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A midnight rant – Lays, Philosophy and Bill Cosby

You see, I have a simple philosophy. When you buy Lays with 20% chips and 80% air for 20 rupees, you don’t have to think twice when you buy even the most tattered old book in the platform-side book shop for the same price. Continue reading

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To read, or not to read, that is the question…

Ebooks or printed books ? I’d pick printed ones over Ebooks any day. I have three main reasons for that :
I talk to my books. (Oh no.. I am not mad ! )
I want a huge personal library.

Oh the smell of books ! Continue reading

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DIY : Bookmarks

One of the best things about shopping in Flipkart (besides the books, ofcourse)is the fancy bookmarks they give you. Continue reading

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When you lose yourself in a book…

The blog’s actually about Prison Book Programme which brings solace to prisoners through books. I was so moved by this particular post by a Prisoner about how some books changed his life. Continue reading

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A Treasure for twenty…

E-readers may provide innumerable facilities compared to a normal tattered old book but it is nothing compared to the satisfaction of holding a book filled with ink-and-paper, taking you back to memories that stay for eternity in your mind. Continue reading

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To Kill a MockingBird

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view – until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Close

These are actually the closing lines of the Harry Potter series (from the seventh novel “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” ) in the very last page 607. Every Harry Potter fan would remember these words “All was well”, for these words brought a kind of closure to the entire series. Continue reading

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when ink and paper came to life….

I’m sure everyone has a book which sends shivers down their spines. Interestingly , those are not Horror stories.They are rather ghastly “what-if” representations of everyday things.. Continue reading

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