Norse Mythology – BookReview

Title: Norse Mythology Author: Neil Gaiman My Rating: 4.5/5 Publisher: Bloomsbury Synopsis: The great Norse myths, which have inspired so much of modern fiction, are dazzlingly retold by Neil Gaiman. Tales of dwarfs and frost giants, of treasure and magic, and of Asgard, home to the gods: Odin the all-father, highest and oldest of the…… Continue reading Norse Mythology – BookReview

Letters to My Ex – BookReview

Title: Letters to My Ex Author: Nikita Singh Publisher: HarperCollins My Rating: 3/5 Goodreads Synopsis: ‘It feels like I’m on autopilot; I have no control over anything. The pain of losing you is so crippling that I can barely hold pieces of myself together. The slightest nudge could break me. But somehow, my possessed brain…… Continue reading Letters to My Ex – BookReview

My Allahabad Story – BookReview

Title: My Allahabad Story Author: Himendra Nath Varma Publisher: Bloomsbury My Rating: 3.5/5 Goodreads Synopsis: My Allahabad Story recollects the author’s privileged childhood in a prominent family of the city he is obsessed with. He traces his growing years in the large middle class Kayastha family bringing out in amusing detail, some quaint social customs…… Continue reading My Allahabad Story – BookReview

The Trees Told Me So – BookReview

Title: The Trees Told Me So Author: Purva Grover My Rating: 4.5/5 Publisher: Niyogi Books Goodreads Synopsis: If trees could talk, they’d have so much to tell: the story of two broken hearts, that stolen first kiss, those last words of a mother to her son, endless cups of tea and never-ending chatter, of nostalgia,…… Continue reading The Trees Told Me So – BookReview

One Rotten Apple and Other Stories – BookReview

Title: One Rotten Apple and Other Stories Author: Vandana Kumari Jena My Rating: 4/5 Publishers: Niyogi Books Goodreads Synopsis: “Frailty, thy name is woman,” said Hamlet, and indeed, women, stereotyped as being simple, kind and compassionate, lead multilayered lives. This collection of short stories draws upon the vulnerabilities of women as well as their strengths,…… Continue reading One Rotten Apple and Other Stories – BookReview

The Flight Attendant – BookReview

Title: The Flight Attendant Author: Chris Bohjalian My Rating: 4/5 Goodreads synopsis: Cassandra Bowden is no stranger to hungover mornings. She’s a binge drinker, her job with the airline making it easy to find adventure, and the occasional blackouts seem to be inevitable. She lives with them, and the accompanying self-loathing. When she awakes in…… Continue reading The Flight Attendant – BookReview