Books

Gone Girl – Book Review

Synopsis  On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t doing himself any favors with cringe-worthy daydreams about the slope and shape of his wife’s head, but… Continue reading Gone Girl – Book Review

Books

The Architect’s Apprentice – Book Review

Synopsis  In 1540, twelve-year-old Jahan arrives in Istanbul. As an animal tamer in the sultan’s menagerie, he looks after the exceptionally smart elephant Chota and befriends (and falls for) the sultan’s beautiful daughter, Princess Mihrimah. A palace education leads Jahan to Mimar Sinan, the empire’s chief architect, who takes Jahan under his wing as they… Continue reading The Architect’s Apprentice – Book Review

Stories

Coping With A Character’s Death – Short Story

In the dark room she sat with no one to keep her company. Only her shadow and her loud heartbeat and sometimes a sob… Sometimes someone would peep in from the door and call out her name. ‘Sukina..?‘ ‘Leave me alone!’ And the door would be closed again, this time she wouldn’t even hear her… Continue reading Coping With A Character’s Death – Short Story

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Book Sacrifice Tag

I was tagged by The Orangutan Librarian for this tagged, thank you so much! Check out their blog, it is quite amazing! SO here it goes: An Over-Hyped Book: Situation: You’re in a store when the zombie apocalypse hits. The military informs everyone that over-hyped books are the zombies only weakness. What book that everyone else says is… Continue reading Book Sacrifice Tag