Book Review | RAHAT MILI | Sundari Venkatraman

Book Details Author Profile Sundari Venkatraman is an indie author who has 41 titles (37 books & 4 collections) to her name, all Top 100 Bestsellers on Amazon India, Amazon USA, Amazon UK, Amazon Canada and Amazon Australia in both romance as well as Asian Drama categories. Her latest hot romances have all been on…

Book Review | MEETHI LAGAN TEEKHI CHUBHAN | Mrs Sohail Khan

Goodreads Link: Meethi Lagan Teekhi Chubhan Characters Yasha Andrabi The beauty queen, our heroine. Yazdan Shah The secretive rich man, our hero Khawar Andrabi Yasha’s father Bina Andrabi Yasha’s sister Shafa Andrabi Yasha’s sister Wafa Andrabi Yasha’s sister Jasera Malik Yasha’s BFF Shameem Khawar’s sister Gulrez and Gurzaib Shameem’s sons. Gulrez is good and hardworking…

Book Review | Mera Bakht Bhi Tu Mera Takht Bhi Tu | Mrs Sohail Khan

Characters Tan-eem Qidwayi The beauty queen, our heroine. Zaim Qidwayi Handsome multi-faceted man, our hero Setting Lucknow, India Plot Summary & My Commentary Taneem’s father marries her mom against his parents’ consent and his family sort of cuts him off. They have a great life in New Jersey, until one day… Taneem plans to bring…

Book Review | Mohabbat Ho Bhi Sakti Hai | MOHABBAT HO BHI SAKTI HAI | Mrs Sohail Khan

Mohabbat Ho Bhi Sakti Hai by Mrs Sohail Khan   Characters Asna The beauty queen, our heroine. She is studying fashion designing. Zuhair Thangal Billionaite bad boy, our hero Plot Summary & My Commentary Asna is forced to marry her step mom’s nephew, Zuhair. Zuhair argues with her on the first night. They live like strangers….

Book Review | Bandh Gaya Tere Daaman Se Mera Aanchal | Mrs Sohail Khan

Characters Aleezah Hassan The spoilt brat, our heroine Bashaar Muneer Our hero Setting Bangalore (India) and Rome (Italy) Plot Summary & My Commentary Aleezah lives with her grandpa when her parents die in an accident. She is a rotten kid (what else is new). She is on her way back to home and gets lost…

Book Review | Khwab Gulab Baney | Mrs Sohail Khan

Khwab Gulab Baney by Mrs Sohail Khan Characters Alweena Kazim The beauty queen, our heroine. She is studying fashion designing. Kazim Khan Alweena’s father Rameez Iftekhar  The snake charmer, our hero Huzaifa Alweena’s fiance Tarooba Rameez’s sister Dr Adnan Tarooba’s colleague Plot Summary & My Commentary Alweena is filthy rich, as usual. She is engaged…

Best of 2019

There are too many, because I am easily amused and impressed. These 5 events stand out for the happiness and / or amusement that they brought. Alif Yes, Alif is the best thing that happened in 2019. First, it increases traffic for book review. Once HAR PAL GEO announced the airing date for the drama,…

2019 As a Writer

I didn’t write much, not fiction at least. I focused my energies more on the blogging side and reading, than actually writing stories. I have written a few but they are not published yet. I published 11 books in 2019. Hopefully 2020 turns out better. Sigh! Shabana Mukhtar

Book Review | Haalim | Nemrah Ahmed

Non review Rant It has been ages since I reviewed the last episode of this novel and I have been meaning to review it, but couldn’t. The goal was to review it in 2019 but I failed. There are various factors. Procrastination has become a second nature to me. It is no easy feat reviewing…

2019 As a Reviewer

I went berserk as a reviewer. There were books that I read and then we’re dramas, telefilms, web series and everything else under the sun. I reviewed, a LOT. Books I read ~180 books and posted reviews on Goodreads. There are some reviews that I posted on TOMU. Others, I didn’t. Alif By Umera Ahmed…

2019 As a Blogger

CRAZY…. that’s the word.   From venting out my frustration in online journals to reviewing books, dramas and sharing my stories; I have come a long way since I started blogging. I have my own domain – theothermeunfolded.com or TOMU as I like to call it. I hope 2020 proves to be more successful and…

2019 As a Reader

I didn’t read as much this year. My ranking on Goodreads has dropped, even though I am still part of top 50. I no longer retain the #1 top reviewer. Not that it matters to me. It did, in 2018. I completed my reading challenge of 150 books. That’s a big number but I read…

Book Promotion: Crooning Techies

Have I forgotten that I am also a writer? Of course, not. Ladies and gentleman, boys and girls; please read my book Crooning Techies. It is free for Kindle Unlimited Subscribers. Title: Crooning Techies: Sara’s Journey Summary: Sara landed the job she wanted. She also fulfils her life-long dream to live independently, and away from family….

Reading Roundup #4: Kids Fiction and Illustrated Books

I am reading Kids’ books these days. I have finished reading a few and before the month ends, I thought I will post a roundup post about the same. Asim and the Moon Chhupi Daulat Chacha Chaudhary Digest 1 Chacha Chaudhary Digest 4 Shabana Mukhtar Email || Blog || Goodreads || Facebook || Amazon ||…

5 Reasons to watch Alif Drama (Geo TV)

I am looking forward to watching Alif Drama (Geo TV). It is written by Umera Ahmed. The novel is already published in April 2019 and is immensely popular amongst Urdu readers. I prefer not to watch the screen adaptation of a book. It is generally very loosely based on the original story and often the…

Book Review: Sang-e-Raah: The stone of the path (by Deeba Kapadia)

Book Details Title: Sang-e-raah Author: Deeba Kapadia # of pages: 14 Synopsis कभी गालियां देने वालों, आप पर हंसने और मज़ाक़ उड़ाने वालों से वास्ता पड़ा है? वो उसी रास्ते पर हर रोज़ चलता था, तनहा! लेकिन वह दिन जब उसकी मुलाक़ात एक लड़की से हुई, सब कुछ बदल गया। उन उम्मीदों की कहानी जो…

Book Review: Haalim – Episode #23 {{LAST Episode}} (By Nemrah Ahmed)

(Drafted on September 6th) Episode 23 was uploaded on the author’s FB page on, 4th of September.  This episode has 156 pages, woohoo! The episode aims at Revising Tying the loose ends Parting some more wisdom Reinforcing the fact that you may not be the wisest. Talia thought she had figured out Fateh, but Fateh……

Book Promotion: Crooning Techies

Title: Crooning Techies: Sara’s Journey Summary: Sara landed the job she wanted. She also fulfils her life-long dream to live independently, and away from family. But is that as easy as she had expected? A new city, new roommates and a new world; she faces a new challenge every day. Sometimes she overcomes those roadblocks; others…

Book Promotion: Uff Haniya

Title Uff Haniya (A Muslim Family Drama and Romantic Comedy) Summary We hear what we want to hear. We see what we want to see. We remember what we want to remember. Often, we hear from others’ ears. We see through others’ eyes. We remember what others want us to remember. But the truth can…

Book Promotion: Happily Ever Afters: An Anthology of sweet romances

Introduction: Title: Happily Ever Afters: An anthology of sweet romance stories Summary: An anthology of sweet romance stories 1. A Journey To Remember 2. Crazily Yours Forever 3. Love At First Shoot “Happily Ever Afters” includes three stand-alone novellas with a happily ever after theme. It is squeaky clean and does not contain any profanity or…