DDS Recommends

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DDS Recommends: 15 Kickass Heroines of Literature

15. Lucy Pevensie – Lucy Pevensie is an inspiration. She teaches us to keep an open mind and to love unconditionally. She is also wise beyond her years and really brave. 14. Lyanna Mormont – Who am I kidding? I totally want to see her on the Iron Throne even though she has no direct … Continue reading

DDS Recommends: The Best Reads of 2017

2017 is about to draw to a close. And while there have been many things that made and broke our days and our lives – the one thing that remained constant were books! And while we have many, many favourites from this year alone here’s DDS with a list of books that she claims were … Continue reading

DDS Recommends: Classics That You MUST Read!

A classic is a book accepted as being exemplary or noteworthy, for example through an imprimatur such as being listed in a list of great books, or through a reader’s personal opinion. That is how the definition of classic goes. This week we have DDS Recommending a few classics that she has enjoyed and would … Continue reading

DDS Recommends: Children’s Fiction

DDS is back with a new set of books that she wants to recommend to all the book bees of BUZZ Magazine. This time our theme is Children’s Fiction. While we are impressed with kids who begin reading classics at an earlier age, sometimes in order to push them towards choosing books – we need … Continue reading

DDS Recommends: YA Debuts of 2017

Young adult novels are so much more than stories about teenagers falling in love. It is much more complex than that. YA is a reading group that has been mistakenly tagged as a genre. Some of the amazing debuts of 2017 YA novels prove to us yet again that YA even as a genre is … Continue reading

DDS Recommends: Indian Writing in English

Anita Desai – The Village by the Sea A Classic of Our Time. Untouched by the twentieth century, Thul, the small fishing village near Bombay, is still ruled by the age-old seasonal rhythms. Hari and Lila have lived in the village all their lives, but their family is now desperately down on its luck. Their … Continue reading

DDS Recommends: Crime Thrillers

Crime Thriller is Debdatta Sahay’s favourite genre. When BUZZ Magazine asked her to pick out her top reads from it, she curated the following reading list. The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey Richard III reigned for only two years, and for centuries he was villified as the hunch-backed wicked uncle, murderer of the princes … Continue reading