Drama Preview: Ranjha Ranjha Kardi

The drama is based on the novel Daasi Dholan Yaar Di by Faiza Iftekhar. I have read the novel and totally loved it. You can read the review here. While the promos look great and the cast is brilliant, I’m not going to watch this drama. I don’t want to ruin that memory. No offence…

Telefilm Reviews: Kya Yahi Pyaar Hai

  Drama Details Title: Kya Yahi Pyaar Hai Channel: A Plus Drama Synopsis It is a three part telefilm. It stars Muneeb Butt, Ushna Shah, Faizan Khwaja. There are a couple of other characters, too. Ushna Shah : Tajwar Faizan Khawaja : Haris Muneeb Butt : Humaiyun Saba Sarfaraz : Noor Zoya Malik : Mehreen…

Upcoming Telefilm Reviews

I am not keeping well and a sick person needs to be pampered, needs additional forces to feel happy. As I have nothing better to do with my time, I read a lot of escapist romantic novels. I also watch a lot of happily-ever-after, feel-good telefilms. I started crocheting again when I went for the…

Book Review: Christmas Once Again (By D.K. Deters)

Book Details Title: Christmas Once Again Author: D. K. Deters Published on: 26th December 2018 Genre: Romantic Comedy Link to Buy: Amazon.in Amazon.com Author Details D. K. Deters Website Twitter Pinterest Goodreads BookBub Synopsis She’s dead broke. And eviction looms. On Christmas Eve antique consultant Madison Knight takes a phone call from local rancher Zach Murdock….

A Retrospective: The week that was – 19w02

Love doesn’t end, expectation does. Hello again and welcome to my world! Happy New Year. How have you been? This is time for a recap of my week. First off, I want to take a moment and thank every visitor on my blog. Your time is appreciated 🙂 And hey, if you have a book…

Drama Review: Mann O Salwa (By Umera Ahmed)

Drama Details Title: Mann o Salwa Author: Umera Ahmed Directed By: Babar Javed Produced By: Momina Duraid (Hum TV) Synopsis Non Review Rant I have already read and reviewed the book. I decided to let the drama a pass because most often than not the dramas don’t translate the book. Besides I didn’t want to…

Tealess tea

That’s the tea we get in our cafeteria. It looks like tea but doesn’t taste like it. I always use a tea bag, or two. I call it ‘tealess tea’. I am addicted to tea, you would say. Well, i need my tea in the morning, cuz I don’t sleep in the night and have…

Book Review: Mann O Salwa (By Umera Ahmed)

Book Details Title: Mann o Salwa Author: Umera Ahmed Published: November 2006 Synopsis Man-o-Salwa (English: Manna and Quail) revolves around the blessings and influence of ethics and morals on people’s lives. It is a story about the curses of poverty that lead to extreme kinds of materialism, how poverty defaces human emotions and turns blood relations…

Book Review: Haalim – Episode #18 (By Nemrah Ahmed)

The author’s Facebook page has already announced that episode 18 will be published in two parts. The first part was published on November 13. My review for the same is here. Part 2 came on January 5th. My review for the same is here. What’s your take on this episode? Happy reading! Shabana

Book Review: Haalim – Episode #18 – Part 2 (By Nemrah Ahmed)

The author’s Facebook page has already announced that episode 18 will be published in two parts. The first part was published on November 13. My review for the same is here. Part 2 came on January 5th. The writer was suffering from the writer’s block. I haven’t faced it yet, so I don’t know how…

Pen to Publish 2018 participation

I have a few entries in Amazon Pen to Publish 2018 contest. Okay, maybe more than a few. Search the books by typing or copy pasting ‘pentopublish2018 Shabana Mukhtar’, check them out, read, review and help me win 😉 Shabana Mukhtar

A Retrospective: The week that was – 19w01

I am home. I am free. Shabana Mukhtar Hello again and welcome to my world! Happy New Year. How have you been? This is time for a recap of my week. First off, I want to take a moment and thank every visitor on my blog. Your time is appreciated 🙂 My Office: Bah. I…

Book Review: Alif – Episode #6 (By Umera Ahmed)

The sixth episode is out. *** The episode starts with a letter from Sultan to Husn-e-Jehan. It reveals that the names of their kids Momin and Momina were pre-decided. It is evident that Sultan was not just a makeup artist for Husn-e-Jehan, but also an admirer and loved her. It also hints on a mistake…

Book Review: Almost Together by Ira

Book Details Title: Almost Together Author: Ira M. Published on: 26th December 2018 Genre: Romantic Comedy Link to Buy: Amazon Synopsis Ira has completed her degree in computer engineering and has joined the research and development centre of a multinational bank. Her job is going great until she meets Siddharth. They connect instantly and grow…