The Quote Challenge (Day 3)

happy-quotes-2089Today is Day 3 of the 3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge. I thank Anjana from The Glass Bangle for nominating me for this challenge. This time, going with the ‘not-so-serious’ route was super fun. ๐Ÿ™‚ (more…)


Whatโ€™s In a Name?

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I came across this interesting post in Cleopatra Loves Books and decided to do join in the fun. Basically I had to come up with the name of a book for all the letters in my name. The task looked easy from far but when I actually sat down to write it, it was not so as most of my favourite books started with a โ€˜theโ€™. Many a times I was tempted to mention a book I loved, ignoring the โ€œtheโ€ but then I decided to stick to the rules and came up with the list below. And I thoroughly enjoyed making it! ๐Ÿ™‚ (more…)

IQR Challenge – updates & new targets


Toward the end of 2013, I came across the site โ€“ The Tales Pensieve which hosted this unique challenge called โ€“ย Indian Quills Reading Challenge 2013.ย This is what they had to say about it โ€“

ย โ€œIQR Challenge is an attempt to bring the reviews of books by Indian authors scattered all over under one database atย The Tales Pensieve. Going forward with this siteโ€™s underlyingย partialityย with Indian authors, it is toย also serve as a collective effort to promote the literature and authors of Indian originโ€. (more…)