The questions are:
- What are you currently reading?
- What did you recently finish reading?
- What do you think you’ll read next?
The Folk of the Faraway Tree by Enid Blyton
“A land at the top of a tree!” said Connie. “I don’t believe a word of it.”
Jo, Bessie and Fanny are fed up when Connie comes to stay – she’s so stuck-up and bossy. But they don’t let her stop them having fun with their tree-friends, Silky, Moon-Face and the Saucepan Man. Together they climb through the cloud at the top of the Faraway Tree and visit the wonderful places there, the Land of Secrets and the Land of Treats – and Connie learns to behave herself!
She: Ekla Cholo Re by Santosh Avvannavar (Review)
Rajat, Meenakshi, Sadaaf, Amol, and Shanaya are five University students with nothing in common- who should never have met in the first place. They meet after winning a lucky draw- the prize of which was to take part in a puzzle
game. Though the game was engrossing, they were unable to solve the puzzle in the stipulated time. However, this lead to the beginning of a deep friendship between them.
Their friendship blossomed. But ego and misunderstanding led to an acrimonious break up. They meet again- two decades later- when Shanaya is murdered, and the other four are suspects. The four soon realize that in spite of being
estranged for so many years, there were unknown ties that bound them- ties of
treachery, deceit, and subterfuge. Ties that have led them to come together in circumstances
that no one could have foreseen. And the game that they had left
incomplete two decades back has to be played yet again – on a much bigger
Now they have to trust each other, clear their names, and get to the bottom of
the mystery, which threatens not only their lives and relationships, but also the
fabric of democratic India. As their travels and travails continue, they discover
hitherto unknown facets of the people around them, as well as their own selves.
Can they succeed in resolving the puzzle this time? Or is history doomed to
As hidden aspects of the human personality are revealed, they realize that no
one is what he or she appears to be. For the world comprises of ‘Strangers With