Book Review: Bombay Rains, Bombay Girls

  This book reads like the script of a popular Hindi movie. Convenient plot twists, some forced patriotism, some commentary on religion and politics, a silly romance, an even sillier breakup, a death, a murder...there's just too much crammed into 453 pages. The first few chapters do have some beautiful insights about life, though!

Book Review: Gone by Michael Grant

  Gone is such a disturbing mix of violence, cruelty, horror, and supernatural activity that I find it surprising that it is so popular with the target audience: young adults. Are children aged under fifteen really capable of such cruelty and lack of empathy? I'm no child expert, but I shudder at the thought of … Continue reading Book Review: Gone by Michael Grant