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3 books to give you a glimpse of Life and Terror in Afghanistan

15th August 2021, India celebrated it’s 75th Independence Day, the same day Afghanistan is taken over by Taliban. Two neighboring countries, two opposite fates. We were hoisting flags while people of Afghan were running all around, trying to flee from the clutches of the tyrant.  From past many decades, Afghanistan has been a torn land as Taliban’s […]

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Book Reviews

My Reading Challenge for 2021 and the books I intend to read.

Firstly, Happy New Year everyone. Hope 2021 brings lots of happiness and joy in your life. We had a splendid end to the year 2020 by traveling to Delhi- Gurgaon and from there we drove to Shimla and Kufri to welcome 2021 with snow all around us. For all those who have been following my […]

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#MyFriendAlexa S5

4 Steps to writing a Book Review

Book review is an important skill, as unlike any other review where you want to share all the details about the product, for books, you have to make the review appealing for the reader to go and pick up the book and at the same time not give away the story.  Every book review starts […]

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#MyFriendAlexa S5

Books and me – a friendship of over 3 decades and a life time to go

Since this is my first blog post under the #MyFriendAlexa blogathon, and as I had mentioned under my #ThemeReveal post, it had to start with me. In this blog I will talk about my journey as a reader, when did I start and everything after that.  Reading books and loving them came naturally to me. […]

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Kids and Me

Early Reading for Babies and Toddlers

Being a reader myself, I had started reading books to my both my kids at a very early stage. Some parents think that the child is too small to even understand that this is a book or some say the baby cant even talk whats the use of reading now? But this is untrue. While […]