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BEFORE HE KILLS BY BLAKE PIERCE

  I love a good crime thriller and had not read one from a new author in a long time. I came across this book on amazons best seller list and picked it up. After reading the book I wish I had not. STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS In the cornfields of Nebraska a… Continue reading BEFORE HE KILLS BY BLAKE PIERCE

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Vishak Shakti

Book review-MANGO PEOPLE IN BANANA REPUBLIC BY VISHAK SHAKTI

I usually do not judge books by their covers but the title and the cover of this one had me very intrigued. The title of the book, which happens to be a very controversial statement made by Robert Vadra in 2012, has been very cleverly used by the author. After reading the book I must… Continue reading Book review-MANGO PEOPLE IN BANANA REPUBLIC BY VISHAK SHAKTI

Robert Ludlum

THE OSTERMAN WEEKEND BY ROBERT LUDLUM

I don’t know why but I always end up picking second hand books when it comes to Rl. There is a certain kind of happiness I get only from reading used books. No kindle or hardcover can come close the smell and comfortable feel of the good old paperbacks . This early 70s spy thriller… Continue reading THE OSTERMAN WEEKEND BY ROBERT LUDLUM

Nick Thacker, Uncategorized

THE AMAZON CODE BY NICK THACKER

As a kid, I remember being extremely fascinated with jungles and even played many imaginary games about them. I watched Congo, with its strong female lead and feel in love. That is why when I saw this book I brought it immediately with a lot of expectations. STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS The Amazon rain… Continue reading THE AMAZON CODE BY NICK THACKER

Matthew Quick, Uncategorized

Book Review – THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK BY MATTHEW QUICK

I read this book because I used to love the Hollywood actress Jennifer Lawrence. She even won an Oscar for this book to movie adaptation. As the general rule goes in every bibliophile’s life, I expected the book to be better than the movie and I was right. STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS Meet… Continue reading Book Review – THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK BY MATTHEW QUICK

Durjoy Dutta, Uncategorized

Book review- THE BOY WITH A BROKEN HEART BY DURJOY DUTTA

This book is a sequel to THE BOY WHO LOVED. If you found the first book to be too sad and dark to read, let me warn you that this is no different. It is equally dark but with a silver lining of hope that made this book a slightly more compelling read for me.… Continue reading Book review- THE BOY WITH A BROKEN HEART BY DURJOY DUTTA

Savi Sharma, Uncategorized

Book review- THIS IS NOT YOUR STORY BY SAVI SHARMA

This  is the second much hyped, well marketed  book by Savi Sharma, that I happened to read this month. Even thought it’s a little better than it predecessor I don’t think I will be reading any more books from her.   STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS Shaurya, a CA student. This is his story of… Continue reading Book review- THIS IS NOT YOUR STORY BY SAVI SHARMA

J K Rowling, Uncategorized

Book Review – THE TALES OF BEEDLE THE BARD BY J K ROWLING

These tales were written by Rowling as gifts for her few close friends and then were published to the muggles next year because of the overwhelming  public demand .This was a book mentioned in the ‘Deathly Hallows’ so reading this book was a must for me.   STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS The Tales… Continue reading Book Review – THE TALES OF BEEDLE THE BARD BY J K ROWLING

Stephen King

Book review-UNDER THE DOME BY STEPHEN KING

  This sci-fi novel has the classic SK stamp – small town, huge cast of characters, evil all around, people dying and…surviving.   PLOT IN SHORT It is the story of the small town of Chester's Mill, Maine which is inexplicably and suddenly sealed off from the rest of the world by an invisible force… Continue reading Book review-UNDER THE DOME BY STEPHEN KING

Meg Cabot, Uncategorized

Book review- THE PRINCESS DAIRIES SERIES BY MEG CABOT (PRINCESS DAIRIES, PRINCESS IN SPOTLIGHT, PRINCESS IN LOVE,PRINCESS IN WAITING)

I read this series in my school days and really enjoyed at that point of time.the book and the movie are pretty different each with its own charm. I however enjoyed the book more than the movie.   STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS What? A princess?? Me??? Yeah, right. Mia Thermopolis is pretty sure there's… Continue reading Book review- THE PRINCESS DAIRIES SERIES BY MEG CABOT (PRINCESS DAIRIES, PRINCESS IN SPOTLIGHT, PRINCESS IN LOVE,PRINCESS IN WAITING)