Month: June 2018

Avishi: Vishpala of Rig Veda Reimagined

Avishi: Vishpala of Rig Veda Reimagined @Sai_Swaroopa #MythoFiction #BookReview

Avishi: Vishpala of Rig Veda Reimagined, is a warrior, a young girl who is an orphan but is adopted by rishis and taught how to fight. She is extremely good at fighting and this is her story, what adversaries she faces, her challenges and her love. The biggest one is of losing her leg, her …

The Doodler of Dimashq: A Heart Wrenching Tale of Hope From Syria's Rubble

ART IN ASHES #TheDoodlerOfDimashq: A Heart Wrenching Tale of Hope From Syria’s Rubble @kirthijayakumar @IamReadomania

#TheDoodlerOfDimashq is the story of Ameenah, a young girl struck in war-torn Syria. She is special only because even in this ravaged, rubble that is her country she looks for beauty, for art and tries to leave a mark for those who are dying in the war. A war that she did not ask for, …

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Teach #Kindness with #Books for #Kids #PictureBooks #WATWB

Welcome to another month of  We Are the World Blogfest, I share with you the kindness and how we can inculcate it from childhood. Books are indeed the best way to teach our kids apart from our own actions. I share with you a list of 13 Children’s Books That Encourage Kindness Toward Others by BuzzFeed. These …

Auto – Pilot: The Art & Science of Doing Nothing

#BookReview Auto – Pilot: The Art & Science of Doing Nothing @FingerprintP

The tagline of the book, Auto – Pilot: The Art & Science of Doing Nothing is what attracted me to the book. I wanted to know if my thoughts on the concept of being idle resonated with the book and author. The author makes it abundantly clear in the first few pages itself that he …

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Spotlight Shines on #Lolita

Born in simplicity, shunned for her ambition by her family, shamed for her choice in men, #Lolita is exactly the kind of woman Advait doesn’t want his daughter to be acquainted with. Little does he know that it is this attitude of his which makes him a target for the darling of the silver screen.  …

Small is big

LITTLE DYNAMITES Small Is Big #MicroFiction @TheWittyKid

Small Is Big is a wonderful collection of micro tales. One that is full of tiny tales but with deep meaningful messages. I have been reading and enjoying the various tales from the Terribly Tiny Tales series and the author is a contributor to those. The ideas of really short tales are what attracted me …

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Fast-paced, Gripping, Romantic Suspense #NewRelease #KillerMoves @Varsha20

Varsha Dixit is the best selling author of six successful contemporary romance books before #KillerMoves. I have read and enjoyed her book Only White, Not Wheat and The Wallflowers, a short fiction. I look forward to reading this one too. Killer Moves is a fast-paced, gripping, romantic suspense tale with strong thriller and supernatural elements.      …

#MATSYA: The First Avatar

DASHAVATAR #MATSYA: The First Avatar by Sundari Venkatraman

This is a simple, fun book for kids and adults alike. A fast read and quick insight into Mythology. You can read my review of #MATSYA: The First Avatar here. I have always enjoyed books by Sundari and here are a few of my favourite ones. DASHAVATAR MATSYA: The First Avatar by Sundari Venkatraman   …

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The Staircase of Fire by Ben Woodard #YoungAdultMystery #AdventureSeries

BeachBoundBooks is pleased to be coordinating a Blog Tour for Ben Woodard’s newest young adult mystery, The Staircase of Fire. The tour will run May 23 – June 13, 2018. About the Author Title: The Staircase of Fire (A Shakertown Adventure, Book 3) Author: Ben Woodard Genre: Young Adult Mystery Number of Pages: 276 Publisher: …

A Tangled Legacy

A TANGLED LEGACY Past & Present Collide In Love @JustJazzSingh #BookReview

A Tangled Legacy is a love story where impediments are all around love yet it triumphs. Two kindred spirits yet they can’t decide to stay together. This is a story of Karan, the hardnosed, cynical businessman and Jahnavi, the sweet, whimsical girl. The two meet in London as strangers and find a connection yet are …