If Bryan Adams had ‘ The Summer of 69’, I had The Winter of 99’. No, my fingers didn’t bleed, and neither did any of my friends ‘get married’, but those certainly were the best days of my life, for that was when I fell in love. I, a geeky plump 10-year-old, had begun to…
On the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book, Potterhead Emily Grace writes how the world of Hogwarts brought her closer to her mother.
A prelude to a tribute series to Harry Potter and the world of Hogwarts, on the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book.
A review of In Their Lives, published by Penguin Random House. This review appeared on the Punch Magazine, May 2017 Issue.
How do you save a drowning person? Throw a rubber float at them. Three weeks back WordPress wished me Happy Anniversary. It took me a couple of moments to realize, it has been a year since I started this blog. Looking back now, the one year seemed to have swooshed by. But, I know the…
…if I was going to read fiction, sometimes I would only know what my comfort zone was by leaving it… -Neil Gaiman Maybe I am not fond of my job, but I love the frills. My workplace doesn’t actually have a library. But they have signed up with a library services company, Kwench. So we…
A review of Dani Shapiro’s fourth memoir Hourglass: Time, Memory, Marriage. Published by Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2017.
A peekaboo review of Lena Dunham’s Not That Kind of a Girl
A transient thought on Emily Dickinson
Sharing some bookish love
A review of Sumana Roy’s How I Became a Tree. Published by Aleph, 2017.
A review of Anu Vaidyanathan’s Anywhere But Home. Published by HarperCollins, 2016.