Bhumika Singh

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Review: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Author - Emma Donoghue<br>No. of Pages - 336<br>Year of Publication - 2010<br>Rating - ❤️❤️❤️<br>One of the many things that this book taught me is that—it is not …

Review: If I Stay

Review: Before I Go To Sleep

11 Books That Are A Million Times Better Than The Movie

I get it, book lovers. We all stick to the party line that "the book is better than the movie," point blank. But let's be honest here: adaptations …

Review: My Name Is Memory

How This Couple Turned Teens' Love of Texting Into Love for Reading Books

"Would anyone read a sci-fi story with a dark-skinned, female protagonist?" – this is the question that got it all started. At that time, in the fall …

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5 Famous Novels That Will Reignite Your Creativity

When was the last time you read something this deep?<p>I am a writer, and part of being a great writer means reading-- a lot.<p>But reading has so many other benefits that people tend to forget, one of which being it works your brain in a different way than reading blogs (like this one) or magazines or …

Literature

Weekend picks for book lovers

What should you read this weekend? USA TODAY’s picks for book lovers include the new mystery from the author of the mega-selling thriller <i>The Girl on the Train</i>.<p><b>Into the Water</b> by Paula Hawkins; Riverhead, 388 pp.; fiction<p>Is it really fair of Hawkins to conjure up a menacing body of water just as …

'A Face Like Glass' Is A Magical, Perfectly Ticking Machine Of A Tale

Let me begin by stating that this is a perfect book.<p>I don't say this lightly. It's perfect in the way that excellent clockwork is perfect: intricate, precise, and hiding all its marvels in plain sight. Imagine a clear box full of interlocking gears and springs and pulleys — you can follow all their …

Books

So you want to be a writer? Essential tips for aspiring novelists

“Nobody can advise you and help you, nobody,” said Rainer Maria Rilke in <i>Letters to a Young Poet</i> more than a century ago. “There is only one way. Go into yourself.” Rilke, of course, was right – nobody but yourself can help. In the end it all comes down to the strike of the word on the page, not to …

Creative Writing

Review: Angels and Demons (Guest Post)

Author - Agatha Christie<br>Genre - Thriller/Mystery<br>No. of Pages - 368<br>Year of Publication - 1926<br>Rating - ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️<br>I can never help loving Christie's …

Review: All The Bright Places

Author - Jennifer Niven<p>Genre - Young Adult/Romance <br>No. of Pages - 400 <br>Year of Publication - 2015<p>Rating - ❤️❤️❤️<p>Recently, I read this YA novel and it …

How to Get Your Writing Noticed

Don’t post it all over social media. Especially if you’re a new writer, people don’t really care about you. Not yet.<p>Don’t shout it out loud and wave …

10 Books To Read When You Need A Good Cry

I'm a fan of crying. Yes, we usually cry when we're sad, or stressed, or at a wedding, so crying is often associated with bad memories. But a good …

Want to write a book? Stop talking about it. Entirely.

There’s an old Korean saying that my mother is fond of repeating: “You have nothing to fear from someone who threatens that he is going to kill you tomorrow.” In other words, if the speaker’s true intention were to kill you, he would have done it already. He would not have told you he was going to …

Writing

Review: Safe Haven

Author - Agatha Christie<br>Genre - Thriller/Mystery<br>No. of Pages - 368<br>Year of Publication - 1926<br>Rating - ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️<br>I can never help loving Christie's …

Review: The Girl on the Train

(Contains Spoilers) <br>Author - Paula Hawkins<p>Genre - Thriller<p>No. of Pages - 395(US)/ 320(UK) <br>Year of Publication - 2015 <br>Rating - ❤️❤️❤️ <br>This book has …

Review: The Fault in our Stars

Author - Agatha Christie<br>Genre - Thriller/Mystery<br>No. of Pages - 368<br>Year of Publication - 1926<br>Rating - ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️<br>I can never help loving Christie's …