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FATE AND FORTUNE: A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES BY NRUPAL DAS

This collection of short stories caught my eye after reading and liking another short story called ‘The boy‘ written by the same author. STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS Fate intervened and Fortune changed. A collection of short stories filled with suspense and mystery. The stories will bring a smile on your face, make your heart… Continue reading FATE AND FORTUNE: A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES BY NRUPAL DAS

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Amish Tripathi

Book Review-THE OATH OF THE VAYUPUTRA BY AMISH TRIPATHI

Part 3 of the “shiva” trilogy is something I had to read to cure my curiosity after mildly enjoying the first and second  book in this series. STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS Shiva is gathering his forces. He reaches the Naga capital, Panchavati, and Evil is finally revealed. The Neelkanth prepares for a holy… Continue reading Book Review-THE OATH OF THE VAYUPUTRA BY AMISH TRIPATHI

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

Elizabeth Gilbert, Uncategorized

Book Review- EAT PRAY LOVE BY ELIZABETH GILBERT

This book has been on my TBR list for the longest time. After watching the movie and reading the book as usual the book gets my vote. STUFF OF THE BACKCOVER SAYS It's 3 a.m. and Elizabeth Gilbert is sobbing on the bathroom floor. She's in her thirties, she has a husband, a house, they're… Continue reading Book Review- EAT PRAY LOVE BY ELIZABETH GILBERT

Arundhati Roy, Uncategorized

THE GOD OF SMALL THINGS BY ARUNDHATI ROY

I was very excited to read this book because - It is written by a female Indian author The reviews It has won the booker prize     STUFF ON THE BACK COVER SAYS Arundhati Roy’s modern classic is equal parts powerful family saga, forbidden love story, and piercing political drama. The seven-year-old twins Estha… Continue reading THE GOD OF SMALL THINGS BY ARUNDHATI ROY

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

Durjoy Dutta, Uncategorized

Book review-THE BOY WHO LOVED BY DURJOY DUTTA

    I don’t like love stories too much and didn’t like the kind of books Mr Dutta wrote. Still there was something about this book that made me pick it. It was a bitter-sweet decision. Read on to find out why.   STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS Raghu likes to show that there is… Continue reading Book review-THE BOY WHO LOVED 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

Twinkle Khanna, Uncategorized

Book Review-MRS FUNNYBONES BY TWINKLE KHANNA

A collection of funny observations about everyday life through Twinkle Khanna's eyes is what this book is all about . So if your looking for any gossip or BTS of her superstar husbands life, you wont find any of that. You will however find a book full of short breezy chapters in acceptable English written… Continue reading Book Review-MRS FUNNYBONES BY TWINKLE KHANNA

Savi Sharma, Uncategorized

Book Review-EVERYONE HAS A STORY BY SAVI SHARMA

I picked up this Amazon bestseller to achieve my goal of reading more Indian English Literature and boy was I disappointed.   STUFF ON THE BACKCOVER SAYS Meera, a fledgling writer who is in search of a story that can touch millions of lives. Vivaan, assistant branch manager at Citibank, who dreams of travelling the… Continue reading Book Review-EVERYONE HAS A STORY BY SAVI SHARMA