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Diverse Books Tag

Naz over at Read Diverse Books has been doing killer work with his #DiverseBookBloggers tag. Check it out for great conversations about diversity in the book blogging community, and find lots of great new people to follow! 1,888 more words


In My Hands Today...

The Hero’s Walk – Anita Rau Badami

The Hero’s Walk, explores the troubled life of Sripathi Rao, an unremarkable, middle-aged family man and advertising copywriter. As The Hero’s Walk opens, Sripathi’s life is already in a state of thorough disrepair. 134 more words


Book Review: The Hero's Walk by Anita Rau Badami

If I was an organized reader and blogger, I would have read this book a few months ago in time for the Canada Reads debate that happened in early March. 471 more words

Book Review

'The Hero's Walk' by Anita Rau Badami

When it’s March and CBC’s battle of the books Canada Reads takes place, I am SO proud to be Canadian. Five celebrities champion five books that they think all of Canada should read. 309 more words

Four Star

Canada Reads Along: The Hero's Walk

by Anita Rau Badami

ISBN 0-345-45092-2

“Ghosts frightened him now. He had become more aware than ever that the world was full of unseen things, old memories and thoughts, longings and nightmares, anger, regret, madness. 923 more words


The Hero's Walk by Anita Rau Badami

2/5 stars.
ebook, 310 pages.
Read from March 07 to 21, 2016.

So let me get this straight, I’m actually supposed to like and sympathize with the characters in this book? 1,082 more words


24. The Hero's Walk (Anita Rau Badami)

The Hero’s Walk was my 5th and final read from the Canada Reads 2016 short-list of novels sharing the theme of starting over.  It is a tale of the rigid thinking of a Sripathi, a father from India, who shuns his beloved daughter when she marries a Canadian man.   332 more words