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Book Review: Without You, by Preethi Venugopala

Books with a simple story come as welcome reads at times. Not too many characters, not too many plot twists, maybe not even an expected ending. As a reader first, these kind of reads go down easy. I don’t have to think a lot on it. And they flow very smoothly from page to page. I think the novel “Without You” is one such. Continue reading “Book Review: Without You, by Preethi Venugopala”

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Book Review: The Tale of Peter Rabbit, by Beatrix Potter

One thing I have realized is that when you read a story to a child, or give a child that book to read, their expectations from the story are simple. It should have a story, something fun to imagine and yet make them think. Going back in time to my own childhood, I remember my mother telling me about the Boogeyman, or the beloved fairy tales like The Frog Prince and Hansel and Gretel. This book is a very recent discovery, and I quite enjoyed reading it. Continue reading “Book Review: The Tale of Peter Rabbit, by Beatrix Potter”