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. πŸ™‚ (more…)

What’s In a Name?

Whats in a name - swati raiΒ Pic Source

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 β€˜the’. Many a times I was tempted to mention a book I loved, ignoring the β€œthe” but then I decided to stick to the rules and came up with the list below. And I thoroughly enjoyed making it! πŸ™‚ (more…)

IQR Challenge – updates & new targets


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

Β β€œIQR Challenge is an attempt to bring the reviews of books by Indian authors scattered all over under one database atΒ The Tales Pensieve. Going forward with this site’s underlyingΒ partialityΒ with Indian authors, it is toΒ also serve as a collective effort to promote the literature and authors of Indian origin”. (more…)