Category Archives: novels

Glitter and Gloss : Book review

Glitter and Gloss, published by Bloomsbury, is author Vibha Batra‘s fourth full fledged novel after her Rinki series featuring 3 books : Sweet Sixteen (Yeah Right!), Seventeen and done (You Bet!), and Eighteen and Wiser (Not Quite!) and a couple of novellas published … Continue reading

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How I Got Lucky : Novel Review

Farhad J. Dadyburjor has been into the field of journalism for about 14 years now and he currently works as a consulting editor. Going by his work, it isn’t surprising that his debut novel, How I Got Lucky, is completely … Continue reading

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Amreekan Desi : Novel Review

  Book blurb: Akhil Arora, a young, dorky engineer in Delhi, cant wait to get away from home and prove to his folks that he can be on his own. Meanwhile in a small town in Punjab, Jaspreet Singh, aka Jassi, … Continue reading

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Inferno : Novel review

Book blurb: Dan Brown’s new novel, Inferno, features renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon and is set in the heart of Europe, where Langdon is drawn into a harrowing world centred around one of history’s most enduring and mysterious literary masterpieces. My … Continue reading

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After The Storm – Novel review

Book review : India, 1941. The country is in the midst of an uprising against the British Raj. Led by Gandhi’s freedom fighters, the people rebel against the oppressive influence of the British monarchy. One teenage girl, however, has other matters … Continue reading

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Offside : Novel review

Book Review: Gaurav Kale is back to his hometown Vadodara. It has been three years since he was last here, but old memories still continue to haunt him. He recollects the time when he joined a struggling club, Vadodara United … Continue reading

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Once upon the tracks of Mumbai – Novel review

Once Upon The Tracks Of Mumbai is the story of an autistic man who is shunned by family but accepted and cherished by friends and public. Book blurb:  Autistic. Schizophrenic. Psychotic… They use these words to describe Babloo the doctors, his family, … Continue reading

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Angel of the Dark – novel review

Book review: When an elderly multi-millionaire is found brutally murdered in Hollywood, and his young wife raped and beaten, the police assume the motive is robbery. Unable to find the perpetrators, the case is soon closed. A decade later, in … Continue reading

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The Hollow – Book review

Book summary: A far-from-welcome greets Hercule Poirot as he arrives for lunch at Lucy Angkatell’s Country house. A man lies dying by the swimming pool, his blood dripping into the water and his wife stands over him, holding a revolver. … Continue reading

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The Devotion Of Suspect X – Novel review

Book summary: Yasuko lives a quiet life, a good mother to her only child. But when her ex-husband appears at her door without warning one evening, her comfortable world is shattered. When Detective Kusanagi of the Tokyo police tries to … Continue reading

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