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. As a book blogger, I’ve worked with countless authors and publishers to review and promote their books. There are a few authors that I went on to be in touch…… Continue reading Yarn by Pragya Bhagat
I received a copy of this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I know, I know, I’m supposed to be on a NetGalley hiatus, but do you see that title? How can I, Shruti Ramanujam, ever stay away from a book with such…… Continue reading Lacks Self-Control: True Stories I Waited Until My Parents Died to Tell by Roy Sekoff
AuthorsGetLit is a series on This is Lit that will focus on tips for authors, self-published or otherwise, from both bloggers and other authors. Read the previous posts from this series here: 5 tips for getting a blogger to review your book. How to write a book review request email. 3 ways you can find…… Continue reading AuthorsGetLit | Telling our stories: The challenges of memoir writing.
I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions mentioned here are my own. When Daniel Garrison contacted me about this book, he said that this book was all about adventure. My review policy doesn’t have adventure in the list of genres I prefer,…… Continue reading Drifting in the Push by Daniel Garrison
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. I’ve always been obsessed with books about sickness. I want to know how people felt at the worst point in their life, biologically speaking. And, you know what, society? Mental…… Continue reading Despair to Deliverance: A True Story of Triumph Over Severe Mental Illness by Sharon DeVinney
I received an e-copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. When I finished reading this book, my first thought was, “oh shit, I have to review it now”. Because, how do you review the memoir of a woman’s journey after she was diagnosed with leukemia? I don’t want to pick…… Continue reading Love and Laughter in the Time of Chemotherapy by Manjusha Pawagi
What is the meaning of life? If you're told you're going to die within the next few weeks/months/years, what would your life be like? These are questions I have been grappling with for over a year now due to some personal reasons. In When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi explores the same questions. Like the… Continue reading When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi