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The Ponytailed Anti Hero- A Book Review

‘Oh! Not another book on the revenge saga’ I muttered to myself as I began reading the book, Ponytail The Love For Revenge. Pradip Chauhan proved me wrong by writing not just another tale of revenge. In fact, the protagonist in the novel, Prabuddh becomes an anti hero, you discover as you read on. Basically, …

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The Woman’s R.K. Laxman!

Foreword by noted author Ravi Subramanian: “I find it an intriguing story, full of humorous suspense- well worth the read. Go ahead, plunge into India. You are sure to enjoy it as much as I did.” Blurb: This book, a fun trip through India- with all the peculiar experiences of the country; has the ingredients …

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Sands Of Time: A Review

TITLE: Sands Of Time AUTHOR : Neelam Saxena Chandra PUBLISHER: Panther House Paper & Digital Publication LLP GENRE: Short Stories/Women/Fiction BLURB Time is a magician. Sometimes, it acts like a soothing balm for healing the aching hearts of women and at other times, it teaches people living around her to adapt. And at some other …

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Review of a ‘Kill-Chill’ novel: God Is A Gamer

“If there is any truth in what you are saying, there are too many balls in the air. It could be anything. Muslim fanatics in Af-Pak, Hindu fundamentalists in India, Sri Lankan rebels fighting the government for Tamil liberation, Iranian extremists, Iraqis owing allegiance to Saddam. It could be anything. Where do we begin?’ Title: …

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Reviewing the world of ‘PRIVATE INDIA’ by Ashwin Sanghi and James Patterson!

“I can feel the smooth fabric of the garrote around my neck. I grasp both ends and gently pull. Oh, yes….I can feel the compression. A little more pressure and I’m gasping for breath. I’m about to black out as I release the garrote and allow myself to breathe once again, allowing myself back from …

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Can I Have This Chance : A Book Review

Having read Neelam Saxena Chandra’s innumerable interesting stories before in national magazines, there was no way I was going to miss out on her novel! Neelam’s stories have never ever disappointed me so I was confident that I was going to read an equally interesting novel. The title of the novel itself, ‘CAN I HAVE …

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Reviewing the madness of Lucifer’s Lungi!

Lucifer’s Lungi : Book Review Title: Lucifer’s Lungi Author: Nitin Sawant Publication: Fablery Publications Pages: 111 Genre: Psychological Horror “Everything I was today was exactly what Saravana’s father wanted him to be – educated, worldly-wise and free from all bondage. Everything Saravana was today was exactly what I was petrified of becoming once – gullible, …

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Book Review of Whisper of the Worms

  “Baby’s blood is O Negative,” she said on coming back. “It’s a rare group. Who is negative? You or your wife?” “Wife. I’m thoroughly negative, except for the blood,” he told. “Arrange a blood donor and keep him ready for matching immediately,” she ordered and vanished. He ran to familiar faces. They all were …

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Prisoner Jailor Prime Minister: A Book Review

“This is destiny. Here I am, on the last day of 2016, leading a coalition of diverse parties – a dark horse riding an unexpected political tsunami in a mid-term poll exactly two-and-a-half years after the general election of 2014. “ The author of this book, I gather, is especially interested in political personalities and …

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Are you ready to face the Baramulla Bomber?

Book Title: Swastik Trilogy-Eka – Baramulla Bomber Author: Clark Prasad Publication: Niyogi Books Genre: Science Fiction Espionage Thriller Pages: 313 Price: 395 Call it plain co-incidence but the moment I completed reading the heavily loaded and powerful Baramulla Bomber and set down to write the review of the book, my computer’s external drive had crashed. …

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