Jeeves and the Yule-tide Spirit and other stories – P.G. Wodehouse

This book was sent to me by Penguin Random House India in exchange of an honest review The moment I set eyes on this book, the first thought to cross my mind was ‘Collector’s item’. This beautiful hardcover offering from Random House would make a perfect gift, especially as a Christmas present, what with snowflakes on the cover design and the more obvious reference to … Continue reading Jeeves and the Yule-tide Spirit and other stories – P.G. Wodehouse

Jeeves and the Wedding Bells – Sebastian Faulks

I received this lovely copy of ‘Jeeves and the Wedding Bells’ courtesy of Random House India. Another Sequel to another great series. Sceptical? I understand. So was I. But as much as we bonafide bibliophiles rant and rave about preserving the authenticity of classics, most of us do at some point or other succumb to the allure of trying to relive the magic of a … Continue reading Jeeves and the Wedding Bells – Sebastian Faulks

Uncle Fred in the Springtime – P.G. Wodehouse

I received this book courtesy of Random House India for review. A trip to Blandings Castle is always one to rejuvenate jaded work-weary nerves. Pongo Twiselton is the hapless nephew in this book. I often wonder about the number of P.G.Wodehouse’s aunts and uncles. Only bitter experience can create true genius and such accuracy of characters as the author presents in his books. Look around … Continue reading Uncle Fred in the Springtime – P.G. Wodehouse

Carry On, Jeeves – P.G. Wodehouse

This wonderful new edition of the P.G. Wodehouse series was provided to me by Random House India, for review purposes. I like vintage art and covers myself, but I can understand the appeal of the crisp modernistic lines of the cover illustrations on the series. P.G. Wodehouse stands for Pelham Grenville Wodehouse aka ‘Plum’ by his friends. Chew on that for a moment. I never … Continue reading Carry On, Jeeves – P.G. Wodehouse