(Not-so-mini)Book Review: “CIRCE” by Madeline Miller

Book: Circe Author: Madeline Miller Genre: Fantasy, Mythology, Fiction Year of publication: 2018 Excerpt of Goodreads summary: "In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child.... ...Zeus banishes her to a deserted island, where she hones her occult craft, tames … Continue reading (Not-so-mini)Book Review: “CIRCE” by Madeline Miller

Why “The Bear and the Nightingale” must be on your TBR list

Book Name: The Bear and the Nightingale (Winternight Trilogy #1) Author: Katherine Arden Genre: Historical, fantasy, fiction, YA Year of release: 2016/2017   Excerpt from Goodreads Summary: At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn't mind--she spends the winter nights … Continue reading Why “The Bear and the Nightingale” must be on your TBR list

5 ‘women-centric’ terms I’m obsessing over, right now

Do you know something exciting happening in Twitter right now? Women are describing themselves as the feminine gender is depicted by male authors. It sparked off by YA author Gwen Katz and snowballed into something bigger, brilliant and funniest ‘thing’ I’ve read in months.   It triggered me to discuss words/idioms that popularly describe (read: … Continue reading 5 ‘women-centric’ terms I’m obsessing over, right now

Book Review:Where’d You Go Bernadette

  Genre: Fiction, Humour, Chick Lit, Mystery Author: Maria Semple Rating: 2*5 / 5 Goodreads Summary: Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect, and to 15-year-old Bee, she is a best friend and, … Continue reading Book Review:Where’d You Go Bernadette