Category: Reading Room

7 Shortest Animated Films to Watch During a Lunch Break

No matter how old I get, I’ll always love a good animation. A Pixar film never disappoints and I strongly believe they cater to adults just as much as they target kids (because I haven’t met a single adult who hasn’t loved their films). But Pixar doesn’t monopolize epicness (is that a word? I’ll go

10 Problems Only A Bookworm Will Understand

Fictional world is addictive. You immerse yourself in a book and forget about the real world, at times about self and surroundings, and start to live in the world writer has created for you. Once you step into it, world that is not your own yet feels so much like one, you don’t want to get out of

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini [Recommended Read #2]

What is it about: A powerful, heart wrenching tale of friendship between two women from different generations, Mariam and Laila, during the period of war and rise of Taliban in Afghanistan. Women in the book Mariam is innocent, gullible, but a hero in her own way. She is wise and has an invincible spirit, just like Laila

Landline by Rainbow Rowell [Recommended Read #1]

What is it about: TV writer Georgie McCool can’t actually visit the past; all she can do is call it, and hope it picks up. When Georgie discovers a magical phone, all she wants to do is make things right with her husband. Maybe she can fix the things in their past that seem unfixable in the

Katyar Kaljat Ghusli [detailed movie review]

There are very few movies that merit a second time watch in the theatre. This was the first movie that I watched in theatre for the second time; and by how much it has impacted and captivated me, I won’t mind a 3rd or 4th. This is not a critical analysis of the movie but