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BOOK REVIEW: STILL LOVED…STILL MISSED BY MRIDULA

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

Genre : Short- stories, Poetry

“A whole bookful to make you think, cry, think again and move on”

“Still loved…Still missed! The myriad hues of souls” is a collection of 14 short stories and a poem. These stories span characters and emotional states with canny details that touch the depths of your soul. Picturing the complexities of love, misery and mystery, the stories try to gnaw your heart like never before.

• What does a flower teach us we often fail to see?

• “The belly is an ungrateful wretch.” Is it true?

• Ever wondered about the sparseness and illusions in life?

• Does death put an end to true love?

• Have all the ascetics won over their emotions?

With the power of simple language, this book transports the readers to a world scarcely thought of in our bustling lives. The allegories maintain an intense rhythm of life prompting the readers to perceive things from a unique angle.

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BOOK REVIEW: THE DAUGHTER FROM A WISHING TREE BY SUDHA MURTY

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

Genre : Mythology, Retellings, Children’s Fiction

Date of Release: October 17th 2019

Publishing House:  Penguin Random House India

 Who do the Gods turn to for support when they are helpless?

The women in Indian mythology might be fewer in number, but their stories of strength and mystery in the pages of ancient texts and epics are many. They slayed demons and protected their devotees fiercely. From Parvati to Ashokasundari, this collection features enchanting and fearless women who frequently led wars on behalf of gods, were the backbone of their families and makers of their own destinies.

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BOOK REVIEW: OUR STOP BY LAURA JANE WILLIAMS

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

Genre : Fiction,Contemporary Romance, Comedy

Not every romance starts with flowers…

Nadia gets the 7.30 train every morning without fail. Well, except if she oversleeps or wakes up at her friend Emma’s after too much wine.

Daniel really does get the 7.30 train every morning, which is easy because he hasn’t been able to sleep properly since his Dad died.

One morning, Nadia’s eye catches sight of a post in the daily paper:

To the cute girl with the coffee stains on her dress. I’m the guy who’s always standing near the doors… Drink sometime?

So begins a not-quite-romance of near-misses, true love, and the power of the written word. Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: OUR STOP BY LAURA JANE WILLIAMS”