Bookaholic 101



"A room without books is like a body without a soul." 
                                                                          ― Marcus Tullius Cicero



“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
                                                                                                                      ― Mark Twain

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.” 
― Jorge Luis Borges
“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” 
                                                                                       ― Lemony Snicket


I am a person who loves books. The mere sight of them is equivalent to, gushing of serotonin in my veins :D
The fragrance of the books, the crisp pages, the font of the alphabets, the feel of the book all matter to me. My ideal holiday would be a comfy couch & an interesting book to read. Almost a year back I was so busy with my work life that, all I managed to read was off the net. Sad I know.. Now everything has changed and I have all the time. So this page is going to be more or less a tab of the books I read in the recent past and the books I am going to read in the near future.



Read.   
Read & reviewed (linked).
Want to read.


Hopefully the list will keep growing.



0-9


  • 11 Minutes-Paulo Coelho
  • 1984-George Orwell
 A

  • A Place Called Here- Cecelia Ahern 2011
  • A Christmas Carol- Charles Dickens  2013
  • Angels and Demons- Dan Brown
  • Abraham Lincoln:Vampire Hunter- Seth Grahame-Smith 2012
  • Anna Karenina- Leo Tolstoy 
  • And the Mountains Echoed- Khaled Hosseini 
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns- Khaled Hosseini
  • A Vintage Affair- Isabel Wolff
   
B


  • Blindsight- Robin Cook 2011
  • Brida- Paulo Coelho
  • Bossypants- Tina Fey 2013
  • Bohemia- Veronika Carnaby | Review Copy 2013
  • Before I Fall- Lauren Oliver
  • Brave New World- Aldous Huxley
  • Bag Of Bones- Stephen King
  • By the River Piedra I sat down and wept- Paulo Coelho

C


D

  • Dracula- Bram Stoker
  • Dear John- Nicholas Sparks 2011
  • Deception Point- Dan Brown 2011
  • Delirium (Delirium #1)- Lauren Oliver 2013
  • Desolate Trilogy- Robert Brumm Jr 2013
  • Dead Inside: Do Not Enter: Notes from the Zombie Apocalypse- Adrian Chappell  2014
  • Divergent | Divergent #1- Veronica Roth 2014
  • Dark Places- Gillian Flynn 2013
  • Done with Men- Shuchi Singh Kalra | Review Copy 2014
  • Defending Jacob- William Landay 
  • Dead Scared- S.J Bolton | Goodreads Giveway Win
  • Doctors- Eric Segal

E


F

  • Frankenstein- Mary Shelley 2013
  • Flowers in the Attic | Dollanganger#1- V.C Andrews  2014
  • Fahrenheit 451- Ray Bradbury  2013 
  • Fountainhead- Ayn Rand 

G

 H

  • Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone(HP #1)- J.K. Rowling 2013
  • Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets(HP #2)- J.K. Rowling 2013
  • Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Azkaban(HP #3)- J.K. Rowling  2013
  • Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire(HP #4)- J.K. Rowling  2013
  • Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix(HP #5)- J.K. Rowling  2013
  • Harry Potter & the Half Blood Prince(HP #6)- J.K. Rowling  2013
  • Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows(HP #7)- J.K. Rowling  2013
  • High- Corey M.P. 2013 
I

  • If You Could See Me Now- Cecelia Ahern  2010
  • If There be Thorns |Dollanganger#3- V.C Andrews 2014
  • Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) - Mindy Kaling 2014
  • In True Blood - Truman Capote 2014
  • I am Legend- Richard Matheson 2014
  • It- Stephen King
  • Island- Aldous Huxley

J

  • Jayne Doe- Unknown 2013
  • Jane Eyre- Charlotte Brontë.

K


L


M

N
  • Night Shift- Stephen King 2014

 O

  • One Amazing Thing- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni 2013
  • One Hundred Years Of Solitude- Gabriel Garcia Marquez 
P

  • Pandemonium(Delirium #2)- Lauren Oliver 2013
  • Petals on the Wind | Dollanganger#2- V.C Andrews 2014
  • Papillon- Henri Charrière


R

  • Rules Of Prey- John Sandford 2013
  • Requiem(Delirium #3)- Lauren Oliver 2013
  • Reconstructing Amelia- Kimberly McCreight 2015

S







V

  • Veronika Decides To Die- PauloCoelho

W

  • Waking Up Married- Mira Lynn Kelly 2013 
  • Wuthering Heights- Emily Brontë 2014
  • Wife 22- Melanie Gideon | Goodreads Giveaway Win 2012
  • Who Will Cry When You Die- Robin Sharma

Read.   
Read & reviewed (linked).
Want to read.



16 comments:

  1. Huge bookaholic too! And my motto: "let go. Let God"
    I recommend you read "To be Sung Underwater" Tom McNeal Enjoy!

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  2. Will keep that in mind!
    Keep reading.

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  3. Woah !!! I didnt know you were this bookaholic !!!

    Wish I could read at least one of those books. Ani, u are inspiring me to make amends to my life!

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  4. Aww thanks honey!
    Maybe you will find time to read books :)You never know!

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  5. Hey...Among these, I would prefer Kite Runner first.I have also read Khaled Hossaini's Thousand Splendid Sons...absolutely good books....I also would like to read Lolita and Orhan Pamuk's Snow...all the best...

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    1. Have been getting raving comments about Khaled Hossaini's books.Definitely in my 'read as soon as you get a chance' list.Lemme know how Lolita and Snow went if You end up reading before me :)

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  6. Out of your list, I've only read 15 books till now. MUST READ THE REST. SOON!

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  7. Oh wow. I'm so glad to have found your blog. (Thank you blogadda!) We have a lot of books in common, the ones that've been striked out and the rest too. :) I don't have as much time these days as I had earlier when I started my book-only blog, but I read everyday. Reviewing is the thing for which I need weekends!
    Happy Reading !

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    1. Thankyou so much Ashna!!
      Btw Love your blog too :)

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  8. I love your reading list, found a few I really enjoyed as well! REALLY like you blog too.

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  9. Read 16 out of these! I made a Reading list too on my blog!! :)

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    1. Way to go, Meera. Will check it out :)

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  10. Truly inspiring, Anisha ! Couldn't help notice the similarity that my work has kept me busy and away from dedicated reading for so long .... Also it would have done me a lot of good to record every book I read in the past... Sigh! Hope I rememebered every book I read... Nevertheless, your page is going to be the inspiration to make me do that from now on. ;) Better late than never...

    Happy Reading gal.... ! :)

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    1. Thankyou EM. You can always start the list, right!
      Happy Reading :)

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Make me a happy bunny, would ya? :D