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UPROOTED EMOTIONS! From An-Other Land: Making Home in the Land of Dreams by Tanushree Ghosh #BookReview

The stories in the book, From An-other Land: Making Home in the Land of Dreams, are about the American Indians or the NRI’s who wished for the ‘Great American Dream’. Whether they achieved it or not, found their perfect life abroad or not is left expertly to the reader to discern. The author has a …

K is Kenya #TravelWithBooks #AtoZchallenge @AprilA2Z

K is Kenya

Kenya is all at once blessed and troubled. Striving from the aftermath of a colonial rule, rampant corruption and ethnic troubles, it also has a diverse landscape, villages, bustling capital city, beaches and the picturesque savannah. The books also reflect the country’s volatile past, struggles and societal impact. These books are diverse and they will …

F is France #TravelWithBooks #AtoZchallenge @AprilA2Z

The stylish, suave and smitten in love, France evokes powerful emotions with its grandeur and beauty. Love and pathos are companions to thrilling chases and mysteries across this beautiful land. France is beautiful, stylish and a lovers paradise so the books, written or based in France are equally thrilling. Romance, love, suspense or mystery – …

E is Egypt #TravelWithBooks #AtoZchallenge @AprilA2Z

The mystic land of Cleopatra, Pharaohs, Mummies, golden sands, breathtaking Nile, and the pyramids. It cannot get more thrilling, romantic and diverse than this. The books out of this country are equally riveting. Page turners and bestsellers, the books I share today are either based in Egypt or written by an author from Egypt. The …

D is Denmark #TravelWithBooks #AtoZchallenge @AprilA2Z

The alphabet D has few choices and Denmark was calling to me. I choose the city of Denmark for its beauty and the mesmerising country, famous for its Scandinavian history, beautiful beaches, stunning countryside and the Vikings. The yummy sweets, Danish pastry, anyone? It is also famous for its most loved author of exquisite fairy …