Book Review | Maala | Episode 6 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, episode 6 is here. For a refresher course, check old episodes. Let’s quickly cover the ground. Maala | Meet the Characters Maala Episode 1 Review Maala Episode 2 Review Maala Episode 3 Review Maala Episode 4 Review Maala Episode 5 Review Plot Summary This episode was all about the past, the time when the…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 5 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, it’s time to review the fifth episode. I know, I know. I should have posted the review episode 5 of Maala three weeks ago when I read it, but… Yep, this review is three weeks too late. Unlike episode 4 review, it has nothing to do with my disappointment.  Oh, no, it isn’t. I’m…

Book Review | PATTHAR KI CHEEKH | Jasoosi Duniya #24 | Ibn-e-Safi

Khuafnaak Jungle opens as a man, Randheer Singh arrives at a railway station and informs about a dead body in the jungle. When they place party arrives at the jungle, things are not as reported. Suddenly, there’s firing. One constable gets hurt but the police party saves itself.

Book Review | Maala | Episode 4 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, it’s time to review the fourth episode. Correction, the right time to review the fourth episode of Maala was three weeks ago. Yep, this review is three weeks too late, but I didn’t want to review it in the first place; I’m disappointed. I’m so so disappointed with this episode of Maala, and I…

Book Review | GUARD KA AGHWA | Jasoosi Duniya #73 | Ibn-e-Safi

Guard ka AGHwa (گارڈ کا اغوا) (The Abduction of Guard) – 1958 The story starts as a train fails to stop at the station and one of the bogy gets disconnected and disappears alongwith the guard.   And thus begins the story. There was description than jasoosi in this story, if you know what I mean. We…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 3 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, episode 3 is here. Wasn’t the last one named episode 2 part 1? Where is Part 2? The story of episode 3 starts where the previous one (episode 2 part 1) has ended, so we aren’t missing on anything. My sister talked about this episode before I did, and I tried to relate to…

Book Review | LAASH KA BULAWA | Jasoosi Duniya #72 | Ibn-e-Safi

LaaSh ka Bulaawa (لاش کا بلاوا) (The Invitation of a Corpse) – 1958 This story is sort of a continuation of an earlier story featuring Toyoda and Mrs Warner who run a high-profile brothel. My original plan to review all Jasoosi Duniya in the publishing order was a brilliant idea, a brilliant idea that I failed to…

Book Review | SHADI KA HANGAMA | Jasoosi Duniya #74 | Ibn-e-Safi

hadi ka HaNgaama (شادی کا ہنگامہ) (The Racket of the Wedding) – 1958 This story was the closest it came to one of Faridi and Hameed getting married. As a young kid, that’s what I wanted to see–seeing them tie the knot. I mean… After reading a few novels, it was evident that they were both good…

Book Review | RAI KA PARBAT | Imran Series #23 | Ibn-e-Safi

Let’s review: Ra’i Ka Parbut (رائی کا پربت) (Mountain of Molehill) – 1957 Plot Summary Imran and his colleagues are out in a hunting camp. Under the disguise of hunters, Imran uncovers a group that is aiding an organized armed revolution. I love Imran’s quirks. He thinks of such weirdest things possible to do things….

Book Review | Maala | Episode 2 | Nemrah Ahmed

I heard from someone that Nemrah Ahmed isn’t writing anything since her mother has passed away. I even saw a couple of her Instagram posts where she talked about her mother and the grief. My heart went out for her. Now, reading the second episode of Maala, I feel as if Nemrah has used all…

Book Review | Maala | Meet the Characters | Nemrah Ahmed

Non review Rant It was almost two years back when I published my final review of Haalim. Yesterday, my sister told me that Nemrah has published the first episode of her next fiction, and I was like: let’s do this. So, here I am. Let’s first meet the characters. Maala Characters and their relationships Kashmala…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 1 | Nemrah Ahmed

Non review Rant It was almost two years back when I published my final review of Haalim. Yesterday, my sister told me that Nemrah has published the first episode of her next fiction, and I was like: let’s do this. So, here I am. Let’s first meet the characters. Alright, now let’s get to the plot…

Drama Review | Hum Kahan Kay Sachay Thay | Episode 21

So, the 21st episode of Hum Kahan Kay Sachhay Thay is here. It’s based on Umera Ahmed’s novel of the same title. If you’re interested in the novel’s plot. read  this post  for more details). Hum Kahan Kay Sachhay Thay Episode 21 Written Update lag ja gale ki phir yeh haseen Raat Ho Na Ho…

Drama Review | Hum Kahan Kay Sachay Thay | Episode 20

It’s time to review the twentieth episode of Hum Kahan Kay Sachhay Thay. It’s based on Umera Ahmed’s novel of the same title. If you’re interested in the novel’s plot. read  this post  for more details). Hum Kahan Kay Sachhay Thay Episode 20 Written Update Woah, what a drag it was. First, we see a…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 22

A little recap of episode 21 Naheed wants to meet Parizaad and has tasked Kanwal to talk to Parizaad. On the other hand, Parizaad learns that Ainee can’t see, and they get to talking. Parizaad episode 22 written update and review “Mujh jaise logon ko dushmano ki zarurat nahi hoti,” Parizaad says. In this episode,…

Drama Review | Hum Kahan Kay Sachay Thay | Episode 19

Mujh ko huyi na khabar chori chori chhup chhup kar kab pyar ki pehli nazar le gayi le gayi dil le gayi le gayi I just can’t get that song out of my head. So, the 19th episode of Hum Kahan Kay Sachhay Thay is here. It’s based on Umera Ahmed’s novel of the same…

Top 10 | Epic Novels Leaving an Ever-lasting Impact

There are epics that have a million characters and pull you into a fictional world you can’e escape even if you wanted. And then, there are some novels that have few character but you fall in lvoe with every single one of them. In this list, I’m listing some novels that fall in the second…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 21 | This episode is all about Ainee

The 21st episode has been live for a couple of hours now, but I was watching Humsafar’s first episode. And then I crocheted a little. I am planning to post about the same. I hope I get time to click a few pictures. Alright, so let’s get to the new episode. Parizaad episode 21 written…

Drama Review | Hum Kahan Kay Sachay Thay | Episode 18

So, the 18th episode of Hum Kahan Kay Sachhay Thay is here. It’s based on Umera Ahmed’s novel of the same title. If you’re interested in the novel’s plot. read  this post  for more details. Hum Kahan Kay Sachhay Thay Episode 18 Written Update Mehreen signs the affidavit taking full responsibility of a crime she…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 20 | Ainee recites Parizaad’s poem

In episode 20, RJ Ainee recites Parizaad’s poem for her show. We see Yumna for the first time, so for those who had been waiting (my sister), this is it. Urdu Roman Tumhari god mein sar rakh kar Surmayi aankhon mein jhankte huye Kabhi jo khwab dekhe thhe Un ki tabeer ka Umr bhar intezaar…