Tag Archives Harry Potter

Netflix, Pottermania, Sun, Sea, and Sand

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Last week of December was the Winter break, and now after a week of sleeping, and eating when I please, my circadian rhythms are all over the place, and I am feeling enormously tired and jet lagged although I went no further than Chennai (about 300 km east of where I live) to my parents’ place.

As you might have guessed from my blog title and first sentence, I spent the break alternating between being a couch potato, and being a lazy hippo wallowing in the water, and felt thoroughly relaxed in the process.

All my RSI-related aches and pains, and Vitamin D deficiency-related pains all faded away taking me to a mellow state. And yes, the multiple bottles of beer helped too 🙂 .

Here’s a quick rundown of all the happenings.

The Casual Vacancy

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The Casual Vacancy is a book about the idyllic town of Pagford and the people who live there. Councillor Barry Fairbrother drops dead suddenly and elections are on for the next Councillor to sit in the Pagford Town Council. The elections are complicated by an ongoing issue that is causing a lot of conflict. A decision ...

Top Ten Books That Made Me Cry

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list the Top Ten books that made me cry. I am feeling so sad just looking at this list :( Here are the top ten books that were beautifully written and which made my heart break at the same time. The saddest book I ...

Top Ten Tuesday – Ten Best Sequels

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list the Top Ten Best Sequels in books.

Finally, a topic that I can whole-heartedly enter into. The topics in the last couple of weeks didn’t rock my boat and I just couldn’t be bothered to take part, but awesome sequel books? there are so many that I love and want to list down here.

Top Ten Tuesday – Memorable Secondary Characters in Books

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list Top Ten Most Memorable Secondary Characters in books. I hyper-ventilated when I saw this topic. I could think of 4 or 5 straight off the bat, and in a few more minutes I was done with a top ten. This just has ...

Top Ten Tuesday – Favorite Books Set in London

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list my Top Ten Favorite Books With X Setting. So, bearing in mind the current book I am enjoying Neverwhere is set in London, I am going to list my top ten books that are set in London and because I just ...