Kaalkoot Book Review

Kaalkoot | S Venkatesh | TreeShade Books

Vineet Bajpai called Kaalkoot a roller-coaster of thrill and mystery and I cannot agree more. This 333 pages long pot boiler is jam packed with car chases, point blank kills, Indian history with a touch of mythology. Intensive research has been done for this work and it shows. The places and the details with which […]

Where Will Man Take Us Book Review

Where Will Man Take Us? | Atul Jalan | Penguin

WHERE WILL MAN TAKE US? A question that has baffled brightest of the minds when it comes to what human beings are capable of doing and achieving. The intensity with which we have been moving forward is mind blowing. Our species is evolving and so is our way with the world. It took almost a […]

I WIll Go With You Book Review The Final Call Priya Kumar

I Will Go With You | Priya Kumar

A writer, an astronomer and a teenage boy walks into a plane and well, life happened. Or was it death? Well, we’ll have to find the humour in our lives the way Ms. Priya was able to incorporate her great sense of humour in this literary piece, I will Go With You, which takes us […]

Death of Dreams Kindle Book Review

Death of Dreams | Shruti Aggarwal

A crisp review for a crisp book – Death of Dreams Death of Dreams is a collection of poems and quotations on a variety of topics across life from love to heartbreak to friendship to plain life itself. The pages were soaked in her emotions and it was quite obvious that the feelings that Ms. […]

The Wise Man Said Book Review

The Wise Man Said | Priya Kumar

Truly an adventure of a lifetime! There are books, and then there are experiences. “The Wise Man Said” was nothing short of an experience of a lifetime. Ms. Priya Kumar was kind enough to wish me a life full of adventure personally through her pearl-like handwriting and I simply couldn’t stop blushing for I have […]

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine book review

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine | Gail Honeyman | Harper Collins

Just perfect. Nothing more. Nothing less. Gail Honeyman delivered a masterpiece in ‘Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine’ and it’s quite hard to believe that it is her debut novel. This book made me experience a wide range of emotions and genuinely made me feel happy and sad with Eleanor. Eleanor has a perfect life and […]

Calling Sehmat Book Review

Calling Sehmat | Harinder Sikka | Penguin

Calling Sehmat: A 20 year old vulnerable girl getting married into an influential Pakistani family in order to relay privileged information back home. This is probably going to be the most exciting sentence i’ll ever write. Sehmat, who is just as beautiful and serene as her birthplace Kashmir, is told by her father on his […]

The Woman in the Window Book Review

The Woman in the Window | AJ Finn | Harper Collins

Give me a half decent psychological thriller with a few sharp twists and your girl is all set. “Watching is like nature photography: You don’t interfere with the wildlife” – Dr. Anna Fox The Woman in the Window, a Goodreads choice awards semi-finalist for best debut and best thriller/mystery of 2018 was absolutely worth the […]

Narsimha Book Review Blog India

Narasimha | Kevin Missal | Harper Collins India

A fast paced story that did not disappoint at all! A pot-boiler re-telling of the mythological story of the mahaavatar, Narasimha. This book has it all- from romance to friendship to betrayal to loyalty to wars and revenge.  Kevin provided a wonderful twist to the story of Hiranyakashyap and Prahlad that we grew up listening to. […]

 

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