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Blog Tour / Book Review: The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale

I can scarcely contain my excitement as it is my stop today on the blog tour for The Toymakers. I cannot tell you enough how absolutely enchanted I was by this book and how The Toymakers is one of the best books I have ever read. Synopsis: Do you remember when you believed in magic?… Continue reading Blog Tour / Book Review: The Toymakers by Robert Dinsdale

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My Russian Classics Collection

If you follow me on my social media, mainly IG and Twitter, you would notice a theme, and that is my love for all things Russia related. It doesn't matter if it is travelling, food, or TV shows, I love them. But most of all, I have this obsession for Russian classics and all the… Continue reading My Russian Classics Collection

Book Review

The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Synopsis: I tattooed a number on her arm. She tattooed her name on my heart. In 1942, Lale Sokolov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival - scratching numbers into his fellow victims' arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent… Continue reading The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

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The Girl in The Tower by Katherine Arden

You see, I have always tried to tell myself that whenever I finish a book, just give it a day or two to compose my thoughts before I sit down to write a review. Well, I have tried but it never works, especially for the books that have blown my mind or the books that… Continue reading The Girl in The Tower by Katherine Arden



If you have been following me for a while on my social media, you should know by now that I have a problem... Not only do I buy books or rather hoard them at a very alarming speed, (let's say at least 2-3 books a week... ), I am also obsessed with collecting different editions… Continue reading Obsessive-Bronze-Horseman-itis

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Bellagrand by Paullina Simons

I am participating in the #GollanczFest week long challenge hosted by Gollancz this week. The challenge for day 1 is "the book that I recommend to everyone". Among all the choices, I chose Bellagrand by my all time favourite author Paullina Simons. I decided to post my review for this book. I can still feel… Continue reading Bellagrand by Paullina Simons

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Last Christmas in Paris by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb 

5/5 amazing and breath-taking stars!⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Words are quite peculiar things, aren’t they? They form a sentence, they form a passage, they become an article or an essay, they become a book, they become a story. They record history, they document our way of life and they also entertain by forms of fictions and tales. They… Continue reading Last Christmas in Paris by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb 

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Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi 

This is the first time that I have hesitated to write a review of the book I have just read because I am afraid no matter what I say I won't be able to tell you how much this book has affected me and changed me, and how much I love this book with everything… Continue reading Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi 

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The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra 

OMG this book, OMG! WHAT A BOOK! I am so stunned! I feel so sad feel sooo soooo sad, but what a book! It is a MUST READ! Seriously this book is EVERYTHING! This book consists of several individual stories, HOWEVER each story is somehow in one way or the other linked to one another!… Continue reading The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra 

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Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

One of my friends recently read Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys and her reaction to the book makes me want to make a post again about this book. I read this book at the end of 2016 and it has stayed with me ever since. The beautiful prose and the unique story telling… Continue reading Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys