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

Book Reviews

One Part Woman by Perumal Murugan

I read the Penguin India edition of this book for the Indian Lit Readathon and was approved for the Grove Atlantic edition (releasing this October) on NetGalley an entire month after I requested it. Goodreads synopsis: All of Kali and Ponna’s efforts to conceive a child—from prayers to penance, potions to pilgrimages—have been in vain.…… Continue reading One Part Woman by Perumal Murugan

Book Reviews

Gita: The Battle of the Worlds by Sonal Sachdev Patel

I received a copy of this book from Midas PR in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: When eleven-year-old Dev’s father dies, he can’t stop lashing out at those he loves. Until he meets Sanjay, a sprite-like being who claims there is a battle raging…… Continue reading Gita: The Battle of the Worlds by Sonal Sachdev Patel