Book Review, Crime and Thriller, Fiction

The Mogul by Vish Dhamija|Indian Courtroom Drama at its best|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Prem Bedi is the 'Mogul' - the third richest man in the country. He commands both fear and respect, and at fifty-three, he still looks handsome and aristocratic. But Bedi's smoothly run empire comes to a screeching halt when he's accused of killing his ex-wife and her husband, and dragged into a… Continue reading The Mogul by Vish Dhamija|Indian Courtroom Drama at its best|

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Book Review, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Romance

Tides Don’t Cross by Simar Malhotra|Book Review|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Sparks fly immediately when Rukmani—fierce and assertive in the best and worst possible ways—meets the gentle Ayaan in the magical city Paris. Meanwhile, back in India, her reticent sister, Mrinalini struggles to cope with the void of a loveless marriage and an early pregnancy. Tides Don’t Cross follows these extremely interesting characters… Continue reading Tides Don’t Cross by Simar Malhotra|Book Review|

Book Review, Fiction

Accidental Heroes by Danielle Steel|An Unusual take on Heroism|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): A decorated former Air Force pilot. A pregnant flight attendant. A dedicated TSA agent. The fates of these three, and many others, converge in Danielle Steel’s gripping new novel—a heart-stopping thriller that engages ordinary men and women in the fight of their lives during a flight from New York to San Francisco. On… Continue reading Accidental Heroes by Danielle Steel|An Unusual take on Heroism|

Book Review, Classics, Fiction

The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera |Book Review|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): In The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera tells the story of a young woman in love with a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing and one of his mistresses and her humbly faithful lover. This magnificent novel juxtaposes geographically distant places, brilliant and playful reflections, and a… Continue reading The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera |Book Review|

Book Review, Fiction

Book Review: Mango People in Banana Republic will entertain you through and through.

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Ravi Bhalerao is a top of the rung business strategy consultant struggling with two disquiets in life – a festering career disillusionment and a festering wound in his posterior. Stung by an unfair performance appraisal, he pulls off an outrageous stunt at his workplace, drops off the urban map and reaches… Continue reading Book Review: Mango People in Banana Republic will entertain you through and through.

Book Review, Fiction

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the… Continue reading The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Book Review, Fantasy, Fiction

Crooked Kingdom: A bit too crooked for my taste?

I reviewed Six of Crows a few days back and the hangover was real. I wasted no time in reading "Crooked Kingdom" because I HAD to know how Kaz rescues Inej, and how he takes his money, his precious little (little??) box of money. "Crooked Kingdom" is another adventure (or, the continuation of a BIGGGGGGGGGGG… Continue reading Crooked Kingdom: A bit too crooked for my taste?