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The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi: A Book review

The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi: A Book review

I was excited to grab a copy of The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi , as I heard it is an own voice book and that has received so much attention recently. To be honest, it was about how often does an Indian tale so well received by the "whites", right? So let us get on to...

Book review: Clockmaker, The

Book review: Clockmaker, The

How far would you go for some peace and stability in your life if you have a family heirloom that has a life changing magical power to it? Would you choose to take the risk for the betterment or will gamble with the known problems of your life? The protagonist of The...

Book review: One Part Woman

Book review: One Part Woman

It has been a while since I reviewed a translated work I think. And if you are doing the Year of Asian challenge, read this review of One Part Woman and then the book right away.  About the book: Book Name: One Part Woman Author: Perumal Murugan Genre:...

Book review: Cobalt Blue

Book review: Cobalt Blue

Once during an intense conversation, a friend of mine told me that the Indian regional literature is much more forward thinking than what it appears to be. Far far more than what we are still fighting for in English. And then he recommended me Cobalt Blue by Sachin...

Book review: Bend Your Knees & Do Your Best

Book review: Bend Your Knees & Do Your Best

Have you ever wished that you got a sign from the universe regarding a decision or how the things would go? I know I have. While you might believe in astrology and zodiac signs or not, but I am sure getting these signs would make life lot more simpler right? Kalyani...

Book review: Second Chance

Book review: Second Chance

Why are some people rude to people without thinking twice? Do they realize the effects of their actions on others' lives? Do they know they are hurting, belittling and may even pushing the other person to the edge? And most of importantly, would they change their...

Book review: Recycled Love

Book review: Recycled Love

What is the worst thing that could happen to you while traveling abroad? Dan Palmer and his group of tourists see them all when they travel across India. The story takes us through the beautiful country along the story line. Read Recycled love to join the journey with...

Book review: Waterboarding

Book review: Waterboarding

What happens if you lose a few of your memories, that you wanted to forget anyway? Is it worth knowing a few that have left you, all over again? Would it be worth it this time? Bragadeesh Prasanna tries to help us answer these questions through his new novel Waterboarding.