Book Review

Top Reads for Teenagers!

Bare Necessities: How To Live A Zero-Waste Life by Mansoor and Riddler This insightful read introduces and guides you towards inculcating positive steps that benefit both – the planet and us.  It’s a complete guide to a zero waste lifestyle. Being more mindful about our consumption and striking a healthy […]

Rate this:

The Henna Artist – Book Review

The Henna Artist is Alka Joshi‘s debut novel that was published in early 2020. It instantly became a NY best seller, a Reese Witherspoon book club pick and currently being developed into a TV series. Furthermore, it was longlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. Why may The […]

Rate this:

The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

Genre: Fiction, Drama Rating: 4/5 “They all crossed into forbidden territory. They all tampered with the laws that lay down who should be loved and how. And how much.” Arundhati Roy – God of small things.  A story about three generations of one broken family made up of flawed and […]

Rate this:

Why did Atlas Shrug ?

This is not a question answered by Ayn Rand’s novel ‘Atlas Shrugged’ however it does shed light on a dystopian world which is rushing towards a total economic collapse. Businesses suffer due to a corrupt and meddlesome governing authority putting up burdensome laws. The story follows railroad executive Dagny Taggart […]

Rate this:

Night by Elie Wiesel – Book Review

Elie Wiesel’s Night is a personal account of the Holocaust. It narrates the experiences of a  schoolboy in the camps of Auschwitz and Buchenwald. It is a poignant account of the cruelties imposed on man by man. Elie Wiesel was a schoolboy who was born in Sighet and spent his […]

Rate this:

Frankenstein, Or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelly

“Frankenstein Or, The Modern Prometheus” (1818) was written by an eighteen-year old Mary Shelley. The way it came into being is a tale as good as the novel itself. Once Lord Byron suggested his friends that each write a ghost story. Shelley’s attempt brought into the world of literature a […]

Rate this: