things that call
This summer is in its last throes. Like a last gasp before the chill steals in, the air is oppressive.
Review of the book The Girl on the Train is here.
Happy Birthday Harry Potter and J. K. Rowling!
Brilliant debut novel. Searing, bold writing about the Sinhala Tamil conflict.
It is 7:30 PM. I hear whining from the sofa. Another two hours before I can curl up and be
I closed the book a little after midnight yesterday. My heart was heavy and sleep eluded me. I started the
Two to three weeks back, I read The Alchemist before I went to bed. It was required reading for a
This past Thursday I got home and was faced with the prospect of 2 hours to kill with no K
Waking this morning I hopped on to Google Reader while my eyes were still resisting sleep. Saw a new post
It was a quiet uneventful Sunday evening. Tired of bugging K to talk with me, I stormed off to find
Yesterday after we were done dinner I curled up on the couch in my living room with Jhumpa Lahiri’s An