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The Minireads is about books and lessons on topics like entrepreneurship, time management, self help, feminism, mental well being, productivity, fiction and covers many other issues from audiobooks, movies and documentaries. We believe in bringing the wisdom of these sources for our readers in an effortless manner.

A book is not just a story or a mere collection of facts, anecdotes or events.… Continue reading “Why Minireads”

Deborah Levy on writing and womanhood

Writing is a journey in itself. Experience plays a vital role in a writer’s life. With experience, you learn your mistakes and how to outgrow them. There are good and bad experiences. Some of them you will like to remember and some of them you will wish to forget about. “Things I don’t want to know” by Deborah Levy, is the first book in her three part living autobiography.… Continue reading “Deborah Levy on writing and womanhood”

“Bestseller” by Ahmed Faiyaz will keep you glued

“And mate, you get this done and I can convince Dad about literary eBooks imprint you wanted to start up with us. I feel its a real possibility for you to move back to London and lead this new project in a year, but only if……”

Bestseller (2018) is a book written about the lesser-known courtyards of publishing houses and all the hullabaloo that happens in publishing a bestseller.… Continue reading ““Bestseller” by Ahmed Faiyaz will keep you glued”

After Life: Ricky Gervais on loving, sharing and letting go

Life is like a long road without any turns. You can never go back to live again and that is what makes it ‘magical’ and worth living for. So, all that is left after life are the memories. These lines speaks the truth that we often forget about and to remind us of that the ‘After Life’, a Netflix Orginal British web series, directed by and also starring Ricky Gervais was released on 8th March, 2019.… Continue reading “After Life: Ricky Gervais on loving, sharing and letting go”

5 must-read books for all the ‘misfits’

Ever felt yourself at odds with the rest of the world? When you don’t know why the world is the way it is. When you are not able to relate to this obnoxious nature of mankind and the predefined rules set in this world and the only thoughts dominating your minds are: What the heck is wrong with the world?Continue reading “5 must-read books for all the ‘misfits’”

Made in heaven: A breath of fresh air.

The big fat Indian weddings. I’m sure there would have have been a series of snaps in your head while reading this phrase. The wedding is a huge affair with so many people and so many tantrums involved.

Made in heaven (2019) talks about all “behind the scenes” that happen in Indian weddings.… Continue reading “Made in heaven: A breath of fresh air.”

Review: A streetcar named ‘Desire’

‘Desire’, what a simple word with such a complicated meaning. Just like a streetcar, it can take you on a rollercoaster ride. It can drive you crazy, making you a mess. But, still people never fear to ‘desire’. Be it the desire of ‘love’, of ‘attention’, of ‘money’ or of ‘lust’.… Continue reading “Review: A streetcar named ‘Desire’”

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