Books

BooksSeptember 5, 2018

3 Lessons from Sherlock Holmes About Living

  What are some important life lessons that the world’s most famous sociopath of a detective has to

BooksJune 26, 2018

From Anti-Reader to Avid Reader

From avoiding books to loving them, reading has helped me focus and express myself in another medium that isn’t drawing. It all started three years ago when I was exploring the Sharjah International Book Fair. A book with an interesting title caught my attention, I picked it to skim through its pages and it was

BooksMay 7, 2018

What Harry Potter Had to Tell Us About Mental Health

  To the naked eye, the Harry Potter books and movies series were about magic, but to those who look more closely, they can learn so much about mental health from it as well. (P.S. Spoilers!) The Harry Potter series for a lot of fantasy books fans, or even fiction books fans, might be one of

BooksDecember 24, 2017

5 Tips for Every Bookworm Visiting A Middle Eastern Book Fair

  Here are five tips to make sure your experience of a book fair was worth the wait

BooksNovember 23, 2017

#BookReview Origin by Dan Brown

  In the most recent book in the Robert Langdon series by Dan Brown, the author takes us

BooksOctober 25, 2017

#BookReview Captive by Jere Van Dyk

Although religion is their claim, it is clear that culture validates blood, and vengeance, an act that is forbidden

BooksJuly 27, 2017

For the Love of Novels

Some people consider reading fiction a waste of time, akin to watching movies based on it. Never overlook

BooksMay 18, 2017

#BookSummary David Ogilvy’s Confessions of an Advertising Man

In this guide, the once considered father of modern advertisement uncovers his secrets to a successful advertisement. David Ogilvy,

BooksMarch 30, 2017

A Book Review on Hardy’s The Mayor of Casterbridge

A Book Review on The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy, published in 1886. The Mayor of Casterbridge was written by the British author Thomas Hardy, who is described as “the greatest tragic writer among English novelists”[i]. In fact, he is believed to be the source of the term “cliffhanger”. In one serialized novel, Hardy

BooksMarch 28, 2017

In The Name Of All The Rebellious Writers

A rant by a writer who wants to be accepted with her mainstream writing style in the elitist