Scott Kauffman is the author of Revenants: The Odyssey Home, a brilliant novel about a young girl who volunteers at the local VA hospital while trying to get over her brother’s death. By getting herself involved in one of the hospital’s mysteries, she aims to find answers about the mystery, and herself in the process.…… Continue reading Interview with Scott Kauffman
Chai break is a periodic feature on This is Lit to discuss concerns that every book blogger has. This is meant to be a lighthearted discussion that you’d have over tea and the only reason for it not being called Discussion Post is that the site’s author thinks that would be too mainstream. Pfft. Yo,…… Continue reading Chai break: How many social media accounts does a blogger need?
I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. You go through your life, reading totally normal books. And occasionally, a book comes along that’s so soul-shredding, compellingly written, and emotional that you want to stand on a box…… Continue reading Revenants: The Odyssey Home by Scott Kauffman
Hiya, nerds! Who’s got 2 thumbs, speaks limited French, and has totally been ignoring tags for the past few months? I’ve been nominated to do multiple tags and awards, but being a Horrible Person™, I never bothered doing them. Why are you doing the Sunshine Blogger Award, then? I thought it was for bloggers who…… Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award #2
I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I love reading poems, especially by women. One of my favorite poets is Warsan Shire. She writes about feminism, immigration, dysfunctional families, and a lot more. [Related: 9 Warsan Shire…… Continue reading More Than a Memory by Pragya Bhagat
I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. When Kathryn Bywaters first contacted me to ask if I’d be interested in reading The Past is Rising, I immediately accepted a review copy just based on the blurb. Soon…… Continue reading The Past is Rising by Kathryn Bywaters
Hiya, readers! I’ve been nominated under 3 categories for The Indian Blogger Awards 2017! I’d like to thank my mom, sister, my crippling anxiety about never being good enough, an–oh wait, you do this AFTER you win an award. So, here’s where I could really do with your help. Can you show my nomination some…… Continue reading Reader, I can really use your help right now.