Life Lessons From Queen JLo Who’s Just the BEST Life Coach EVER!

If you know even the wee-est bit of Jennifer Lopez then you know that she is, was and probably will be a powerhouse, an unstoppable force of nature ever and ever and ever. This woman seems to have done it all and done it better. Not only is she a phenomenal actress, performer, singer, song writer and dancer, she is just as terrific a human being. All the while seeming to not age a day over 25. If there is anyone who seems to have figured out this puzzle called life, it’s got to be her. Every word out of…Continue Reading

7 Quotes From Devdutt Pattanaik’s ‘Shyam’ That’ll Make You Want To Read It Right Now!

As kids, they were just stories. Stories of a charming boy called Krishna, who grew up to become a fascinating figure and went on to achieve impossible feats. But as you grow up and take another look at these childhood stories, you realise just how much there is to them that you haven’t ever considered. An entire, expansive mythology with universal themes, intricate character details and most importantly, lessons that lend themselves into the modern life as well. If there is a man who knows how to brilliantly mould mythology into the most suitable retelling for the modern readership, it…Continue Reading

Heal With The Power Of Reading: 6 Reasons You Should Be Reading Marian Keyes

Books and words, they have the power to make you go through the days of high tide with your head held high. The stories are the shield that protects you from the jibes of the world, while the characters form a bond which even living beings fail to. An the best books belong to the authors who have a real knack of delivering the most complex messages, in the simplest manner. One such writer is Marian Keyes. When you read her blurbs, she comes across as a simple chic-lit writer who can make you smile with her stories. But, it…Continue Reading

What Book Lovers ACTUALLY Mean When They Say These 10 Things (…)

Do you have friends who love reading and at the same time always find excuses to stay at home? For starters, this is a very common phenomenon, as reading can be a bit of a solitary activity. Most book lovers spend hours upon hours in bed, or at home, buried deep in the fictional realm. And while that may seem abnormal to others, it is their way of relaxing and rejuvenating in life. Some people might not get it but for hardcore readers, books aren’t just an activity or a hobby. Books are a way of life! And here’s a…Continue Reading

10 Thriller Books You Simply WON’T Be Able To Put Down (You Wanna Bet?)

Know what one needs in these seasons? A cup of coffee, a snuggly bed, and a fantastic thriller novel. There’s a certain kind of pleasure in diving into an adrenaline-rich story that keeps you on the edge — almost an escape from the dull dreariness of daily life; onto something bigger and faster. Here are some of my favorite ones, thank me later, my frens! Macbeth – Jo Nesbo MACBETH was inspired by Shakespeare’s original, which Nesbo sees as ‘a thriller about the struggle for power, set Bohr in a gloomy, stormy, noir-like setting and in a dark, paranoid human…Continue Reading

7 Shocking Harry Potter Theories That’ll Make You Question The Whole Series (Totally!)

For the lovers of fantasy fiction, when the Harry Potter series was released, it was a dream come true. We had a story set in the current era, laced with fantasy and terms which made exploring the wizarding world an enchanting experience. Harry, Ron, Hermione, Neville, Luna; we made countless friends. They were not perfect individuals, but together, they were a force to reckon with. However, with the last book of the series coming out in the year 2007, and the last movie in 2011, the story officially ended but the canons and theories didn’t. New tales and takes on…Continue Reading

The ‘Little Things’ Book Is Out – And OMG, SOMEONE HOLD ME!

Sometimes a great movie can become an even greater book. And sometimes a book can be transformed into a visual delight. But it’s all in the hands of the creator. And we’ve had Dipen Shah, the author of the ‘Little Things’ book perform a thorough charm on one of our favorite web series. If you haven’t caught up on the series, what are you even doing, my friend? But if you’re a Dhruv-Kavya fan like me, you know how nostalgic it is to go back to one of the most real love stories of our time. From curing a terrible…Continue Reading

This Small Book Business Helps You Meet The Book Of Your Destiny (WHAAAT!)

A couple of weeks ago, I received an Instagram DM from a lady named Shariya Aman. She had been following my work for a while and she told me that she ran a small book business. The mention of books instantly caught my attention. Shariya told me about how she believed each one of us had a book destined for us. This book, as unexpected as it may seem, was out there, waiting for us to take notice. What Shariya and her team did was to seal the distance between that destined book and its reader. I was trembling with…Continue Reading

Easy-To-Read Books That’ll Be Your Perfect Monsoon Pick – Part I

Rains bring a plethora of emotions with it. There is something about the outpour of water droplets from the sky above that makes one contemplate every aspect of life under it, or maybe just take a backseat from the otherwise rushing stream of life. But for us readers, rains are just another reason to curl up with a book, with a steaming mug of coffee. However, there are certain stories which perfectly match up to the mood of monsoon, and here I am, presenting the same to you. So pick up those pens and pads comrades, for here I am…Continue Reading

15 Bookish Quotes Every Book Lover Will Swear By (Sniffs A Page)

I think the first time we readers encountered a good book, it shattered us right through…in all the good ways possible. Suddenly, we have a new pair of eyes to gaze and understand the world with. We’d seek fellow readers and more often than not, try to gauge the title of a book that was being read by someone in a train/bus. We’d wait to finally meet someone who’d read the same books as we had and to indulge in bookish conversations for hours on end. If books are the first loves of your life, these 15 quotes will make…Continue Reading