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‘Happiness’ By Heather Harpham Is An Emotional Rollercoaster But So Worth It

Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After is Heather Harpham’s first book and as the name suggests it’s about beginnings and endings and everything in between. Happiness is about Heather, a globe-trotting California girl, and Brian, an intellectual writer. Their beautiful and magical romance comes to an end when Heather becomes pregnant―Brian loves her but he sure doesn’t want kids. A pregnant Heather moves home to … Continue reading ‘Happiness’ By Heather Harpham Is An Emotional Rollercoaster But So Worth It

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Women Who Made The Internet And Why It Really Matters

Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet, a new book from journalist and musician Claire L. Evans, offers a narrative that has been overlooked for over a decade. Broad Band profiles some female heroes and trailblazers, including Ada Lovelace (the famous computer programmer and mathematician) and Grace Hopper (one of the first programmers of the Harvard Mark I computer). $17.70, Amazon VICE reporter and … Continue reading Women Who Made The Internet And Why It Really Matters

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‘A Girl Like That’ Tackles Challenges That Women Face That Men Just Don’t

Tanaz Bhathena, the author of the debut novel A Girl Like That, was born in Mumbai and raised in Riyadh, Jeddah, and Toronto. In this book, shes captured a diverse cast of Arab and South Asian characters whose stories leave you both haunted and optimistic. A timeless exploration of high-stakes romance, self-discovery, and the lengths we go to love and be loved.  AED81.00, Kinokuniya It … Continue reading ‘A Girl Like That’ Tackles Challenges That Women Face That Men Just Don’t

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Michelle Obama’s Memoir ‘Becoming’ Is Set To Release This Year

Michelle Obama’s memoir, Becoming is a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling. Chronicling the experiences that have shaped her—from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhood and work, to her time spent at the world’s most famous address. Michelle Obama and her husband sold the rights to their memoirs to Penguin Random House in … Continue reading Michelle Obama’s Memoir ‘Becoming’ Is Set To Release This Year

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12 Books We Can’t Wait To Read In 2018

The new year has rolled in and we’ve been super excited about all the wonderful book releases this year. We’ve still got a ‘To Be Read’ pile sitting tall and proud on our bookshelf but has that ever stopped anyone from buying new books? On this list, you’ll find some familiar names delivering much-anticipated sequels, along with some new names and titles. Here are 12 … Continue reading 12 Books We Can’t Wait To Read In 2018

ikigai, The Japanese Concept Of Finding Life’s Purpose Has All The Answers

Everyone’s talking about hygge and ikigai these days. So what really is ikigai? In the simplest form: According to the Japanese, everyone has an ikigai—a reason for living And according to the residents of the Japanese village with the world’s longest-living people, finding it is the key to a happier and longer life. Having a strong sense of ikigai—the place where passion, mission, vocation, and profession intersect—means … Continue reading ikigai, The Japanese Concept Of Finding Life’s Purpose Has All The Answers

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Ali Smith’s Second Novel In Seasonal Cycle Casts A Warm ‘Winter’

Ali Smith started her seasonal cycle with “Autumn” (2017) and she has released her second novel “Winter,” which is set largely around Christmas time. This second novel in the Man Booker Prize-nominated author’s Seasonal cycle; revolves around four people, strangers, and family, that get together in a fifteen-bedroom house in Cornwall for Christmas. $17.07, Amazon ‘In Ali Smith’s Winter, life force matches up to the toughest … Continue reading Ali Smith’s Second Novel In Seasonal Cycle Casts A Warm ‘Winter’

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‘Stone Fox Bride’ By Molly Rosen Guy Is The Only Wedding Planning Book You’ll Need

Molly Rosen Guy has been termed ‘the darling of modern wedding planning’. She has also earned the title of the “Most Creative People” by Fast Company and Refinery29’s “Top 30 Visionaries,” She is a contributing editor at Vogue, the executive weddings editor at Domino, and the creative director of Stone Fox Bride. Molly Rosen Guy founded the brand Stone Fox Bride to provide an updated … Continue reading ‘Stone Fox Bride’ By Molly Rosen Guy Is The Only Wedding Planning Book You’ll Need

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‘Being Mortal: Medicine And What Matters In The End’ Is Probably The Best Book Of The Year

Atul Gawande’s ‘Being Mortal: Medicine And What Matters In The End’ named as the Best Book of the Year by The Washington Post, The New York Times Book Review, NPR, and Chicago Tribune is out in a reprint edition. Gawande is the author of three bestselling books: Complications, Better, (Amazon’s top ten best books of 2007); and The Checklist Manifesto. He is a surgeon, a writer and a … Continue reading ‘Being Mortal: Medicine And What Matters In The End’ Is Probably The Best Book Of The Year

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Anna Faris Is New Book ‘Unqualified’ Includes Candid Confessions

In her new book, Unqualified, Anna Faris shares candid, sympathetic, and entertaining stories of love lost and won. Anna Faris is an actress, producer, and top-rated podcaster. This book stems from her podcast, Anna Faris is Unqualified, which has over 4 million downloads a month. $16.33, Amazon Anna Fais mentioned in an interview, “At first, I was really nervous about the idea of the book … Continue reading Anna Faris Is New Book ‘Unqualified’ Includes Candid Confessions

