Fall of Giants – Ken Follett (Part 1 of the Century Trilogy)

AN EPIC OF LOVE, HATRED, WAR AND REVOLUTION. Five families are brought together through the world-shaking dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution and the struggle for votes for women. FALL OF GIANTS combines richly developed historical detail with fast-moving action and powerful emotion to deliver this absorbing narrative.  Fall of Giants is…

Books vs Ebooks : What I would choose and why??

When it comes to reading I have always preferred actual physical books over ebooks. But the question of which is better doesn’t occur to me much as both have proved to be good reading tools. It just depends on the time and situation. When I was growing up we didn’t have ebooks yet. It was…

As the Crow Flies – Jeffrey Archer

Charlie’s progress from the teeming streets of Whitechapel to the elegance of Chelsea Terrace is only a few miles as the crow flies, but his actual journey takes him much longer. A story of love, ambition and revenge through the triumphs and disasters of the century.  I remember receiving this book as a birthday present…

How to be a BAWSE – Lilly Singh

  “A guide to conquering life. Success and happiness require real effort, dedication and determination. In Lilly’s world there are no escalators, only stairs. Get ready to climb” I have been a fan of Superwoman aka Lilly Singh for the past four or five years now. I was introduced to her videos through a friend…

The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien

This is the story of how a Baggins had an adventure, and found himself doing and saying thins altogether unexpected. The Hobbit by J.R.R Tolkein is a fantastic tale of adventure and friendship. Written as a prequel to the Lord Of the Ring series, the book follows the story of one Bilbo Baggins, a Hobbit…

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Exploring the 8th story

When I first heard that JK Rowling was working on an eighth story I couldn’t believe my ears. I grew up during the Potter phenomenon and this was definitely news I wanted to hear. Especially after the ending of book 7, where we were given a look at the next generation. I had dreams that…

World Without End – Ken Follett (Part 2 of the Kingsbridge Trilogy)

A war that lasts a hundred years. A plague that ravages a continent. A rivalry that could destroy everything. World Without End is a historical novel by Ken Follett set between the years 1327-1361, England. It is a sequel to his previous book “The Pillars of the Earth” and takes place in the same fictional…

#11 Desert God

  On the banks of the Nile, a hero will rise.  A close advisor to Pharaoh and guardian to the royal princesses of Egypt, Taita wears his authority lightly. With a plan to destroy the enemy and form a coveted alliance, join him as he journeys across the desert and faces calamities that he never…

#10 The Pillars of the Earth

Set in the turbulent times of twelfth-century England when civil war, famine, religious strife and battles over  royal succession tore lives and families apart, The Pillars of the Earth tells the story of the building of a magnificent cathedral. The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett is a historical novel set in 12th century England. It follows…

#9 River God

Taita, a slave in the house of Lord Intef watches Egypt fall into decadence and immorality. He and his proteges Lostris and Tanus try to restore Egypt to its former glory. When a weak Pharaoh allows Egypt to be crushed by an invasion, the Egyptians are forced to take a voyage down the Nile, into a land never…

#8 The Prodigal Daughter

Florentyna Rosnoviski is a beautiful and ambitious young woman. Daughter of the ‘Chicago Baron’ she has the life that everybody dreams off. From a young child she dreams of only one thing…to become the President of America. Jeffery Archer’s ‘The Prodigal Daughter’ is book 2 in the ‘Kane and Abel’ series. I have written a…

# 6 Nefertiti

Wed to the Prince of Egypt at 15, Nefertiti lives only a life she could have dreamed off. But trouble brews when her husband breaks a thousand years of tradition in order to be remembered. When the nation is torn apart the princess must choose between family love and her power. And book number 6…