Doha at 2:00 pm, on a Wednesday

February 17, 2016

2016The weather is perfect, the sun is shining accompanied by a slight breeze, I don’t encounter any traffic on the road, the 20 minute drive to the Pearl actually takes 20 minutes instead of 40, I find parking within two minutes of reaching the boulevard, a couple of people are jogging and I manage to eat with a spectacular view.  Continue reading “Doha at 2:00 pm, on a Wednesday”

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Me Before You by Jojo Moyes (Book Review)

Goodread’s Review: Me Before You

Goodread’s Rating: 4.29/5

Author: Jojo Moyes

Genre: Romance, Chick Lit, Contemporary

Pages: 369

My Rating: 4/5

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It is one of those books that was super hyped about and I was reluctant to read it. But then I simply gave in. I expected this book to draw me in immediately. It didn’t. It took some time for me to get invested into the story. And I was totally expecting for a cheesy, done to death ending. But ooh boy ! Was I wrong.  Continue reading “Me Before You by Jojo Moyes (Book Review)”

Doha Will Always Be Home #QatarLinkUp

20160Follow Your Sunshine and Pinay Flying High are running a Qatar Bloggers Link Up. And the topic for the first post is ‘My Doha’.

In November 2016, it will be ten years since I moved here. So I have called Doha home for a long time. During that time I have both hated and loved it. Today, I am going to tell you what this city means to me.  Continue reading “Doha Will Always Be Home #QatarLinkUp”

P.S. I Love You by Cecelia Ahern (Book Review)

2060103_5Goodread’s Review: P.S.I Love You

Goodread’s Rating: 3.9/5

Author: Cecelia Ahern

Pages: 470

Genre: Fiction, Romance, Chick Lit

My Rating: 2/5

My Review:

I am going to apologise in advance because this review is going to offend a lot of people. So please, don’t throw your shoes at the screen. 😛

Honestly, I didn’t even want to write a review on this. Because it was that bad. Continue reading “P.S. I Love You by Cecelia Ahern (Book Review)”

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn (Book Review)

20160204_114646Goodread’s review: Dark Places

Goodread’s Rating: 3.9/5

Author: Gillian Flynn

Pages: 349

Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Crime

Published: 2009

My Rating: 4/5

My Review:

I loved Gone Girl so I picked this up after having it on my bookshelf for two years. I am becoming one of those people whose TBR pile is loner than than the read pile. *sighs* Continue reading “Dark Places by Gillian Flynn (Book Review)”