The Broken Girls by Simone St. James

DO NOT READ THIS BOOK RIGHT BEFORE BED! I mean it, I did this for two nights in a row and actually had sleepless nights The pace of the book was a little slow at the start. But Fiona’s journey began at the Old Barrons Road, and with each page, it compelled me within the…

How I avoid distractions while reading

We’re all surrounded by distractions at every waking moment that keep us from reading what we have been meaning to for months. Here’s what’s helped me get over that and read more!

Aurora Burning by Jay Kristoff, Amy Kaufman

What I did not expect was science fiction revolving around space and the universe to delve so deep into philosophy, feelings and those nuances that makes humans…well, human.

1Q84 – Murakami

Like most of Murakami’s works, this one too is filled with magic! Crows that try to communicate, sex in dreams that cause real pregnancy, and two moons!

Highfire – By Eoin Colfer

I waited for this book with such excitement and bought the e book because I had literally no patience to wait for even a day for this to get delivered. A dragon alive in Louisiana who loves Vodka Martinis and Netflix? HELL YEAH!

Malice – By Pintip Dunn

Amidst the ongoing pandemic, this book can trigger a lot of anxiety for those who may be sensitive at this stage.
The book is not as scary as one would expect. It doesn’t just speak of a global pandemic with no cure, but also how a broken human, and flawed love is instrumental in wiping humanity itself out.

The Second Librarian

I’m Priyanka, and I love reading. Books have rescued me from some of the toughest times in my life, and made my good times even better. I’m a journalist who loves to socialise, but mostly, I find myself at home between the pages of a book. I find myself belonging to that fragrance that lies…

The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak

Text & picture by @darshu_08 While @thesecondlibrarian has been wanting to read this book forever, she’s a tad better procrastinator than me. This book has been so talked about, I couldn’t wait to read it. Took me not more than some 4 days to finish this because, well, college wouldn’t allow me to binge. Ugh! This is not…