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Why self-help books aren’t that much helpful

If you go on Amazon or any bookstore you find hundreds and thousands of self-help books. In these times, most people are sad and demotivated. Everybody is looking for answers to how to be happy or how to live the good life. Most of them tried to find it in books. When we get to the […]

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Book Reviews Fiction

Book Review: Dragon Keeper By Robin Hobb

“That is true. I could not prevent what was done to me, nor can I change what people made of me. But I know what I am and have decided to continue being what I am.” Dragon Keeper is the first book in Rain Chronicles. Rain Chronicles is sequel series to The Liveship Traders. It […]

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Book Reviews Nonfiction

Book Review: On Writing By Stephen King

“Just remember that Dumbo didn’t need the feather; the magic was in him.” So finally I completed my favourite author’s memoir. Well, technically it was a small memoir and writing guide. It isn’t a normal memoir, because King only tells us some snapshots of his life in half of the book and later half is […]

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Book Review: The Diary Of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

“It’s really a wonder that I haven’t dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.” In 1942, with the Nazis occupying Holland, a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl and her family fled […]

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5 Fantasy Series That I Absolutely Love

I love fantasies books. Whenever I felt bored and tired I like to read these type of books wherein these world there is so much fun going on. It always fascinating to me to enter worlds of magic and kings and queens, kingdoms. In this post, I will share my favourites fantasy series. There are […]

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Book Reviews Fiction

Book Review: Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman

“Richard began to understand darkness: darkness as something solid and real, so much more than a simple absence of light. He felt it touch his skin, questing, moving, exploring: gliding through his mind. It slipped into his lungs, behind his eyes, into his mouth…” Neverwhere is a fantasy novel, which shows us neverwhere called London […]

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Writing

Exam Hall [Short Story Attempt]

It must have been 5 or 10 minutes passed by, but to Arthur, it was like ages. He just sat there. He was looking at question paper and a blank sheet to left. He was thinking of nothing, just blank, what should he do? Questions were hard and mostly on topics that he didn’t study, […]

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Book Review: Mostly Harmless By Douglas Adams

“He had a nasty feeling that that might be an idiotic thing to do, but he did it anyway, and sure enough it had turned out to be an idiotic thing to do. You live and learn. At any rate, you live.” This is the fifth novel in Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series. While […]

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Book Reviews Nonfiction

Book Review: Brain Droppings By George Carlin

“YOU KNOW? When you’re young, you don’t know, but you don’t know you don’t know, so you take some chances. In your twenties and thirties, you don’t know, and you know you don’t know, and that tends to freeze you; less risk taking. In your forties you know, but you don’t know you know, so […]

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Book Reviews Fiction

Book Review: So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish By Douglas Adams

“For a moment he felt good about this. A moment or two later he felt bad about feeling good about it. Then he felt good about feeling bad about feeling good about it and satisfied, drove on into the night.” This is the fourth novel in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series. Arthur dent […]