Roads to Mussoorie

So here it is – the first post of 2013. And from the stacks and stacks of books I seem to have devoured in the recent time of transit the one I want to talk about first is Ruskin Bond’s Roads to Mussoorie. I’m unsure how many of you would be familiar with the name […]

Going postal!

Hushhhhh… they’re talking? Can you hear them? There are things Moist Van Lipwig has never been before. Moist Van Lipwig, for instance. And a postmaster for, well, another instance. He’s been many other people but he’s never tried the Mr Lipwig  hat on for size. And now, I’m afraid, it was far too late for […]

The Catcher in the Rye

  This is one of those books that I’ve been told (Well, not told so much as read about!) is a must-read classic. I’ll admit, I’ve tried reading this book many a time in the past and barely got beyond the first three pages! Can’t say why, but that’s moot now that I’ve finally finished […]

Our favourite day of the year!!

Now these are the kind of “days” we like!! In our highly consumerist world which seems to positively abound in this “day” and that “day”, we’ve got to admit this is one of our favourite “days”! (For me, closely followed on the heels of Earth Day! I have to admit I think the Earth and […]