Book Review: Teenage Diaries…The Days That Were By Saurabh Sharma

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Ratings :-

Writing : 4/5

Story: 3/5

Characters: 3/5

Overall: 3.5/5

Genre : Young-adult, Middle grade, fiction, Teen

Age recommended: 13 and up

Enter Ganshyam, the boring nerd everyone dreads at school and the under-confident guy whose teenage years are soon going to turn his life topsy-turvy.

With first crushes, kisses, dares and dudes whizzing past like whirlwinds, would Ganshyam fall of the ridge? And most importantly, would he ever be able to get the girl he has come to love? Continue reading

Book Review:Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles #1) by Marissa Meyer

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RATINGS :-
Plot : 4/5
Characters : 4/5
Writing : 4.5/5
OVERALL RATING : 4.5/5

Genre : Young Adult, Science Fiction, Action and Adventure,Romance
Age Recommended : 13 yrs and up

“Even in the Future the Story Begins with Once Upon a Time.”

Cinder, a gifted mechanic, is a cyborg. She’s a second-class citizen with a mysterious past, reviled by her stepmother and blamed for her stepsister’s illness. But when her life becomes intertwined with the handsome Prince Kai’s, she suddenly finds herself at the center of an intergalactic struggle, and a forbidden attraction. Caught between duty and freedom, loyalty and betrayal, she must uncover secrets about her past in order to protect her world’s future. Continue reading

Book Review: The Selection By Kiera Cass

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Writing: 4/5

Characters: 3.5/5

Plot: 3.5/5

Overall Ratings: 3.5/5

Genre: young-adult, dystopia, romance

Ages Recommended: 12 and above

Former United States of America has now turned into a monarchy called Ilea, ruled by a king whose heir’s soulmate is chosen from across the country through an extravagant ceremony called ‘The Selection’. For thirty five gorgeous maidens coming from numerous backgrounds and castes, The Selection is an opportunity of a lifetime. For America Singer however, (  Note for the the curious ones: she was named after the great ancient country America. Her surname is derived from her profession) , The Selection is a nightmare. With a committed lover waiting back home, Would she ever opt for a dreamy fairy tale-style life?

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Book Review: Girl Online Going Solo (Girl Online #3) by Zoe Sugg

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RATINGS :-
Plot : 3/5
Characters : 3.5/5
Writing : 3.5/5
OVERALL RATING : 3.5/5

Genre : Young Adult,  Fiction,Contemporary Romance
Age Recommended : 14 yrs and up

“There are a lot of maybes, but it’s better than the nevers that were there before.”

*Goodreads Synopsis*

  As Penny starts the school year she’s ready to face the world – alone. Noah has gone off the radar after ending his world tour early and no one, including Penny, knows where he is. So when she accepts Megan’s invitation to visit her performing arts school it seems like an opportunity to make some new friends.

Helping everyone else seems to be the right remedy – Elliot needs her friendship more than ever, and she meets Posey, who she can really help with her stage fright. But is charming Scottish boy Callum the right kind of distraction? And can Penny truly move on when Noah’s shadow seems to haunt her round every corner?

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Book Review: All The Bright Places By Jennifer Niven

 

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RATINGS:-

Writing: 4/5

Characters: 3.5/5

Plot: 3.5/5

Overall Ratings

3.5/5

Age Recommended: 13 and up

“I think about black holes and blue holes and bottomless   bodies of water and exploding stars and event horizons, and a place so dark that light can’t get out once it’s in”

Theodore Finch or ‘freak’ ( as he is commonly called) is an awkward young man. All he does in his free time is come up with ways to kill himself. One day, when grief-stricken Violet Markey appears at the school bell-tower, its pretty unclear who saves whose life. This one meeting is soon to transform the lives of both, Violet and Finch forever and take them on one unforgettable but heart-wrenching journey of love, live and self-discovery.
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Versatile Blogger Award!

I, Nandika Kaul have recently been nominated for the VERSATILE BLOGGER AWARD by the wonderful bloggers at Twin Tales. Be sure to check out their wonderful book blog.

Scroll down to know more about the award, rules, nominees and facts about me!

WHAT IS THE VERSATILE BLOGGER AWARD?

It is a blogging award wherein a blogger nominates 15 other bloggers and the chain continues to felicitate new and worthy bloggers. You could download the versatile blogger award nomination badge (from below) and flaunt your achievement on your blog!

RULES

Show the award on your blog

Thank the person that has nominated you.

Share 7 different facts about yourself

Nominate  15 blogs of your choice

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Book Review: “ A Court Of Mist And Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses #2) ” by Sarah J. Maas

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RATINGS :-
Plot : 4/5
Characters : 4/5
Writing : 4.5/5
OVERALL RATING : 4.5/5

Genre : Young Adult,  Fiction, Action and Adventure, Fantasy,Romance
Age Recommended : 14 yrs and up

  “To the stars who listen—and the dreams that are answered.”

*Goodreads Synopsis*

Feyre survived Amarantha’s clutches to return to the Spring Court—but at a steep cost. Though she now has the powers of the High Fae, her heart remains human, and it can’t forget the terrible deeds she performed to save Tamlin’s people.

Nor has Feyre forgotten her bargain with Rhysand, High Lord of the feared Night Court. As Feyre navigates its dark web of politics, passion, and dazzling power, a greater evil looms—and she might be key to stopping it. But only if she can harness her harrowing gifts, heal her fractured soul, and decide how she wishes to shape her future—and the future of a world cleaved in two. Continue reading

Book Review: Beautiful Chaos by Alex Tully

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plot: 3/5

characters: 3/5

writing: 4/5

OVERALL RATING: 3.5/5

Genre : Young Adult,Contemporary, Fiction, Romance
Age Recommended : 12 yrs and up

“People say there are moments in life you will never forget.Moments where you feel something so unexpected, so beautiful, so perfect, it actually hurts. It aches down to your core, and you know you are changed forever.”

Brady O’Connell is an ordinary teenager with an extraordinary job of carrying forward  his extraordinary ‘family business’. When he decides to break the rules just once and a large sum of money gets misplaced, he soon finds his life going Topsy-turvy. But among all this confusion, Vivienne, a pretty red-head, is the person who seems to make the whole chaos, in fact, beautiful. Continue reading

BOOK REVIEW:”Whisper to me” by Nick Lake

RATINGS :-
Plot : 3/5
Characters : 4/5
Writing : 5/5
OVERALL RATING : 4/5

Genre : Young Adult,  Fiction
Age Recommended : 13 yrs and up

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“I hear you above the noise”

“These are the things that you need to know:

1. I hear voices.

2. I miss you.

3. I wish I could take back what I did to you.

4. What they said in the news, what they said I did. It’s not true. You don’t have to worry about that. Continue reading