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The Book Beetle's Travelogue

March 2, 2021 • The Egg Man

#NeologismAlert A bookworm (BW) , a.k.a. a bibliophile, is a voracious reader and displays an insatiable appetite for books whereas a book-beetle (Thank you! Thank you!), a la the data-beetle...

What's in a name... or an award?

Book review | The Billionaire Raj: A Journey Through India's New Gilded Age

Feb. 19, 2021 • The Egg Man

While starting a book your mind is full of expectation. These days, the expectation is accompanied by incessant touting on the social media by the author and the publishing team. I'm not bla...


Book review | Haroun and the Sea of Stories

Feb. 11, 2021 • The Egg Man

Aside from writing content specifically for this blog, as I mentioned in my first post , I plan to repost some of my favourite pieces from my tumblr blog. And I thought it might be a good idea t...

Tumbling Experience

"This Tumblr may contain sensitive media." Really?!

Feb. 2, 2021 • The Egg Man

My most recent personal blog was on Tumblr but they hid it saying it had "sensitive content". They'd specifically said "sensitive media" but I didn't have any unpa...