• books,  Lord of the rings

    Lord Of the Rings – The Book

    I finished Lord Of The Rings book last week. I wanted to read it since the first movie of the series – The Fellowship of the Ring was released ( that was 6 years back ) . I finally got the time and chance to read it. And I loved it. This is one of the finest books I have ever read. The other ones were The Fountainhead, The Alchemist and The Kite Runner. I wanted to write an elaborate review of this book. Many were left in draft, and then deleted. Words deceived me to elaborate the grandeur of this book. I then realized my review will not do…

  • book review,  books

    Review of The Kite Runner ( the book , not the movie )

    My friends gave me The Kite Runner as a birthday gift ( after checking my ‘to-read’ list on Goodreads 🙂 ) . As this book was shorter than Shantaram, I decided to go with it first. The book was a refreshing change from the books I have been reading lately – Rich Dad Poor Dad , Cashflow Quadrant. The last book I read which made me forget my daily activities and stick to reading was Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows, when it was released. And now, The Kite Runner. In one word, this book is – touching. Emotional. Not to mention a bit depressing in between.Actually, it is a…