In an age where technology is taking over most of the print media, we still have books. Be it school books, fiction or non-fiction, books are still being published.
I have been an avid reader since I was taught to spell. The love just grew from 25 pages to 50 pages to 100 pages to 300 and 600 and it goes on. During my school days, I’ve been caught with storybooks under my chemistry or physics books multiple times. Any regrets? None whatsoever.
I’ve been hoarding books since I can remember but recently by family gifted me a kindle as a graduation present. I’ve been torn between paperbacks and ebooks since then. Here’s my list of pros and cons for each.
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Book Name: My Christmas Darling
Author: Vivien Mayfair
Genre: Christmas, Holiday Romance, Contemporary
Publisher: Bramble House Books
Publication Date: September 15, 2019
Book Acquired: ARC, Booksirens
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Book Name: The Bucket List
Author: Georgia Clark
Genre: Adult Women’s Fiction
Publisher: Atria/Emily Bestseller Books
Publication Date: August 7, 2018
It’s October and Breast Cancer Awareness Day is just around the corner so in, lieu of this very special awareness month, I chose to read a book about the diagnosis of the breast cancer gene and how such a discovery changes lives.
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It’s summer time. La di da di daaa. Summer Summer Summer!
Summer is that time of the year when the maximum number of travel plans are in motion. Be it to a nearby city or across the oceans, to a new country or even a different continent. Airports are filled, bags are packed, boarding passes are ready to be scanned … but what’s missing? A good book to read in the long hours of plane travel, or even a train or bus.
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Picture Courtesy: Neel Bose
Ever wondered about the people who dress up as characters in Comic Con? Who are they and how did they come to be? Got too many questions? Let me help you out with that!
Cosplayer is a word formed by merging the words ‘costume play’ where people dress up as specific characters and represent them in plays and conventions. There is a lot that goes into becoming a cosplayer from picking a character to making the costume to playing the part.
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Are Micro transactions necessary?
Are you a gamer?
Come on, I’m sure you’ve played some games on your PC or your PS4 or even on your phone. Don’t be afraid to admit to that. We all do it. We play when boredom strikes or when all hell breaks loose and most importantly when we do not have Wi-Fi! But have you ever wondered what the ‘In –app purchases’ are meant for?
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Book Name: Caraval
Author: Stephanie Garber
Genre: Fantasy, YA
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Publication Date: January 31, 2017
“Welcome, Welcome to Caraval! We want you to get swept away, but be careful of being swept too far away…”
That’s exactly what happened to me. I got swept too far away in the world of Caraval with no ways of getting back, only to patiently wait for the next book – which, luckily for me came out in a few months.
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