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Books for Tough Days, Good Days and Everything In Between

Books for Tough Days, Good Days and Everything In Between

We all are a sucker for fantasy and fictional reads, but I would be lying if I said that I dont have a soft spot for non-fiction books. Particularly, the mental health category has always attracted my attention. We dont have to dive more deep or outside to realise that it has been a harsh couple of years for the world. So , as we embark on this years mental health awareness month, May 2024, I have curated a list of books for you to read this month and perhaps the entire year. These books are a mix of solid…
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Books to read this Mother’s Day for a real experience

Books to read this Mother’s Day for a real experience

Mothers are complicated, we all know that. They scold us because they love us. They get emotional over the slightest things but show courage when everything is going down. I have always wondered about the silent battle and the fragile strength mothers have. This Mother's Day, thank your moms and mother figures for all they have done and endured. Make them believe that they deserve all the happiness in the world, even if they feel like they do not. And lastly, take them out for a brunch and reading date because what is more enchanting than some quality time together.…
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Dynamics in Bully Romance Books: A Deeper Look

Dynamics in Bully Romance Books: A Deeper Look

Bully romance books have increasingly become a prominent subgenre within contemporary romance literature. These stories often explore the relationship between two characters where one is a bully or shows domineering behavior towards the other. While the genre has gained a dedicated fan base, it has also sparked debate over its portrayal of power dynamics, emotional abuse, and relationship ideals. This article delves into the psychological dynamics at play in bully romance books and discusses the impact they may have on readers. Bully romance books often contain intense emotional conflict and dramatic interactions between characters. The "bully" character typically displays a…
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How Conflict Shapes Stories: The Dynamics of Struggle in Books

How Conflict Shapes Stories: The Dynamics of Struggle in Books

In a romance novel, conflict serves as the engine that drives the narrative forward and adds depth to the relationship between the main characters. Conflict presents challenges and obstacles that force the characters to confront their strengths, weaknesses, and deepest desires. It pushes them out of their comfort zones and compels them to grow and evolve throughout the story. Whether it's overcoming past traumas, facing societal expectations, or dealing with personal insecurities, conflict allows characters to undergo significant development, making them more multi-dimensional and relatable to readers, building character Conflict also creates tension, both within the characters themselves and between…
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Re-imagined and retold greek-myth stories that will live in your head rent free

Re-imagined and retold greek-myth stories that will live in your head rent free

Greek Mythology has always been a favorite in the readers community, mainly because of its all in one nature. It has vengeful gods, legendary figures, extravagant romances, and evil actions.It should come as no surprise that authors keep returning to these stories for inspiration because they are transformational narratives that delve into the whole gamut of human experience.Here is a list that compiles all these beautiful tales of bravery and prowess that are sure to make you think out loud. The Song Achilles By - Madeline Miller Pages- 416 Publisher- Bloomsbury It is needless to say that this book is…
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What next?: A Sneak Peek into the Latest Releases

What next?: A Sneak Peek into the Latest Releases

As the air changes and is filled with a visible sense of anticipation, romance lovers eagerly await the arrival of new literary treasures to woo them away. . From steamy contemporary romances to cozy romcoms, these upcoming novels promise to whisk readers away on unforgettable adventures, where love blossoms amidst the most unlikely of circumstances and hearts are forever changed.   Out with the Tide by Julie Olivia.   Readers are swept into the picturesque town of Never Harbor, where a lively middle child finds himself unexpectedly drawn to his landlord's daughter, leading to a summer romance that defies all…
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5 Best K-Dramas that Navigate Romance and Dating as an Adult

5 Best K-Dramas that Navigate Romance and Dating as an Adult

Unless you are living under a rock, you must already be aware of the growing fame of Korean dramas. Korean pop-culture has been all over the internet in the form of music, tv shows, movies ,books and even food. The popularity of Korean dramas began during lockdown because they had a significant contrast to the western dominated transnational pop culture. These shows became really popular because of their exceptional storytelling , high production quality, sweet romances and the slow-burn element that kept the audience hooked till the very end. To do justice to these swoon worthy south-asian romances, we have…
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Introduction to Epilogue: The concept of a writer’s birth, reinvention and death.

Introduction to Epilogue: The concept of a writer’s birth, reinvention and death.

In literature, the concept of the death of a writer takes on complex and different dimensions beyond physical mortality. It extends into the world of creative decline, fading popularity, and the decrease of individuality in the face of commercial pressures and changing tastes. This phenomenon reflects the complex reciprocity between artistic expression, cultural shifts, and the demands of the market.One aspect of the death of a writer relates to the dimming of their creative output and diminishing relevance in the literary sphere. Throughout history, many authors have experienced periods of decline, characterized by a loss of inspiration, artistic stagnation, or…
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Disrupting Peace: 5 Books that Rattled the Literary World

Disrupting Peace: 5 Books that Rattled the Literary World

In the world of literature, there exists a ground that is often treacherous, yet undeniably appealing —the controversial books. These are the works that have dared to challenge societal norms, defy conventions, and plunge headlong into the darkest recesses of human experience. From the moment of their inception, these books have sparked fierce debates, courted scandal, and left an unparalleled mark on the literary world. At the heart of this field lies a paradox: while controversy may initially repel, it also possesses an irresistible appeal, drawing readers into a world where boundaries blur, preconceptions shatter, and truths, however uncomfortable, demand…
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5 Top Books to Read on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

5 Top Books to Read on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

What often academic institutions and daily life fail to teach us, we learn from the books we once picked up from a shelf in a random bookstore. Now, what’s better than picking up books about famous personalities and in discussion today we have Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India. For many may come and many may go but it seems that Modiji is here to stay. Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister of the largest democracy of the world namely India in 2014 and currently finds himself in the second term as Prime Minister. Under his leadership and guidance,…
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