I’m back.

It’s been a long time.  I haven’t opened this blog in 10 months and 10 days and each day I spent away from it made it that much more difficult to start again. (If you do not have patience for drama, I suggest skipping to the part where the font changes.) The thing about competitive … More I’m back.

A New BLOG!!

Hello anybody and everybody! I’ve decided to dedicate Overrated Sensibilities exclusively to book reviews and other book related stuff. Therefore, all the other articles and pieces have been exported to my new blog at The girl in the swing. Please do check it out. Otherwise it’ll feel lonely 😦

Book No. 14

14th book! 14th book! 14th book! This is a huge book! 700-odd pages of classical English… a part of me is ridiculously excited and another part is already tired. Well, it’s been a week since I picked it out and I’ve managed to read the preface. I should really get on with it. Wish me … More Book No. 14

Book No. 13

Here we go… And lucky no. 13 is…             Well, I’ll have to confess I’m a little relieved. I was concerned that it might be another massive tome. But, this one is a small book and it’s a fantasy! So, good luck me! Look forward to a quick review, folks … More Book No. 13

Midnight’s Children

Day 70 – 202 Midnight’s Children By Salman Rushdie   One of the most difficult books I’ve read to date. There! I’ve made the admission. I mean look at the number of days on the clock! But, in the interest of full disclosure, it’s not entirely the book’s fault. Reduced attention span and a rather … More Midnight’s Children

Book no. 12

The problem with cherry picking the next book to read out of the list- I’ll have Ulysses, David Copperfield, Midnight’s Children and the like left to the end because, in my right mind, I’d never pick them!  So, this time, I’m letting fate be my book lender… Well, with the help of this plastic container. … More Book no. 12