New Release: Yakshini by Neil D’Silva

A toe-curling, spine-tingling tale with a mix of fantastic creatures and unforgettable characters! ABOUT THE BOOK Halfway to the heavens, in a realm hidden by clouds, a divine beauty—a Yakshini—is facing a sentence for her folly. Down on earth, a couple in Maharashtra is expecting their seventh child, and is performing a special yajna toContinue reading “New Release: Yakshini by Neil D’Silva”

Upcoming Release:The Lady in the mirror by Charu Vashishtha

About the Book As the title suggests, the stories are about reflecting and introspecting. The short story compilation is based on the quest of finding oneself. Often times, we are lost is the cobwebs of money, power, fame and ego. The stories signify the importance of being true to oneself because we can only beContinue reading “Upcoming Release:The Lady in the mirror by Charu Vashishtha”

Upcoming Release: India’s Most Haunted: Tales Of Terrifying Places, By K. Hari Kumar

INDIA’S MOST HAUNTED TALES OF TERRIFYING PLACES Proceed with caution. This is what nightmares are made of. The dreaded Bhangarh Fort and its cursed queen… The restless spirits of Malabar Hill and its Tower of Silence… Jammu and Kashmir’s notorious Khooni Nala, which still claims lives in mysterious accidents… These are places where the pastContinue reading “Upcoming Release: India’s Most Haunted: Tales Of Terrifying Places, By K. Hari Kumar”

New Release: Thirteen Kinds of Love by Soumya Bhattacharya

HarperCollins India presents an astute exploration of how we live and love today Thirteen Kinds of Love by Soumya Bhattacharya A child cares for a family of pigeons nesting in his balcony; is his parents’ relationship as diseased as the illness ravaging the baby pigeons? A man mulls over desire engendered by love and thatContinue reading “New Release: Thirteen Kinds of Love by Soumya Bhattacharya”

New Release: You Beneath Your Skin by Damyanti Biswas

LIES. AMBITION. FAMILY. About the Book It’s a dark, smog-choked new Delhi winter. Indian American single mother Anjali Morgan juggles her job as a psychiatrist with caring for her autistic teenage son. She is in a long-standing affair with ambitious police commissioner Jatin Bhatt – an irresistible attraction that could destroy both their lives. Jatin’sContinue reading “New Release: You Beneath Your Skin by Damyanti Biswas”

New Release: Nothing Ventured by Jeffrey Archer (Book #1 of William Warwick Series)

JEFFREY ARCHER is back! NOTHING VENTURED is not a detective story, it’s a story of a detective. NOTHING VENTURED heralds the start of a brand new series in the style of Jeffrey Archer’s #1 Sunday Times bestselling THE CLIFTON CHRONICLES, telling the story of the life of William Warwick – as a family man andContinue reading “New Release: Nothing Ventured by Jeffrey Archer (Book #1 of William Warwick Series)”

Recommended Reads on Partition

August always invariably brings back memories of the Partition that our country underwent in 1947 which led to India being divided into two parts namely, India and Pakistan. So many families were displaced, people lost lives, homes and their belongings. Worse was the riots and chaos that followed this displacement leading to rape, loots andContinue reading “Recommended Reads on Partition”

New Release : This land is our land by Suketu Mehta

How can we forget the magic of ‘Maximum City‘! A book that redefined Mumbai for so many of us with an honest account of surviving in this city of dreams by the author himself. It showed us the ugliness along with its beauty, demystified the charms of Mumbai after taking us to the dizzy heightsContinue reading “New Release : This land is our land by Suketu Mehta”

Bookish Recommendations : Women in Translation

August is celebrated as Women in Translation month across the world. Using the hashtags #WITmonth and #WomeninTranslation, book lovers from all over the world have been sharing their favourite reads. Celebrating it by either re-reading old favourites or discovering new books in this manner.