Book Review: Cityscape by Thirtho

Blurb Modern-day cities burst with social ills that are killing our health and happiness. They are mired in an energy and Environmental crisis. Human values have nosedived, as we aim for vertical growth. The poems in this book are a reflection of the disorder and disarray we are grappling with, while urbanization contaminates not just…

Book Review: Maddy: Heiress Of Dawn By Mamta Kashyap

Blurb GET DRAWN INTO THE FAST-PACED WORLD OF SUSPENSE AND MYSTERY, WITH A DARK EDGE THAT WILL KEEP YOU HOOKED! “Freak!”The word has been synonymous with Maddy throughout her grim childhood, most of which she spends trying to hide her secret from the prying eyes of her ‘family’. However, one fateful day, the circumstances force…

Book Review: Bonds Of Freedom By Shalini Keswani

Blurb A Story of love and ambition set around the creation of a dream school in the Little Red Dot of Asia, Singapore Shekharan is consumed by the fire of ambition – so much so that he ends up scorching his lady-love Angela’s beloved dream. She is faced with heart-wrenching choices. What does she sacrifice?…

Book Review- Poetry – A Garland of Words By Margesh Rai (Margdarshan)

Blurb: Poetry- A garland of words is a collection of poems primarily based on the theme of nature. The poems in the book are a result of my life-long love for nature and natural surroundings. Also, I have always been captivated by the vastness of the cosmos. Our lives seem so utterly insignificant when we…

Book Review: Vishwas Aur Main By Anchal Saxena

‘Vishwas Aur Main’ is a story of two simple lovers of a small town. They live a relation that doesn’t have a name. Society gives several names to their relationship but it doesn’t bother them and they keep on living it. ‘Vishwas Aur Main’ spends 13 years tangling in between love, friendship, and society. Still,…

Book Review: Unspoken: A Bouquet of Short Stories By Sadhana Wadhwa

Blurb The choices we make and the consequences we endure can be numerous. Look around and you will be able to see a different story being woven in everyone’s lives:A woman who took the biggest decision of her life and paid the price, or then someone who had it all till one fateful night threatened…

Book Review: She Fell to Rise in Love By Surbhi Islam

Blurb After the success of her first book of poems— “the bliss of solitude”, poet Surbhi Islam makes a comeback with a romantic fiction, “she fell to rise in love”. It is an enduring tale of love, pain, loss, gain, friendship and companionship. In this unusual and offbeat love story, mehek, a student, who is…

Book Review: Irrationally Passionate By Jason Kothari

Blurb While a college student at Wharton, Jason Kothari scraped together money from family and friends to save his childhood favourite comic book company, Valiant Entertainment, from bankruptcy and bring it back to life. A few years later, he transformed Valiant into the third-largest superhero entertainment company in the world after Marvel and DC Comics…

Book Review: 42 Days Of Love By Vikas Trivedi & Smita Agarwal

Blurb Donna lives for adventure, is a passionate explorer and loves deep sea diving. She has vowed to dig out the great sunken treasure of the Indian Nizam. Donna’s dark past and unhealed spiritual wounds drift her aboard an old submarine, along with a veteran handpicked crew. And as the sailors say, “Waves are not…

Book Review: Milk and Honey By Rupi Kaur

Finally accomplished to find time to get a foretaste of the much-glorified book. Is it worth the buildup? Partly yes. The poetries are unique and unsharpened but frank. The style of poetry is unique. Much of these are stereotypic. And if you are a grammar Nazi, then you are into something that will dig your…