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Ibis Trilogy Book Review

Ibis Trilogy by Amitav Ghosh #BookReview

Books

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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Neha - Yet Another Love Story

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

Books

– 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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Rangoon Moview Review

Rangoon #MovieReview

Lifestyle

When I had seen the trailer of Rangoon, I was curious. A love story set against the back drop of war is not a new theme. However, it is a relatively unexplored territory in Hindi films. Add to that the period element and a love triangle and we have a potentially interesting tale in our hands.…

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Unboxing: The Day Drinking Box January 2017

Food

Hiya people, as all of you know…. there are subscription boxes galore in India. While most of them focus on beauty and fashion accessories, there are few that venture into something different as well. An example of that is the The Day Drinking Box. Brought to you by the same team that curates The Violet Box, this box has an interesting story! During a Violet Box party (term used by the team for a brainstorming session), Gaurav their COO came up…

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The Violet Box Jan 2017

The Violet Box: Unboxing and Mini Review

Beauty

The Violet Box is a new (to me) beauty subscription box that started in early 2016. Yogita, who is the founder & CEO of The Violet Box had an idea while she was studying at the London School of Economics. She was inspired from the lifestyle & culture in London and her idea was to have a beautiful luxury box that women could use to feel pampered. The Violet Box has organic & vegan beauty products. As a bonus, it includes treats…

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