Featured blogger: Suzan Khoja

Suzan is a young blogger who lives in India. She is a confirmed book lover who also tackles serious subjects on her blog, like body-shaming.

https://magicalbooklush.blog/

Anyone who has ever visited her blog or has been lucky enough to have her as a follower will be aware that she is fully-engaged, lively, friendly, and very entertaining. Her book reviews range from childhood favourites like comics, to serious classic novels such as Orwell’s ‘1984’. There is definitely something for everyone on her blog.

This is what she has to say about herself.

Be Free!!
These days all I hear is people don’t have time to read or don’t know what to read. People feel shy reading in public because they get labelled as ‘Nerds’ and are often insulted. Athletes and social butterflies who love reading hide to avoid embarrassment. I am here rebelling against those human shaming people that force readers to hide their love. They actually forget that they read everything including text messages to time on their watch. It’s a rebellion against the racism created by the cool people for the love of BOOKS, for ourselves. Join me in this rebellion, help me spread my word, help me encourage readers, help me bring out their best and loveable side. Books are the imaginary world we all need. It solves half of our problems. Click on that tiny button and join me for not only book reviews but many more things like reviews on apps, fashion, technology and the situations that usually occur in our lives. Join me for a nice chat with a cup of coffee and all your problems on the table.

She has some regular features, like ‘Bookish Friday’.

BOOKISH FRIDAY || IT’S READING TIME!!! {10}.

And ‘Literary Monday’.

BOOKWORM IS BACK!!! || LITERARY MONDAY.

There are author interviews too.

LAILA BHAIDANI’S INTERVIEW || AUTHORS’ INTERVIEWS.

More about her.


Hey guys, if you are reading this, thank you for your precious time. I love books, they have been my life since childhood. As I am the only child, I don’t have anyone to share my views, opinions and discuss what I like and dislike. This blog is like my mirror image. I post all my opinions about books, society and everything that comes to my heart. So if you like my blog please share it with me. Discuss your opinions on my blog and tell me your suggestions, I would love to hear you all. Thank you once again for reading.

Suzan also posts about Indian culture and celebrations, as well as family life, and the day to day routine. During the time of the Covid-19 pandemic, she has also written about the impact of the virus on India, and her own city.

Please take a moment to read more of her blog, and get to know her better.

GETTING CRAZIER || LITERARY MONDAY (3).

My lovely blogging friend in India, Suzan Khoja, did a whole post dedicated to Ollie, just to cheer me up. So I simply had to reblog it for everyone to see.

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Hi, y’all. How are you doing?? It’s a nice evening here in India and like all of my dear friends know Pete @BeetleyPete‘s dog, Ollie is sick and he has been very worried about him so I decided to dedicate this post to him. I hope this makes you smile dear Pete. I am sure Ollie will be fine soon. So without any further ado, let’s get into it.


So that’s it. Today I posted a little too many pictures, I hope I don’t end up filling my memory but I am glad that I did this. Pete might not have laughed but I am sure he did smile and if Ollie could talk this would be his posts. I will take your leave now, I hope you all are safe and if you then…

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INDIA ON COVID-19 || COVID-19 UPDATE.

Another view of the effects of Covid-19, this time from Suzan, in India. Fascinating to hear about how the virus is affecting life in different countries around the world.

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Good morning people. How are you all?? How’s corona?? Is it still traumatizing you?? Well, India has learnt how to fight it…actually India has learnt how to overlook it. I haven’t been writing or commenting on any Covid-19 posts basically trying to avoid anything related to it because I got my news reporting mom. To be honest she should be a journalist. Too much reporting of news. Well, I had thought of informing you all the state of India so here I am with today’s special post about Coronavirus. So without any further ado let me step by step take you to all the things going on in India. Let’s go, shall we??

So as we all know Coronavirus is spreading all around the world and killing many people. It’s hard to avoid the news when the only news you get is ‘coronavirus killed these many people in these many…

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SANDHYA MENON’S INTERVIEW || AUTHORS’ INTERVIEW.

Suzan managed to get an online interview with the successful Indian author Sandhya Menon, who now lives and works in America. You can read that interview in the link, and discover more about her books too.

Magical BookLush

Hello people. I am here to welcome you to the much-awaited interview of Sandhya Menon, an author who wrote many books like When Dimple Met Rishi series,From Twinkle, with Love and many more awesome books. I was given the opportunity to interview her, so here I am with the interview questions. So without any further ado let’s start with today’s post, shall we?

There will be 3 parts of this post:

  1. Introduction to the author.
  2. Post related to the author.
  3. The interview questions.

So let’s start with the introduction to the author.

About Sandhya Menon.

Sandhya Menonis anIndian Americanauthor based inColorado, USA. She is the author ofNew York TimesbestsellerWhen Dimple Met RishiandFrom Twinkle, with Love. Menon grew up inIndiaand is a die-hard fan ofBollywoodfilms. She moved to the US fromIndiawhen she was fifteen years old.She had a hard time growing up in two different cultures and says that…

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Book Confessions: Ten Questions

Blogger Suzan Khoja was asked ten questions about books by Nikita.
She answered them on this post.

GUILTY READER’S TAG || PERSONAL BLOGGING.

Here are the questions.

1. Have you ever re-gifted a book you have been gifted?

2. Have you ever said you’ve read a book when you haven’t?

3. Have you ever borrowed a book and not returned it?

4. Have you ever read a series out of order?

5. Have you ever spoiled a book for someone?

6. Have you ever dog-eared a book?

7. Have you ever told someone you don’t own the books when you do?

8. Have you ever skipped a chapter or a section of the book?

9. Have you ever bad-mouthed a book you actually liked?

10. Have you ever told someone you haven’t read a book when you have?

My challenge to all you book fans out there is to follow the link to Suzan’s post, and answer Nikita’s questions in the comments.

You have to tell the truth though! 🙂

BODY SHAMING || REAL ISSUES’ QUIP.

Here is a passionate post from a young female blogger who has suffered from the hateful trend in ‘body shaming’. This may well have been around for centuries, but Social Media online has turned it into a modern epidemic.
Pleased read, and share the message.

Magical BookLush

Have you heard of this word “body shaming“?Have you seen people go through it?? Do you know what it is? Or how it feels?? If you saw it happening, did you rescue them?? Do you know what it does to them?? Body shaming is such a great thing. It’s awesome, do you know why?

Because it ruins people’s lives. It tears them from the inside. It makes them hate their own body and in the end, breaks them down. If you are an awesome person that I probably think you are because you are giving my post so much time and are reading this right now, let me take you to a journey of body-shaming.

Love you all body-shamers out there. This blog is especially for you.

No welcomes as I said in my last post because welcoming the bitter truth into your life is difficult. So let’s…

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Featured Blogger: Suzan Khoja

Suzan is a bibliophile, and has started a primarily literary blog that covers other subjects as well. As one of my recent followers, she has quickly shown herself to be very engaged in the blogging community, and presents a smart-looking blog about her favourite things- books.
https://magicalbooklush.blog/

Though currently based In India, she writes the blog in English.
Here is her own introduction.

New to WordPress, Suzan is keen to connect with other book lovers, and we all know how many of you out there love books, don’t we?

So let’s all show Suzan what a great bunch of people we are! Check out her blog, help her out with tips and suggestions where you can, and enjoy reading some of her posts while you are there.

Welcome her to this ever-growing community, and tell her how much you love books too.

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