October Buddy Reads At RMFAO, My Bookclub

October Buddy Reads At RMFAO, My Bookclub

Hello, guys. Finally, we have the book picks for the October Buddy Read at RMFAO. The books that were selected by voting are If It Bleeds by Stephen King and My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell. I you'd like to participate in either or both the buddy reads then following are the respective Threads [...]

Book Review: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Book Review: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Author: Ray Bradbury Release Date: 1949 Genre: Classic, Science-Fiction, Short Story Collection Series: Edition: E-book Pages: 303 Publisher: Harper Voyager Blurb: The strange and wonderful tale of man’s experiences on Mars, filled with intense images and astonishing visions. Now part of the Voyager Classics collection. The Martian Chronicles tells the story of humanity’s repeated attempts to colonize [...]

RMFAO 2020 Reading Challenges

RMFAO 2020 Reading Challenges

Hello, dear readers. Happy New Year to you, and your families, and I hope that this new year, and the beginning of this new decade, turns out amazingly joyous and fulfilling for you all. 2020 is very special, most of all because it marks the beginning of the 6th year of my online Goodreads book [...]

Monthly Updates: February’19

And finally, I'm doing the monthly Updates post after a long, long time. I loved doing these posts before and I'm really excited to do it now. To be honest, these update posts help me in knowing exactly where I stand in terms of my writing and helps me plan ahead serving as the much-needed motivation. [...]

RMFAO Buddy Read: Strange Weather by Joe Hill

First off, I'd like to share a good news that we've crossed first 500 members at RMFAO! For those of you who don't know what RMFAO is, it is a book club/group on Goodreads where book lovers from all over the world share their latest reads and reviews and participate in exciting year-long challenges and [...]

RMFAO 2018 Classics Catchup

Want to read more classics? Re-read an old favourite? A book you missed by a favourite author? Or just browse and discover a forgotten author? This year we are moving the general guideline up to pre-1950, but there are quite a few later books (mainly from the 1960s) that are also acceptable. A wonderful bonus [...]

RMFAO 2018 Genre Challenge

We are here with the 4th instalment of the most amazing reading challenge on this planet *drumroll* - RMFAO 2018 Genre Challenge. For those who are new to this challenge, for Genre Challenge, we read one genre (sometimes even two when we have the alternate-genre month) every month. We post the genre list in advance [...]

RMFAO Buddy Read: On Stranger Tides by Tim Powers

RMFAO Buddy Read: On Stranger Tides by Tim Powers

This month for RMFAO we're having a buddy read for On Stranger Tides by Tim Powers. So far we have 4 people reading the book and the reading is going great. I'm presently halfway through the book and enjoying it so far. One of the main reasons why I was so eager to start reading this [...]

RMFAO 2017 Reading Challenges

Hey, everyone. 2017 is almost upon us! It is December, the most magical time of the year, and more so because this is the month we decide and announce the RMFAO Reading Challenges for the coming year! If you don't already know, RMFAO is my reading group on Goodreads and it is co-moderated by my [...]

RMFAO Buddy-Read #1: Pet Sematary

Hi guys! I hope you all had a great weekend! As most of you know that I've created a group on Goodreads, RMFAO (if not, then read about it here or visit the group on Goodreads here.) In November we'll be having our first buddy-read. Being a huge Stephen King's fan I wanted to begin [...]

RMFAO (Reading My Frigging A** Off)

Hi friends! I've created my first group on Goodreads: RMFAO (Reading My Frigging A** Off). Isn't the name amazeballs! I'm really, really excited and would love to invite you all to join it. I'm planning to have a lot of buddy-reads and a hell loads of Read-a-Thons! I'll be posting about them here, on The Reading Bud as well [...]