2 mini Book Reviews (“not-super-mini-but-I-tried” part-2)

  Book: This is Where I leave You Author: Jonathan Tropper Genre: Fiction, Humor, Contemporary Excerpt from Goodreads Summary: The death of Judd Foxman’s father marks the first time that the entire Foxman family—including Judd’s mother, brothers, and sister—have been together in years.... Judd joins the rest of the Foxmans as they reluctantly submit to … Continue reading 2 mini Book Reviews (“not-super-mini-but-I-tried” part-2)

2 Mini Book Reviews (not super-mini but I tried!)

These days, I'm more into short reviews of books (might be the after-effect of lingering too much on Goodreads).   To cut the long story short, here are two mini and quirky reviews of two books I finished off recently.   Book: The Haunting of Hill House Author : Shirley Jackson Genre(s): Horror, Gothic, Classic, … Continue reading 2 Mini Book Reviews (not super-mini but I tried!)

5 ‘weird’ things not to say to your friend who reads fiction

The swords are drawn, the knives are out and the façade is dropped. The battle of fiction vs. non-fiction is out and loud. Like SAHM vs. Working Moms, like socialists vs. Fascists, the tussle between those who love reading classic vs. those who read only hard-core science and finance books are everywhere-   In case, … Continue reading 5 ‘weird’ things not to say to your friend who reads fiction

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