TBR (to-be-read) Pile

Dear Diary Dearest Readers. If you are like me, you are polygamous readers and have TBR pile next to your bed, in your study, in your e-reader. This pile is growing. It is growing non-stop. It never stops.  You pick up ideas for TBR from social media, bookstores, friends’ suggestions. If you start reading an…

Whoever screams the loudest…

Dear Diary, Please use your universal wisdom and universal pool of brains and IQs to give me an answer. The question being: Why some people think if they scream and shout and throw abuse around they will get out of any problem? That they will become ‘right’ no matter how wrong they are? What am…

Books to read in March – LitHub suggestion

Dear Reader, Are you reading? Are you reading my blog? Are you reading a book this month? What book is it? Are you, like me, reading several books at the same time? Well, I can share my reading list with you Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon – I reserve my judgement for now…

New Year Resolutions: Books and Reading

Good morning, world Today I opened my e-mail and found a letter from my favourite online book seller Book Depository, offering me a whole big smorgasbord of fiction books. They called this list “Reading resolutions”. We all know about New Year Resolutions. We make them. We break them. We forget about them. How about we…