The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena

Genre: Mystery/Thriller The Couple Next Door is a domestic suspense novel about a young couple and their neighbors. The scene opens with a dinner party next door which was strictly a adults-only party. Anne and Marco Conti had left their 6-month-old daughter, Cora, alone next door while they visited a dinner party next door hosted … Continue reading The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena

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Bullseye by David Baldacci

Genre: Mystery Bullseye by David Baldacci is a short story featuring the famous protagonists: Oliver Stone and Will Robie. Oliver Stone is part of the Camel Club and the Camel Club series are a thoroughly enjoyable read. Will Robie, a government assassin, too has his own series of books but I haven't had the pleasure … Continue reading Bullseye by David Baldacci

Count to Ten by James Patterson & Ashwin Sanghi

Genre: Mystery/Thriller Count to Ten or Private Delhi is the thirteenth book of the Private series and is a sequel to Private India. Though the book has been available since 2017, I only came across it very recently and was so thrilled to find out that Private India had a sequel! Private India ended with … Continue reading Count to Ten by James Patterson & Ashwin Sanghi

A Stranger in the House by Shari Lapena

Genre: Mystery/Thriller I have wanted to read this book ever since it was recommended to me and couldn't be more thrilled to have finally read it! A Stranger in the House opens with the scene of a scared woman racing away in her car from a dilapidated restaurant located in a dangerous neighborhood.  In her … Continue reading A Stranger in the House by Shari Lapena

Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

Genre: Non-Fiction When summer began, I was so excited to devour new reads and blog and share books more regularly. Alas, I never anticipated having such a busy summer schedule and am at a stage that makes me feel grateful to get enough time to read at least two books a month. With that being … Continue reading Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer

Genre: Fiction The Prodigal Daughter is the sequel to Kane & Abel and it is as good as the first book, if not better! This book is divided into three sections: the past, present, and the future. The past is mostly a summary of the story of William Lowell Kane and Abel Rosnovski but is … Continue reading The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

Genre: FictionInterpreter of Maladies is a collection of nine short stories about the lives of Indians and Indian Americans who find themselves stuck between staying to their roots and acclimating to the "New World". The first story, A Temporary Matter is the story of how a married couple copes with the tragic loss of their … Continue reading Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

Kane & Abel by Jeffrey Archer

Genre: Fiction Kane & Abel is a fiction novel based on two men born on April 18, 1906, but worlds apart. William Lowell Kane is the son of the famous and wealthy Boston millionaire and banker, Richard Kane. After Richard Kane dies in the crash of the Titanic, William follows in his father's footsteps to … Continue reading Kane & Abel by Jeffrey Archer

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

Genre: Non-Fiction When Breath Becomes Air is an autobiography of Paul Kalanithi, a brilliant neurosurgeon who was diagnosed with lung cancer at age 36. The purpose of this book is not only to share his journey in this tragic and arduous times but to also explore what makes a life worth living? Paul Kalanithi was very … Continue reading When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Genre: Fiction I have wanted to watch the HBO TV series of Big Little Lies starring Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon et al. for a really long time and giving the book a try first never crossed my mind. I'm so glad to have finally found the time to read this marvelous book. It definitely tops all … Continue reading Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty