The Great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald

His dream must have seemed so close that he could hardly fail to grasp it. He did not know that it was already behind him. Rating: 4/5 stars. Finding books which are brutally real and honest is a rarity and this book stands as a testimony for the above statement. Fitzgerald's novel stays true to [...]

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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

MY RATING : 4/5 STARS. There are indeed very few novels that truly linger in your mind after you read them. Anthony Doerr is my newest addition to my list of beloved author's which includes Markus Zusak, Khaled Hosseini, Yann Martel and Jhumpa Lahiri, who make the story so electric that it flows in your [...]

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

HEY UNICORNS! Missed me much? *no?Okay..* I'm sorry I've been inactive here lately (5 days, to be accurate) but I was getting some good chunks of reading done. So... I'll be catching up with your posts soon! But this post is not about that. It's a review of Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell. (Also, [...]

Night by Elie Wiesel 

M Y  R A T I N G: 5/5 STARS.  I'm sure everyone has heard about the Holocaust through countless re-tellings and survivor tales. I'm glad that the atrocities committed by the Nazis were not hidden away, but were revealed to the world. The Nazi's 'Final Solution' was a terrible punishment inflicted upon the Jews. [...]

Reviewing books? *laughs nervously*

Ah writing reviews of books is so easy. Don't be dramatic. *Don't. You. Dare. Complete. That. Sentence.* SAID NO ONE EVER. DUH. I literally have so many issues with reviewing books. And most of the times, I end up sounding like a broken record,repeating the same things again and again.  Dear professional Reviewers: HOW ARE [...]

Book Review: Sita’s Sister by Kavita Kane

M Y  R A T I N G : 4/5 STARS. Poetic, mesmerising and gripping. These words do not do justice to perfectly describing this book. 'Sita's Sister' is way beyond all of that. Told from the point of view of Urmila, one of the three sisters of Sita, Kavita Kané manages to capture the essence of [...]