Pia Padukone

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Pia Padukone was born, raised and continues to live in New York City. A graduate of Stuyvesant High School and the London School of Economics, Pia has worked as a copywriter in healthcare advertising. In their spare time, Pia and her husband write Two Admirable Pleasures (http://twoadmirablepleasures.com/), a blog that combines their shared passions for books and the culinary dishes that are inspired by them. Pia debuts with Where Earth Meets Water and is working on her second novel.

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Pia Padukone Creating worlds that previously only existed inside my head and sharing them with others.
Pia Padukone Where to begin?! The Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia Fierro, Saints for all Occasions by J Courtney Sullivan, Salt Houses by Hala Alyan, not to be confused…moreWhere to begin?! The Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia Fierro, Saints for all Occasions by J Courtney Sullivan, Salt Houses by Hala Alyan, not to be confused with The Salt House by Lisa Duffy, Rick People Problems by Kevin Kwan, Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance, Hello Sunshine by Laura Dave, How to Be Married by Jo Piazza, Refuge by Dina Nayeri, Tana French's Into the Woods, not to be confused by Paula Hawkins' Into the Water :) (less)
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Where Earth Meets Water

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Oscars 2015: Birds vs Boys

We’re b-a-a-c-k! After a super long hiatus (7 months, to be exact), we return to our regularly scheduled program. We’ve had excuses in the past, but this one is actually legit. In September, we welcomed a new member to our family: our daughter Salma. She has done everything she’s supposed to do in the first portion of her life: coo, pee, poop, amaze, astound and paralyze us into complete mush....

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Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
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Epic and beautifully planned. I loved learning about this world and time. But I felt like there were too many characters and storylines and I found myself getting lost towards the latter half of the book.
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At times painful to read, but mostly entertaining. A black Bridget Jones is precisely the way to frame it.
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The Overstory by Richard Powers
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Look How Happy I'm Making You by Polly Rosenwaike
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Really enjoyed this book. And you know it’s a goodie when you jot down lines from it. Really related to so much of it.
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Really enjoyed this book. And you know it’s a goodie when you jot down lines from it. Really related to so much of it.
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Professor Chandra Follows His Bliss by Rajeev Balasubramanyam
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“When you wake up in the morning, Pooh," said Piglet at last, "what's the first thing you say to yourself?"

"What's for breakfast?" said Pooh. "What do you say, Piglet?"

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