Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singh

Title: Train to Pakistan  Author: Khushwant Singh  My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐  Type: Standalone  Genre: Historical fiction  This is my first Kushwanth Singh book and first Partition book I have ever read. By the time I finished this, I had tears in my eyes.  When borders were drawn, millions were displaced, the darkest part depicted about the loss of several lives in the… Continue reading Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singh


BMC- NIMAS – 1st week in NIMAS Campus

I suggest reading Part1 of this, before reading more about this. Read Part 1 Here - https://meander23.com/2020/09/08/basic-mountaineering-course-nimas/ I was excited and scared about this course at the same time. I had my own doubts on completing the course. I prepared myself for 10 months, yet, I knew my preparations weren't enough. I had mentally made… Continue reading BMC- NIMAS – 1st week in NIMAS Campus

Contemporary Romance Fiction

You Are My Hope(You Are Mine #2) By Willow Winter

Title: You Are My Hope (You are mine #2)  Author:  Willow Winters  My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐1/2 Type: Duet – Book 2 (Previously known as unforgiven) Genre: Contemporary Fiction Romance, Romantic Suspense Primary Characters: Julia (Jules) & Mason Narration: Dual POV  This book is previously titled Unforgiven, this new version has been edited and new content added to improve… Continue reading You Are My Hope(You Are Mine #2) By Willow Winter


Legend of Suheldev By Amish Tripathi

Title: Legend of Suheldev: The King Who Saved India  Author:  Amish Tripathi  My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐  Type: Standalone  Genre: Historical fiction  This book is written by several writers from “Immortal Writers' Centre”.  Story is first told and later edited by Amish.  As blurb says this is a tale of King Suheldev, the unsung Indian warrior, the king of small kingdom Shravasti,… Continue reading Legend of Suheldev By Amish Tripathi

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Grave (Dark King #2) by Shantel Tessier

Title: Grave (Dark Kings #2)  Author:  Shantel Tessier    My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐  Type: Standalone   Genre: Contemporary Romance Fiction Narration: Dual POV   Primary Characters: Grave & April  Grave is the second installment in Shantel Tessier's Dark Kings series. I had been curious about him since I met him in Code of silence. However, Grave’s story wasn’t that interesting to me.  To me, it… Continue reading Grave (Dark King #2) by Shantel Tessier


Basic Mountaineering Course – NIMAS

Are you a Trekker/hiker? Planning to upscale that to Mountaineering? Planning for a Basic Mountaineering Course (BMC) in India? This post is about my experience in NIMAS. I finished my course in Aug – Sept 2018. As several people asked me to write down the details, I'm jotting down my experience here.  Topics Covered  Institutes… Continue reading Basic Mountaineering Course – NIMAS


Fortunately, the Milk By Neil Gaiman

Title: Fortunately, the Milk  Author: Neil Gaiman, Skottie Young (Illustrator)  Type: Illustrated book   My Rating:⭐⭐  Genre: Children Literature, Fiction, Time travel, Science fiction  This is my first Neil Gaiman book. I'm not sure if I would have picked this book on my own, if not for Bibilioraptor book club event of the month as Illustrated books. I had heard some wonderful reviews on this book; however, I… Continue reading Fortunately, the Milk By Neil Gaiman

Contemporary Romance Fiction

El Diablo II (The Devil #2) By M.Robinson

Title: El Diablo II (The Devil #2)  Author:  M. Robinson    My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐1/4  Type: Standalone   Genre: Contemporary Romance, Mafia Romance, Romantic Suspense  Narration: Dual POV   Primary Characters: Cruz & Sienna  This book is set in M.Robinson's Mafia world. This is a second-generation book. I haven't read Alejandro’s story, but this book is intriguing enough to pick his book. This story is enthralling with strong… Continue reading El Diablo II (The Devil #2) By M.Robinson


Ruthless Bishop(Sinners and Saints #3) By Veronica Eden

Title: Ruthless Bishop(Sinners and Saints #3) Author: Veronica Eden My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐3/4 Type: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Narration: Dual POV Primary Characters: Connor & Thea This book is third installment in the Sinners and Saints series. This book brings a soft and passionate romance along with a bit of suspense surrounding the lives of these… Continue reading Ruthless Bishop(Sinners and Saints #3) By Veronica Eden


Clean slate by Preeti Rajput

Title: Clean Slate  Author:  Preeti Rajput  My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐3/4  Type: Collection of short Stories (12 stories)  Genre: Collection of short Stories  Narration: Limited third party   I did dive into this book like a clean slate with no expectations and prejudice. It had been a long time that I read short stories. This book depicts the several instances which happen… Continue reading Clean slate by Preeti Rajput

Meet The Author

Meet the Author – Rebecca Crunden

Hi, In today’s “Meet the Author” series, I have a Rebecca Crunden. She has written 10+ books. She is a student & writer. She writes books in varied genre. She has written books on fantasy, science-fiction, paranormal & romance genre. She reads and does book reviews along with her writing. Isn't it wonderful to know all… Continue reading Meet the Author – Rebecca Crunden

Contemporary Romance Fiction

Chasing the Idol (Infamous #1) by Ivy Wild

Title: Chasing the Idol (Infamous #1)  Author:  Ivy Wild    My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐1/4  Type: Series. Trilogy Book1  Genre: Contemporary Romance  Narration: Limited third party   Primary Characters: Sophie & Connor  Note: Ends with cliffhanger and it’s a 3 series book.  This is the first book in Chasing the Idol Trilogy. It's been narrated in limited third party view. This book revolves around subplots of friends… Continue reading Chasing the Idol (Infamous #1) by Ivy Wild