Book Review: Stepping Stones by Lubhna Dongre

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It’s now or never, its now when you’re young and you have potential and time to chase your dreams. Give wings to your dreams and fly high.

Author: Lubhna Dongre
Publisher: Notion Press
Ratings: 3/5

Summary:Vidhya Thakkar- Indian blogger, Mumbai blogger, book blogger, Book blogger Mumbai
As the sun consistently rises and sets, you too must approach your goals with the same commitment and steadiness, every day, like nature, and contribute to the world by passionately living your purpose. Some days you may toil and sweat; other days you may carry a lighter load, finally basking peacefully in the fulfilment of your dreams. You make a contribution to life. You find yourself living in harmony with seasons, knowing your mission is right. The cycle of life continues, and you move into the cycle.
Are we setting goals and if yes are they right; what is the future of them? Explore the many questions with this teenage girl through the pages with her thoughts and the guidance from leaders which are best suited to guide the youth. Lubhna takes you through a journey starting with knowing yourself to the ultimate goal of life. Look through the perspective of what a teen thinks about purpose, programming, pleasure, peace and so on…

Dive into the world of contribution.
“Letters and emails from eminent personalities, guiding you towards significance of goals in life.”

The book starts with the list of people who gave guidance to the author in the process of writing.  Then it’s about her journey, how she started writing, circumstances that happened, struggle she faced and how she worked hard to fulfill her dreams.

Later the author attempts to give guidance to young people about how to go ahead in life. She has given valuable tips regarding utilising time, energy, being consistent, setting goals and working hard throughout the book. There are some beautiful chapters like Spread your wings, believe in dreams, True Identity, Live in the moment and many others. The book is divided into 10 Chapters, and every Chapter explain a different topic related to life.The author described the P’s for life with each chapter. The chapters are the purpose, potential, Programming, Progress, plan, power, persistence, and many more.   From dreaming to making your dreams come true, The author flashes light on each and every aspect and describe them beautifully.  To set goals, to work on it, from negativity to positivity, there are so many things one can learn from this book. The author has given her own examples in some chapters. There are tips, given by her on utilizing time, setting goals and on various topics which important to change one’s life. She has given tricks to the youth for achieving their dreams, making their dreams come true. The book ends with letters and emails received by the author by various leaders all over India.  The language used by the author is simple, easy and interesting. One can easily connect with the story and feels like yes, we should start doing this now to change our lives. The pace of the book is little slow, but again as it explains different concepts which are worth reading.The author has beautifully narrated each and every chapter with examples, tips and techniques. The narration is smooth and easy going. The tempo of the book is also good. it brings you the reality that we have to struggle to fulfil our dreams.

Overall It’s a book for the Young audience. They must read it, It’s all about getting out of your comfort zone to fulfill your dreams. Even the adults will also definitely benefit from reading this book. It’s really wonderful when the young author at the age of 14 writes such a motivating book. A book that everyone Must read.

You can get your copy here.

*** I received this copy from V Influencers in exchange of Honest and unbiased review***

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