Category Archives: reviews

Girl From Fatehpur : Novella Review

Girl From Fatehpur penned by Sarita Varma and published by Indireads is a short and sweet novella which falls under the genres of chick-lit and rom-com. Sana is from small-town Fatehpur, currently residing at Mumbai. She works at a company and Krish is her … Continue reading

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Haveli : Novella Review

Haveli is a romance novella set in Pakistan in 1971 where Chandni, who detests that name and stresses on being called as C, is a descendant of a rich heirloom. As her mother passed away soon after giving birth and her … Continue reading

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A Scandalous Proposition : Novella Review

A Scandalous Proposition is penned by Mimmy Jain under the pen name of M.M.George and distinctly falls in the category of Indian Mills & Boons. Yes, it has got the template, a rich obnoxious guy, a middle-class girl, sparks fly when they meet, lust overpowers … Continue reading

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The Perfect Groom : Novella Review

The Perfect Groom is a short and simple story set in a Tamil household and the situations described in it are daily happenings in most of the middle-class households in most parts of India. It’s the story of the various struggles … Continue reading

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The Contract : Novella Review

The Contract is a novella penned by a Pakistani author, Zeenat Mahal. I have read many authors outside of India, but seldom something interesting had come my way across the border except ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ a long time ago. And I didn’t … Continue reading

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First of all, let me clarify, I am no Sajid Khan fan. And I am not writing this review of Humshakals to defend him or the movie or anything, I am writing the review just because I enjoyed it and I … Continue reading

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A Newlywed’s Adventures In Married Land : Novella Review

Shweta Ganesh Kumar is the bestselling author of two novels on the Indian Broadcast news industry, titled ‘Coming Up On The Show’ and ‘Between The Headlines’. In the past, she has been a news trainee, desk editor, TV news correspondent with … Continue reading

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Love’s Labor : Novella Review

Love’s Labor by Andy Paula is the third novella that I’ve read. Published by Toronto-based publishing house Indireads, which exclusively publishes e-books and was started with the aim to revolutionizing the popular fiction genre in South Asia. Piali, a fierce, independent and confident teacher … Continue reading

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Awaken The Leader In You : Book Review

When I was first approached to review the book, “Awaken The Leader In You” penned by Mitesh and Indu Khatri, I was a bit wary as it was a self-help book based on leadership. Now, the Indian market is really flooded … Continue reading

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India Was One : Novel Review

India Was One is a fictional novel written by an anonymous author who calls himself An Indian. It is about two college kids hailing from different backgrounds, fall in love, go on to marry and then face the most tragic … Continue reading

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