Book Review, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction

Book Review: Typically Tanya by Taha Kehar

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Meet Tanya Shaukat. Tanya's got a pretty good life, working for Karachi's Daily Image newspaper and smoking-drinking-flirting her way through minor romantic escapades. Sure, there are a few tiny problems. But, so far, she's been handling them well enough - in fact, she's even managed to neatly sidestep the rishtaas her mother's… Continue reading Book Review: Typically Tanya by Taha Kehar

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Book Review, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction

French Exit by Patrick DeWitt|Book Review|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Frances Price – tart widow, possessive mother, and Upper East Side force of nature – is in dire straits, beset by scandal and impending bankruptcy. Her adult son Malcolm is no help, mired in a permanent state of arrested development. And then there’s the Prices' aging cat, Small Frank, who Frances believes… Continue reading French Exit by Patrick DeWitt|Book Review|

Book Review, Crime and Thriller, Fiction

Review: The Mystery of Three Quarters by Sophie Hannah

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Hercule Poirot returns home after an agreeable luncheon to find an angry woman waiting to berate him outside his front door. Her name is Sylvia Rule, and she demands to know why Poirot has accused her of the murder of Barnabas Pandy, a man she has neither heard of nor ever met.… Continue reading Review: The Mystery of Three Quarters by Sophie Hannah

ARC, Book Review, Fiction, Romance

e-ARC Review: Fortunate Encounters by Caterina Passarelli

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Sitting down at the wrong table in a bar turned my life upside down. I was supposed to be on a date with one man but made a huge mistake. A mistake I keep bumping into all over New York City. Clark is arrogant, straightforward and takes what he wants. And… Continue reading e-ARC Review: Fortunate Encounters by Caterina Passarelli

ARC, Book Review, Fiction, Romance

e-ARC Review: Fighting for What’s His by Laura Kaye

What has a sexy, bad-ass veteran hero… A feisty and independent heroine who won’t hesitate to stand up for herself… A forbidden, best friend’s younger sister conflict… And a forced-proximity roommates-to-lovers situation that creates all kinds of sexual tension? FIGHTING FOR WHAT’S HIS—the second standalone title in New York Times bestselling author Laura Kaye’s Warrior… Continue reading e-ARC Review: Fighting for What’s His by Laura Kaye

Book Review, Non-Fiction

A Memorable Journey|The Scent of a Story by Shankar Ghosh|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Combining biography and memoir, Shankar Ghosh writes of his father's life as a journalist in his father's own voice. As the longest-serving and the first Indian editor of the second-oldest English newspaper in India, the Pioneer, his father Dr S.N. Ghosh's career matched step with the most profound changes in modern history,… Continue reading A Memorable Journey|The Scent of a Story by Shankar Ghosh|

Book Review, Crime and Thriller, Fiction

Book Review: The Disappearance of Sally Sequiera by Bhaskar Chattopadhyay

Blurb (as on Goodreads): With its pristine beaches and clear turquoise waters, the picturesque hamlet of Movim in Goa seems like the perfect holiday spot for detective Janardan Maity and his friend Prakash Ray. But when the father of a local teenage girl receives a letter asking for a large sum of money in exchange… Continue reading Book Review: The Disappearance of Sally Sequiera by Bhaskar Chattopadhyay