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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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Review of ‘The Purple Moon’ An Anthology of Poems

Title: The Purple Moon Poet: Neelam Saxena Chandra Publication: First Step Publishing Genre: Poetry Price: Paperback: Rs200, E-Book: Rs50 Writing a love poem might seem an easy task to many. “All you have to do is write a few lines about emotions, about yearning and longing. And bingo! There, you have a poem on love” …

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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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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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Have You Met A Stranger Lately? A Book Review of When Strangers Meet.

Book Title: When Strangers Meet Author: K. Hari Kumar Publication: Shrishti Publishers and Distributors Price: Rs 100, Pages: 206 “Three men. One fateful day. A small room. And a story of a lifetime…” We need no spirit to tell us what we actually aspire for in life, what is of value to us ultimately in …

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Interested in the Secrets of the Dark? Here is a Review of the Book

Book Title: The Secrets of the Dark Author: Arka Chakrabarti Publication: Shrishti Publishers and Distributors Price: Rs 195 Pages: 342 “Agni knew the pain, strange, heartless and searing. It charred him every time like the fire that destroyed his only family.” “They loved you more than you could ever imagine and I know they also …

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Learning to Forgive From His Holiness The Dalai Lama: A Book Review

The Dalai Lama says, “The theory of interdependence allows us to develop a wider perspective.. ..In today’s world every nation is heavily interdependent, interconnected. Under these circumstances, destroying your enemy – your neighbor –means destroying yourself in the long run.” Forgiveness doesn’t come easy to most. I count myself amongst the ‘most.’ Not that I …

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Collision Of Dimensions: A Book Review

“How does a mind react to a miracle? How does it react when it confronts something enormous, not in terms of size but something that goes beyond the scope of the normal senses? That incessant running of the brain mechanism pauses and looks at what had occurred.” Dimensions, astral realms, spiritual planes, re-incarnations and Karma …

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