New Release: Who wants to marry a Mamma’s Boy and Other stories by Manjula Pal

About the Book Who Wants to Marry a Mammas Boy and Other Stories is an engaging collection of short stories by columnist and award-winning writer Manjula Pal. She strings together the emotional journeys of a diverse set of women at different stages in their life.

New Release: How much is too much by Neha Mehrotra

About the book Taken from real life observations How much is too much? questions the reasons why the Indian society has certain prejudice towards divorced women, making it harder for them to take a decision, post a marriage break down. The book runs through the experience of the author from falling in love to goingContinue reading “New Release: How much is too much by Neha Mehrotra”

Book Review: The Lady in the Mirror by Charu Vashishtha

About the book Do you know what you really are? Or has life not tested you yet! 8 stories 8 situations 8 emotions Lata is quintessential Indian housewife. How come her blissful life got disturbed by all but a gentle sermon? The handsome Piyush had the world at his feet and yet his world wasContinue reading “Book Review: The Lady in the Mirror by Charu Vashishtha”

New Release: The Merman and the Book of Power – A Qissa by Musharraf Ali Farooqi

ABOUT THE BOOK The Merman and the Book of Power brings into the English the classical qissa genre, a fabulist storytelling form common to the oral and written literatures of Urdu, Persian, and Arabic. The book begins with the Mongol armies laying siege to Baghdad in 1258. Their attack does not cease from the earlyContinue reading “New Release: The Merman and the Book of Power – A Qissa by Musharraf Ali Farooqi”

Excerpt: The Lady in the mirror by Charu Vashishtha

From story “The Last Confession” I had everything fate could bestow upon. Money, great family and good looks. But I didn’t earn any of it. Sometimes when others related their struggles to me, I felt very shallow. I admired them for their journey, but I hadn’t experienced any of it. At college, I was quiteContinue reading “Excerpt: The Lady in the mirror by Charu Vashishtha”

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: 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: 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)”

Bookish Recommendations – International Writing

May has been pretty exciting month for new book releases. We have had such amazing titles that for a book lover it is difficult to keep up with each one of them and the never ending TBR pile just keeps getting bigger and bigger. We are here once again this week, to add some moreContinue reading “Bookish Recommendations – International Writing”