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Pete Souza’s New Book “OBAMA: An Intimate Portrait” Is Out Today

Pete Souza’s, a former White House photographer new book “OBAMA: An Intimate Portrait” relives the extraordinary Presidency of Barack Obama through behind-the-scenes images and stories published for the first time. And the foreword is from the President himself. $28.99, Amazon ‘During Barack Obama’s two terms, Pete Souza was with the President during more crucial moments than anyone else–and he photographed them all. Souza captured nearly two … Continue reading Pete Souza’s New Book “OBAMA: An Intimate Portrait” Is Out Today

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John Green Author Of ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ Is Out With A Glorious New Book

John Green made it to Time magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world. He is an author, vlogger, writer, producer, actor, and editor. You probably know from him his sixth novel, The Fault in Our Stars. The book debuted at number one on The New York Times Best Seller list in January 2012 and the film adaptation opened at number one at the … Continue reading John Green Author Of ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ Is Out With A Glorious New Book

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Gabrielle Union Gets Real In Her Debut Novel ‘We’re Going to Need More Wine’

Gabrielle Union released her first ever memoir, titled ‘We’re Going To Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated, and True.’this month. The 44-year-old actress is famous for her roles in comedies like The Brothers, Think Like a Man, Bad Boys II etc. $16.19, Amazon “Throughout my life, I’ve often wondered aloud ‘How the hell did I end up here? Why me?’” Union told People. “Not sure … Continue reading Gabrielle Union Gets Real In Her Debut Novel ‘We’re Going to Need More Wine’

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‘Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls’ Is The Perfect Bedtime Read For Your Little Ones

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a children’s book with 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women and illustrated by 100 female artists from all over the world. The stories feature women like Frida Kahlo, Serena Williams, theBrontë sisters etc. $35, Amazon  Each woman’s story is written in the style of a fairy tale. Each story has a full page, a portrait … Continue reading ‘Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls’ Is The Perfect Bedtime Read For Your Little Ones

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12 Khaled Hosseini Quotes That Are So Beautiful They’ll Tug On Your Heartstrings

Khaled Hosseini was born in Kabul, Afghanistan, in 1965.  The Hosseinis sought political asylum in the United States and moved to San Jose, California in 1980. Hosseini graduated from University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, where he earned a medical degree in 1993. In March 2001, while practicing medicine, Hosseini began writing his first novel, The Kite Runner which was published in 2003. Since then … Continue reading 12 Khaled Hosseini Quotes That Are So Beautiful They’ll Tug On Your Heartstrings

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‘Furiously Happy’ By Jenny Lawson Is Our Top Pick For Mental Health Awareness Month

‘Furiously Happy’ was published in the year 2015 and since then it has always been our top read when it comes to dealing with anxiety and mental illness. Don’t get us wrong, ‘Furiously Happy’ is far from depressing – it is a humorous memoir tinted with just enough pathos and feelings to connect and create an impact on its readers. Jenny Lawson takes us down … Continue reading ‘Furiously Happy’ By Jenny Lawson Is Our Top Pick For Mental Health Awareness Month

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Khaled Hosseini’s ‘Sea Prayer’, Is A Touching Letter From A Father To His Son

Two years ago, Alan Kurdi, a three-year-old drowned whilst fleeing from Syria to Greece by way of Turkey. It depicted the plight of the thousands of refugee and migrant families who set sail across the Mediterranean to reach safety and a better life.  As a father of two and a celebrated writer Khaled Hosseini wrote a short piece of fiction called “Sea Prayer” in honor … Continue reading Khaled Hosseini’s ‘Sea Prayer’, Is A Touching Letter From A Father To His Son

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Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng: A Book Every Mother Should Read

Your Must-Read Book for Fall is here:  ‘Little Fires Everywhere’ by Celeste Ng is a riveting novel about the unspoken pains and inconsistent elements of motherhood. From the bestselling author of Everything I Never Told You, Celeste Ng’s new book focuses on the picture-perfect Richardsons — an upper-middle-class family of six. In the progressive suburban community of Shaker Heights, Ohio, people live an ordered life and … Continue reading Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng: A Book Every Mother Should Read

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Dan Brown’s New Book ‘Origin’ Is Out Next Month

Last month, Dan Brown revealed information about his forthcoming novel, ‘Origin,’ the fifth book to feature his signature character, Robert Langdon. The book is out on October 3 and is based around four cities in Spain. In the short teaser, the names of the gorgeous cities of Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, and Seville are flashed. In the short teaser, the names of the gorgeous cities of … Continue reading Dan Brown’s New Book ‘Origin’ Is Out Next Month

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Good Me Bad Me Is The Best Thriller You’ll Read This Year

You heard it from us. Good Me Bad Me is your next ‘Gone Girl’. A debut novel by Ali Land the book is unputdownable. It is a dark, compelling, voice-driven psychological thriller. $15.59, Amazon It all starts with Milly’s mother who is a serial killer. Milly like any other daughter loves her mother and only wants the best for her. But to get their lives … Continue reading Good Me Bad Me Is The Best Thriller You’ll Read This Year