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OTT: All the ways I will kill you if you dare to interrupt my reading

Off Tangent Thoughts (OTT) is a kickass meme my girl Charvi of Not Just Fiction fame started. “Off Tangent Thoughts(OTT) is a bi-monthly meme that has a basic list-based format wherein bloggers express their points in the form of a short or long list with the points under the list being merely a couple lines…… Continue reading OTT: All the ways I will kill you if you dare to interrupt my reading

Author interviews

A conversation with author and TED speaker Ann Morgan

I recently got the chance to interview author and TED speaker Ann Morgan (Beside Myself; Reading the World: Confessions of a Literary Explorer) whose new novel Crossing Over released in March, exclusively in audio on Audible. As a bookworm, you definitely would have heard of Ann’s incredible project, A Year Of Reading The World–she also spoke…… Continue reading A conversation with author and TED speaker Ann Morgan

Chai break

Chai Break: Can being a mood reader affect a book blogger?

Chai Break is a periodic feature on This is Lit where we discuss books, blogging, and book blogging. Hiya, nerds! Chai Break is back again! As always, I’m not able to stick to a schedule for this feature on This is Lit. Shall we just call it that cool aunt who drops by whenever and…… Continue reading Chai Break: Can being a mood reader affect a book blogger?

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 · General

My TBR for Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon.

Waddup, nerds? I’m going to be doing Dewey’s 24 hour readathon today. I’ve never done a readathon before, but since I’m already trying new things this month (read Look who fancies herself a poet now! | NaPoWriMo update), I decided to give this a try too. For the readathon, I’ve chosen several YA contemporary books.…… Continue reading My TBR for Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon.

Book Reviews

Songs from Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed

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. Michael Reed reached out to me requesting for a review back when I was on vacation. In his mail he wondered if I’d “be interested in reviewing [his] literary/satire “Songs…… Continue reading Songs from Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed