Book Reviews

The Tiger Catcher by Paullina Simons

I received an advanced copy of this book from its publicists in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Explosive love story? A relationship that bends the rules of time as we know it? Mysticism? I heard these about the book and my first thought was “where can…… Continue reading The Tiger Catcher by Paullina Simons

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Wanted: Hero of a Young Adult novel

Up and coming YA novel seeks a strong and motivated male to lead it and the dystopian word it’s set in to a bestseller list. Job duration: 3 books Description The ideal candidate will: 1. Have a name that is obscure and sounds non-American though you are, in fact, American and whiter than the Pillsbury Doughboy’s…… Continue reading Wanted: Hero of a Young Adult novel

Book Reviews

Alaskan Holiday by Debbie Macomber

I received a copy of this book from Penguin Random House in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: An uplifting tale of finding unexpected love in the Alaskan wilderness from bestselling author, Debbie Macomber. Before beginning her new job as sous chef at one of Seattle’s…… Continue reading Alaskan Holiday by Debbie Macomber

Book Reviews

The Paris Secret by Lily Graham

I received an e-copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I’m a simple person. I see World War II, I pick the book up. So when I saw this pretty, pretty book available for request on NetGalley, I immediately hit request.…… Continue reading The Paris Secret by Lily Graham

Book Reviews

The Man You Meet in Heaven by Debbie Viggiano

I received an e-copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I picked up The Man You Meet in Heaven because of its interesting premise but it did not end up being the 5-star read I expected it to be. Read on…… Continue reading The Man You Meet in Heaven by Debbie Viggiano

Book Reviews

A Place Called Schugara by Joe English

I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: A story of life, death, love lost and meaning found in Schugara and beyond.   (Note: I was a little thrown off by the cover design and the…… Continue reading A Place Called Schugara by Joe English

Wednesday wisdom

Wednesday wisdom: Every blogger NEEDS to know these content marketing strategies.

Hiya, nerds! Welcome to a new blog series on This is Lit where I give you advice on how you can use tried and tested content marketing strategies to crush it in the blogging world! A little background. Like every other Indian kid, I did engineering in uni. Sure, I thought Biomedical Engineering was cool…… Continue reading Wednesday wisdom: Every blogger NEEDS to know these content marketing strategies.

Book Reviews

Of Captivity & Kings by E.Y. Laster

I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: The laws are different in the Kushite ruled Kingdom of Nabara. The penalty for involvement in the slave trade is death, and if the King fails to provide…… Continue reading Of Captivity & Kings by E.Y. Laster

Book Reviews

Blog tour: Victory for the Shipyard Girls by Nancy Revell

I received a free copy of this book from Cornerstone, Penguin Random House in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: Sunderland, 1942 With the war showing no sign of abating, Helen is thriving in her role as shipyard manager. But at home the return of…… Continue reading Blog tour: Victory for the Shipyard Girls by Nancy Revell

Book Reviews

How to read The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

I recently finished reading The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner and haven’t stopped talking about it ever since. In my review, I promised that I’ll share my thoughts about how the book can be read. Why does one need to know how to read a book, you ask. Umm, have you tried reading…… Continue reading How to read The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner