Who Goes There? (The Thing) – 3.5 stars Remember that weird bloody gory sci-fi movie that we all have watched once? Yes ‘The Thing’! Curt Russell using firebreather allover! Who Goes There is the book based on which The Thing was made. An alien dead-body is found by some research works of a station at Antarctica. But… Read More Do you remember that thing?
The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Volume 2: Second Variety 4 stars Recently I came up on a fact that many of renowned and beloved movies are actually based on stories/novels by the same person named Philip K Dick. So after visiting some thrift stores I got this wonderful 2nd Vol of Mr Dick’s… Read More The Best Variety
Shutter Island – 5 stars When a delusional child murderer named Rachel Solando escapes from the home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane placed on Shutter Island, US Marshal Edward (Teddy) Daniels and his new partner Chuck Aule are sent to investigate. From a barefoot mentally disturbed woman pulling an impossible escape leaving cryptic… Read More Who is 67?
Red Rising – 3 stars An alien society on Mars ruled by the color of people. High society, slaves, total power-pollution. And there is our hero who has finally had it with it and leading a revolution secretly. So, what just happened here? This book is supposed to be a new age prodigy of young… Read More BO’RED’OM Rising!
The Mark – 3.5 stars Buying a book just because it is cheap due to some offer was a huge gamble for me but the good news is I won! It was a huge surprise when the book turned out to be a smooth crime thriller as promised in its catchy premise – “Right as… Read More All the myths are fake, my life isn’t flashing before my eyes!
The Martian – 3.5 stars While leaving the planet on an emergency, Mark Watney is accidentally left on the surface of Mars by his crew of Ares and he is assumed to be dead. With no way of contacting anyone and with limited supply of food and shelter, he has to survive. “Intelligence is based on… Read More Robinson Crusoe on Mars
The Cause – 4 stars In a near distant future, America along with the whole world is at the edge of financial and economic disaster. The rich has got rich while the poor has got poorer. With NSA watching over all, the government has made individual freedom an enemy to be chocked ruthlessly. In a black-ops… Read More Human behaviour is history’s broken record