CUT by Sreemoyee Piu Kundu: Book Review

Title: CUT: The Death and Life of a Theatre Activist Author: Sreemoyee Piu Kundu Publisher: Bloomsbury India Publishing Date: 10th January 2019 My Rating: 4.5 stars Links: Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter Facebook Honestly, while reading the few initial pages of the book, I assumed it as a sensuous sort of book and I might end … Continue reading CUT by Sreemoyee Piu Kundu: Book Review

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The Silent Witness by Anuradha: Book Review

Title: The Silent Witness Author: Anuradha Publisher: Jaico Books Publishing Date: 12th November 2018 My Rating: 4 stars Links: Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter Facebook The Silent Witness is an impressive blend of history and fiction. A translated work of Malayalam novel set in seventeenth-century in Kerala. The plot takes back to the times of history … Continue reading The Silent Witness by Anuradha: Book Review

Ramayana versus Mahabharata by Devdutt Pattanaik: Book Review

Title: Ramayana versus Mahabharata: My playful Comparison Author: Devdutt Pattanaik Publisher: Rupa Publications Publishing Date: 24th November 2018 My Rating: 4 stars Links: Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter Facebook   Notwithstanding how much one already knows both the prominent Indian epics-Ramayana and Mahabharata, it’s irresistible to realize further understanding of them. I’ve unfailingly enjoyed reading about … Continue reading Ramayana versus Mahabharata by Devdutt Pattanaik: Book Review

Help I am Being Held Prisoner by Donald E. Westlake: Book Review

Title: Help I am Being Held Prisoner Author: Donald E. Westlake My Rating: 3.5 stars Links: Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter Facebook   ‘Help I am being Held Prisoner’ by Donald E. Westlake is comical, waggish and somewhat ludicrous. It’s about a prankster who ended up in the Jail when one of his pranks goes awfully … Continue reading Help I am Being Held Prisoner by Donald E. Westlake: Book Review

A Long Way Home by Mitali Meelan: Book Review

Title: A Long Way Home Author: Mitali Meelan Publisher: HarperCollins India Publishing Date: 10th November 2018 My Rating: 4 stars Links: Facebook Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter A long walk Home rests on a story of a genuine working-class family where having a good Job and earning a decent salary stands above the passion and dreams. It … Continue reading A Long Way Home by Mitali Meelan: Book Review

Lights on the Sea by Miquel Reina: Book Review

Title: Lights on the sea Author: Miquel Reina Translator: Catherine E. Nelson Publishing Date: 25th September 2018 My Rating: 4.5 stars Links: Facebook Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter Having read quite non-fiction books lately, I wanted to read a fiction which would be imaginative and absorbing at the same time. And by picking up this book, I … Continue reading Lights on the Sea by Miquel Reina: Book Review

Nightmarch: A Journey into India’s Naxal Heartlands by Alpa Shah: Book Review

Title: Nightmarch: A Journey into India’s Naxal Heartlands Author: Alpa Shah Publisher: HarperCollins India Publishers Publishing Date: 5th November 2018 My Rating: 4 stars Links: Facebook Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter   “In a country deeply divided by caste and class, it is remarkable that these groups of people at polar ends of society have come together- … Continue reading Nightmarch: A Journey into India’s Naxal Heartlands by Alpa Shah: Book Review

Don’t Tell the Governor by Ravi Subramanian: Book Review

Title: Don’t Tell the Governor Author: Ravi Subramanian Publisher: HarperCollins India Publishing Date: 6th November 2018 My Rating: 3.5 stars Links: Facebook Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter Don’t Tell the Governor is fabricated on the correlation and discord between the Indian Government and the Reserve Bank of India which is so evident in real life. It entwines … Continue reading Don’t Tell the Governor by Ravi Subramanian: Book Review

My Second Innings by Shanti Bhushan: Book Review

Title: My Second Innings Author: Shanti Bhushan Publisher: Rupa Publishers Publishing Date: 10th November 2018 My Rating: 3.5 stars Links: Facebook Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter After his first biography ‘Courting Destiny’, the author has come up with his second book ‘My second Innings’, talking about the events which happened after his first memoir was published. In … Continue reading My Second Innings by Shanti Bhushan: Book Review

Swami in a Strange Land by Joshua M. Greene: Book Review

Title: Swami in a Strange Land: The Biography of A.C. Bhaktivedanta                               Swami Prabhupada Author: Joshua M. Greene Publisher: Jaico Publishing India Publishing Date: 10th August 2018 My Rating: 5 stars Links: Facebook Amazon Goodreads Instagram Twitter  From all the biographies I started out and never completed and very few which I managed to finish that too … Continue reading Swami in a Strange Land by Joshua M. Greene: Book Review