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Noodles & Albie Wins Award!

Noodles & Albie by Eric Bennett with illustrations by Liz Bannish has won a Silver Mom’s Choice Award in the Children’s Picture Book category. The book about a lovable lost penguin and the fish that helps his find his way has been well received and garnered wonderful reviews. 11 more words

Liz Bannish

Book Review: God is a Gamer, by Ravi Subramanian

There is an expectation when a novel comes with a tagline “India’s No.1 Thriller Writer”. Ravi Subramanian’s novels usually deliver on that expectation, and when I got the book from Blog Adda, I was quite delighted to note that it was a signed copy. 588 more words


Difficult Conversations: How To Discuss What Matters Most: Ground rules


Anything you find hard to talk about is a difficult conversation. Be it asking for a raise, ending a relationship or saying no to someone in need. 454 more words

Bruce Patton

Book Review: God is a Gamer by Ravi Subramanian

Is hamam mein sabhi nange hain, goes the saying and what an apt epithet this is for the shoddy world described in God is a Game… 628 more words


Real Readers Recommend: Giovanna Fletcher

Discover the story behind You’re The One That I Want author Giovanna Fletcher’s love of books and what she’ll be reading next with Real Readers. 485 more words

Banned Books

Last month Kilburn Library had a display with the theme ‘Banned Books’, some of the books were really surprising such as Black Beauty (banned in South Africa during apartheid because of the world ‘black’ in the title) and Harry Potter (banned in parts of the USA as it was believe to promote witchcraft and ‘satanic practice’).  753 more words


Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan

Title: Will Grayson, Will Grayson
Authors: John Green and David Levithan
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141346113
Genre: Teen, Young Adult Fiction
Pages: 352
Source: Personal Copy… 328 more words