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Books Lifestyle July 16, 2017

Just Me, The Sink and The Pot by Sudesna Ghosh #BookReview

Just Me, The Sink and The Pot by Sudesna Ghosh Book cover

 Hola people, I am back with yet another book review. The book in question today is Just Me, The Sink and The Pot by Sudesna Ghosh. This book is a memoir of sorts, written from the point of view of a teenage girl who is overweight. Set in Kolkata, the book depicts the school life as remembered by the protagonist. What I liked The writing quality is very good. Unlike a lot of self published debut novels I have read, this…

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Books Lifestyle May 28, 2017

Half Pants Full Pants: #BookReview and #Giveaway

Half Pants Full Pants

Hi guys, today I am going to talk about a book that has been compared to RK Laxman’s Malgudi Days. This book is the first one published by Paper Boat and fits right in with their brand theme of childhood nostalgia. Half Pants Full Pants is also Anand Suspi’s debut book and I am eagerly waiting for his next. In fact, when I told him so he proved that he is one of the most humble guys on twitter. Check this conversation…

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Books March 18, 2017

Ibis Trilogy by Amitav Ghosh #BookReview

Ibis Trilogy Book Review

Ibis Trilogy is a work of historical fiction by author Amitav Ghosh comprising of Sea of Poppies, River of Smoke and Flood of Fire. The first came out in 2008 and the last, in 2015. I had read Sea of Poppies in 2011, before River of smoke was released and I remember being amazed at the richness of the account. Since then I have read River if Smoke and just finished Flood of Fire and here are my thoughts about the…

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Books March 3, 2017

Neha – Yet Another Love Story by Vikram M N #BookReview

Neha - Yet Another Love Story

– Guest Author Naren A debutant author, Vikram M N says he had been fiddling with the idea of writing a novel for quite some time before he finally wrote “Neha – yet another love story”. The book was written over a two year period. Plot of Neha – Yet another love story Viram M N has written short stories earlier and this 115-page novel is really like a longish short story about a one sided (?) love of the…

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Books February 10, 2017

A Walk in The Rain #BookReview

A Walk in The Rain

A walk in the rain… isn’t the title of the book itself reminiscent of old world romance? In the world of Slam Bam Thank You M’am kind of flings, the promise of a walk in the rain sounds so very romantic. That was not the sole reason I picked this book by Udai Yadla. The blurb from Goodreads will tell you why! Plot of A Walk in The Rain Love is elixir that keeps you alive. Love is poison that kills…

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