Amreekan Desi : Book Review

Courtesy Atulya Mahajan’s debut novel Amreekan desi is about two Indian boys with the similar dream of making a livelihood in America. With many stereotypes, the story relates how these Indian students get together in the US whilst they are searching for their so-called-American Dream. Akhil Arora and Jaspreet Singh are the protagonists of this … Read more Amreekan Desi : Book Review

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Those Pricey Thakur Girls : Book Review

Courtesy The book revolves around the five beautiful but niggling daughters of Justice Laxminarayan who resides in the extravagant bungalow on the classy Hailey road with his wife. He has named his daughters in alphabetical order which is very archetypal. He has two unmarried daughters Debjani, our protagonist and Eshwari, the overly popular girl in … Read more Those Pricey Thakur Girls : Book Review

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Hoshruba, The land and the Tilism: Book Review

Courtesy Behind the Book: Long  long ago, a group of sorcerers created tilism or a magical land. It is a world of spirits and talismans, where mountains change shape, fairies spring from the earth, dragon’s head dart out of flowers, and things are rarely what they seem. But it has a limited lifespan for its … Read more Hoshruba, The land and the Tilism: Book Review

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Big Girl : Book Review

Courtesy This is a sensitive and an insightful  novel by Danielle Steel. The author rejoices the qualities of so called unconventional beauty while exploring intense issues of weight, body image, fat phobia, self-image, sisterhood, and family. This books premise is very realistic. It talks about the unconventional beauty and body image. The society thinks fat … Read more Big Girl : Book Review

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Happy Birthday and Other Stories : Book Review

Courtesy Behind the book A dedicated friend undertakes one last labour of love for a childless woman. Nadia – married into money – finds herself facing uncomfortable truths about her comfortably numb marriage. A Mumbai slum-girl dreams of speaking words valuable enough to be translated into English. An American tourist seeking nirvana sets off a … Read more Happy Birthday and Other Stories : Book Review

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Shoes of the dead : Book Review

Courtesy I received this book after having an urge to read more on the farmer suicide based factional stories. One such book which instigated such urge was Foreign by Sonora Jha. ​The book, Shoes of the dead cries about the increasing debt-related farmer​s’ ​suicide issues in Mityala district, Delhi. Kota Neelima, the author of the book, … Read more Shoes of the dead : Book Review

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The Homing Pigeons : Book Review

Courtesy The homing pigeons, a debut novel by Sid Bahri and is published by Srishti publishers and distributors. I received this book from MySmartPrice (http://www.mysmartprice.com/books/) and in return I promised them to give an honest and an unbiased review. The book is about the ups and downs faced by Aditya and Radhika. They are friends since … Read more The Homing Pigeons : Book Review

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Foreign, A Novel : Book Review

Courtesy Foreign, a novel by Sonora Jha, is an absolutely spellbinding book. It’s a novel which is written in third person point of view and may be this is the eminent fact that has gripped in me so much that I cannot let go off it.  Coming back to the book, it offers the reader … Read more Foreign, A Novel : Book Review

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Manuscript found in Accra : Book Review.

Courtesy Manuscript of Accra, is one of a kind book. The book mentions about manuscript which was found by a noted English Archaeologist, Sir Walter Wilkinson. The carbon -14 test was conducted on the manuscript and the results says that it can be traced to its origin to the city of Accra, outside Egyptian territory. … Read more Manuscript found in Accra : Book Review.

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