Book Review : Bhumi by Tina Sequeira

Book Review : Bhumi by Tina Sequeira

Title: Bhumi Author: Tina Sequeira Genre: Short Story Collection About the book: ‘Bhumi’ is an ode to womanhood where you will see real women come alive unlike their stereotypical counterparts on celluloid. Read at leisure and pick any chapter as each is a complete story.   My thoughts about the book: ‘Bhumi’ is an interesting collection of 26 short stories which bring out the various aspects or […]

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Book Review : The Cockatiel Confessions and Other Collected Works by Lavanya Srinivasan

Book Review : The Cockatiel Confessions and Other Collected Works by Lavanya Srinivasan

Title: The Cockatiel Confessions and Other Collected Works Author: Lavanya Srinivasan Genre: Short Story Collection   About the book:  Do you know why the moon is blue? Or why the cockatiel complains? A poor little rich girl & another girl who likes to gamble away her life credits. A tribal warrior & a time traveller. A celestial journey and a missing damsel.   My Review: From the time […]

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#BookReview : Combat Skirts by Sahana Ahmed

#BookReview : Combat Skirts by Sahana Ahmed

Title: Combat Skirts Author: Sahana Ahmed Genre: Fiction -Romance   About the book: Enrolled in an Army hostel to study Law, Saba is torn between her duty towards her parents and her newfound freedom. To complicate matters, she has more suitors than she can handle. Who will she choose? The old crush? The college hotshot? Or the mysterious Lieutenant?   My Review : I am […]

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#BookReview : Because someone had to say it by Namratha Varadharajan

#BookReview : Because someone had to say it by Namratha Varadharajan

Title: Because someone had to say it Author: Namratha Varadharajan Genre: Poetry Collection About the book: This collection of poems is a shout out to those who had immense strength when life dealt them an unfair hand, for those making this world a kinder and greener place to live in and for those not even whispering for themselves. BECAUSE Someone had to say it.   […]

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#BookReview : Pretty Vile Girl by Rickie Khosla

#BookReview : Pretty Vile Girl by Rickie Khosla

Title: Pretty Vile Girl Genre: Fiction – Thriller Publisher: Bloomsbury Author: Rickie Khosla   About the book: Jazmeen is Bollywood’s current favourite! She’s beautiful, talented and knows her way around. She is in a relationship with one of the most powerful politicians of the country. Apart from her work in movies, what makes Jazmeen famous are her candid interviews which make the whole nation wonder what she’s up […]

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#BookReview : Twenty Nine going on Thirty by Andaleeb Wajid

#BookReview : Twenty Nine going on Thirty by Andaleeb Wajid

Title: Twenty Nine going on Thirty Genre: Fiction – Romance Publisher: Penguin Author: Andaleeb Wajid   The book revolves around the lives of four women – Priya, Farida, Namrata and Mini. Each one of them is different but what binds them together is that they are going to turn thirty soon. Each one of them has their own set of problems to deal with.   Priya is a […]

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#BookReview : The Inheritors by Sonu Bhasin

#BookReview : The Inheritors by Sonu Bhasin

Title: The Inheritors Genre: Non-fiction Publisher: Penguin Author: Sonu Bhasin   Blurb: Why did Harsh Mariwala leave his family business? What made the entire Dabur management to quit one day? How did Dhingra brothers turn a suffering business in to India’s second largest paints company? This is a fascinating behind the scenes look into what goes behind brands like Marico, Dabar, Keventers, Berger Paints, Select Group, Max Group […]

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#BookReview : Hell! No Saints in Paradise by A. K. Asif

#BookReview : Hell! No Saints in Paradise by A. K. Asif

Title: Hell! No Saints in Paradise Genre: Fiction- Fantasy Publisher: Harper Collins Author: A. K. Asif Blurb :  2050, New York. In the aftermath of a gruelling spiritual cleansing quest, Ismael, A Pakistani-American student, enters into an alliance with otherworldly beings who send him on a perilous journey of self-discovery. A non-believer, Ismael must return to Pakistan, now in the grip of a brutal fundamentalist government, and gain the […]

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#BookReview : Coffee and Ordinary Life by Mitali Meelan

Title: Coffee and Ordinary Life Author : Mitali Meelan Genre : Poetry Collection Format : Ebook (Kindle edition) About the book : A collection of simple, heartfelt and inspiring poetry, conversations and musings that celebrate ordinary life with all its imperfections, sorrows and little joys. It explores the themes of love, life, grief, depression, self-actualization and personal growth through the lens of an introvert who […]

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#BookReview : The Goat Thief by Perumal Murugan

#BookReview : The Goat Thief by Perumal Murugan

Title: The Goat Thief Genre: Fiction-Short Stories Publisher: Juggernaut Author: Perumal Murugan Translator : N Kalyan Raman I’ve always loved short stories for the reason that they take you to a different world in a matter of few pages. They are the perfect on those days when you only have a few minutes to read. I’d heard of Perumal Murugan’s writing earlier but I had never read any […]

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