Book Reviews

A Death in the Himalayas by Udayan Mukherjee

I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I’m a huge fan of crime fiction and I’m always on the lookout for new ones to read. While I know several great crime novels exist in my native tongue,…… Continue reading A Death in the Himalayas by Udayan Mukherjee

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The Indian Lit Readathon is back!

Remember how last year, a bunch of friends and I started a readathon solely for Indian books? Well, edition 2 is here and it’s so much bigger and better than the first time! What is the Indian Lit Readathon? The Indian Lit Readathon is a 48 hour readathon where participants read books written by Indian…… Continue reading The Indian Lit Readathon is back!

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

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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