With lots of book-loving friends putting up posts on a daily basis about the books they love – #BOOKADAYINDIA.
Here comes my blog-post, it is finally year-end; but no great change in the ‘quantum of work at work’ – life goes on as usual.
But we need to make some time right 🙂 So without further ado —-
Ideal December Read – ‘A Christmas Carol’
Book Cover – ‘Swami and Friends’ – Life in a simple unhurried time!
A book you identify with – ‘Oliver Twist’.
Wisest book I have read – ‘Autobiography of a Yogi’
A book you keep going back to – ‘The Complete Sherlock Holmes’ – Never tire of reading the book.
Your perfect winter read – ‘Pride and Prejudice’
First book that I remember reading – Very, very tough question – ‘He-Man’ pocket comics perhaps!
The book that gives me the chills – ‘Dracula’
My favourite mythological tale – ‘Mahabharata’
The book that makes me want to write – ‘The Jungle Book’ by Rudyard Kipling
A book character that I want to marry – George/Georgina from the ‘Famous Five’ series 🙂 – Wonder how she would be as an adult!!! Fascinated by Lisbeth Salander as well.
A book that I pretend to have read – ‘Ulysses’ by James Joyce.
I curl up to read – A good crime thriller – Love Jo Nesbo’s works in the past two years he has become a huge favourite.
My favourite book series – ‘The Famous Five’ by Enid Blyton.
My favourite Jane Austen character – Emma
A book that made you hungry – All Tarla Dalal cook-books 🙂
Favourite Autobiography – ‘My Experiments with Truth’ by Mahatma Gandhi.
A book to read when homesick – David Copperfield
Favourite fairytale character – Betaal – from Vikram and Betaal.
Christmas Gift book – ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’
A book that made me cry – ‘Marley and Me’.
Best book that I got as a gift – Twelfth Birthday I guess – ‘A book of Feluda stories’ by Satyajit Ray.
My favourite family read – ‘Winnie the Pooh’ tales.
Favourite Christmas book – This is an overload of Christmas themed entries here – ‘Horton Hears a Who’
Book on my shelf that I have not read – Well I have two racks full of books to read!!!!!
A book I can’t put down – ‘The Phantom’ by Jo Nesbo.
An author I discovered this year – Barry Eisler.
Best read of 2014 – ‘Gone Girl’ by Gillian Flynn.
Favourite Rudyard Kipling Character – Bagheera and Baloo.
Most awaited book of 2015 – Probably the next book to be written by Jo Nesbo!