Tag Archives: Books

Gangtok Trip – Day 2 – On The Train to Kolkata

April 12, 2009, 5.30 am, Day 2: I suppose it is the uncomfortable berths but I always wake up very early in trains. The fact that most people are asleep and I can brush my teeth without cheerleaders also seems important somehow. Anyway, here I am, up nice and early, teeth as clean as they… Read More »

On The Way to Gangtok (Day 1)

April 11, 2009, 5.15 pm – Gangtok Trip Padmaja, Durgesh Nandini (Mamli), Jyotiraditya (Bablu) and I are sitting in the 2nd AC coach of Falaknuma Express on our way to Calcutta. The train left Secunderabad Station at 4.00 pm. We will arrive tomorrow evening about 5.45 pm, and stay overnight with my fourth maternal uncle,… Read More »

Jim Butcher’s Codex Alera Audiobooks

An audiobook of Captain’s Fury, Jim Butcher’s latest book in the Codex Alera series is now available for pre-order on Amazon. The previous three books in the same series are also available as audiobooks from Amazon (pre-order). The price in each case is steep $50! Fifty bucks for an audio CD? Codex Alera I –… Read More »

Two Books I am Waiting For

I discovered Jim Butcher in mid 2007 and he quickly became my current favorite. I have read all the 9 novels in the Dresden Files series as well as the 3 in the Codex Alera series. I am waiting for book 10 of the Dresden series, Small Favor due out in hardcover on April 1st,… Read More »