The Confessions of a Shopaholic

confessions of a shopaholic

I finished reading Confessions of a Shopaholic today. I am supposed to be a slow reader but this book was something I canΒ finishΒ in just two sittings. πŸ˜› This morning I calculated I would take at least a day or two more toΒ finishΒ the whole book. So I ordered the next books in the series from Flipkart. I totally did not want to wait for the next book in the series, and I thought I would receive the next book by the time I finish the current book, which would be two days later. And guess what? I finished the book this afternoon itself. 😐 This meant I had to wait for two days for the next book to arrive. I had to cancel my order at Flipkart. Eeeksss! Called Flipkart. The guy asked me the reason forΒ cancelingΒ the order. I almost giggled awkwardly and said,” You know this book is of a series and I finished reading it. I don’t think I’d have the patience to wait for two days for the next books in the series to arrive.” I could almost feel him grinning from the other side of the phone. πŸ˜›Β Without any fuss they cancelled my order. (God! I love them. How could they be so calm, patient and sweet at the same time?)

Ta Da!

I went to office this evening to celebrate a colleague’s birthday. From there I tip toed to a nearby book shop with Mr Husband; picked up the entire series. Even asked the book seller for a discount, since “Flipkart” always gives discounts so he should give some too. πŸ˜› Came back home. Started reading the Shopaholic Abroad. I am a Happy Bunny. πŸ™‚

“Early” TGIF everyone. πŸ™‚

Oh! did I tell you I loved the book? πŸ˜€ Read the summary of the book HEREΒ 

the shopaholic series

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47 Responses to The Confessions of a Shopaholic

  1. Anita says:

    Wow! Rati you are tempting me so much to buy these books πŸ™‚
    I just asked hubby to get me the entire collection πŸ˜€
    Lovely photos !!!

  2. pia says:

    hehehehheheh!!! so cute u r rati… u r soo hooked eh!! even i have all the books except mini shopaholic πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

    love love love the pics… πŸ˜€

    • Rati says:

      thanks pia. I guess now you should complete the series. Pick up the book! πŸ˜‰

      • pia says:

        ratiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii.. i just odered the undomestic goddess and twenty something girl on flipkart.. expected date of delivery is 4th july… yayyyyyy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

        • Rati says:

          enjoooyy!!!! :))

        • Samantha says:

          I loved the Undomestic Goddess!!! That was my first Kinsella book ever, and that’s what made me read more of her writing. Twenties Girl is also pretty nice. I loved Sadie in it πŸ˜€
          You will enjoy the books, Pia! πŸ™‚

  3. Supriya says:

    I love this series ,….have read the whole lot ,…..totally cool for light reading ,…same author writes another series in the name of Madeleine Wickam ……

  4. Ragini says:

    This is just an amazing series. Have read the entire one and loved each and every book. πŸ™‚ M sure you would too !

  5. deepa says:


    I am a BIG Fan of the shopoholic series. In fact I have books as well as ebooks. I must have read each book at least 5-6 times. I so love Becky and more than that I can relate to her in many ways…LOL… Its a must read. I am awaiting her new book.. I hope it releases sooooon πŸ™‚

  6. Devie says:

    “Oh! did I tell you I loved the book?” — Nope, never! πŸ˜› πŸ˜›
    The pictures with the flower look so pretty, Rati. You need to do a music related post soon!

    • Ramya says:

      Awww Rati… U remind me of myself.. I remember the days when I did something very similar πŸ™‚ I have all the books including Mini Shopaholic. I agree its quite addictive. I am a pretty fast reader myself n I sat down to read the first Shopaholic book n was done after 3 hrs! πŸ™‚
      After this series, u HAVE to read The Undomestic Goddess and Remember Me by the same author. Love them myself!!

      • Rati says:

        Ramya, actually I am a slow reader. I just read only a few books super fast. shopaholic is going to be one of them. πŸ˜›

        I saw the undomestic goddess at the store yesterday but resisted myself from picking it up yet. I am def going to read those. thanks. πŸ™‚

        • Ramya says:

          Oh!! Pick it up after finishing this series πŸ™‚
          And I just love how u have photographed the books… They look very pretty πŸ™‚

    • Rati says:

      damn devie. I always miss out on the most important details. πŸ˜› πŸ˜›

      i guess i’d start doing movie. I am a movie buff. Music is very selective but let me see. :))

  7. Fab says:

    I know exactly what you mean Rati!!!! It’s happening to me now after reading book 1 Hunger Games. Can’t wait to get the next one! BTW, I’ve read every single book in the shopaholic series – each one is fun in its own way :-)))

  8. sweta says:

    I have read only the first one… and loved it… πŸ™‚
    Will try to get this full serise for read … Happy reading to you Rati!!

  9. Ashu says:

    hey, the confessions of a shopaholic?? There is also a movie with the same name… Is it based on this novel??
    the girl with the green scarf!!! something like that??

    • krishti says:

      actually the movie was made by merging the first two books and changing the story A LOT as a result…there was a second movie too…didnt see that…u can say they are loosely based on the books…but the books are more fun πŸ™‚

  10. Priya says:

    you know…you told me abt the books and i ordered them from flipkart and i got it in a day !!!! almost half way on “goddess……” book :D….I actually ordered 2, bec i didnt want to waste time between 2 book ordering !!!

  11. pia says:

    yes.. the movie is based on the book.. confessions of a shopaholic is the first book of the series πŸ™‚

  12. Dita says:

    I love this book! And also the movie.. πŸ™‚

  13. Tara says:

    ME tempted to try…and lovely pics.And I just love the oriental lilies…they smell so heavenly πŸ™‚

  14. Marianne says:

    Oh I’ve read the whole series…the first, second and fourth are my faves ! Love the movie too ! And I’ve read Can You Keep a Secret and The Undomestic Goddess…yet to read the others ! I’m sure you’re gonna have a lovely time reading these πŸ™‚

  15. Alpa says:

    I loved the movie. I was so happy at the end of it.

  16. Samantha says:

    I have read the whole series too! πŸ™‚ I liked the initial books better than the later ones, but they were all really fun and light-hearted.
    Enjoy, Rati!!! πŸ™‚
    I have her new book “I’ve Got Your Number”, and I haven’t started on it yet. Currently reading Sidney Sheldon’s Bloodline πŸ˜€

  17. Karpagam says:

    I just ordered the first book after reading this πŸ™‚

  18. shirrisha says:

    plz tel me d website.., ordering the book from online

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