About Hellos And Goodbyes

Jaibala/ May 15, 2014

No time for Goodbyes is a perfectly paced, adorned with sweetness and complicated with problems of the time travel kind of teenage romance. As I read the book, I kept thinking of how did Andaleeb Wajid, think of this and write this. Luckily, I got the chance to ask her the questions myself.   Hello Andaleeb and welcome to My

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A Chat about History, Books and People

Jaibala/ March 23, 2014

  Daniel’s Diary by Rajeshwari Chauhan The Blurb When Mrinalini, an art restoration expert, ventures into the ruins of Rang-Mahal and the Palace of Sumangarh, an accidental discovery of a skeleton and a manuscript detailing the exploits of Daniel, a Portuguese artist, opens a window to the forgotten era of grace and grandeur. The blossoming of love between a Moghul

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The Man Behind Don's Wife

Jaibala/ March 13, 2014

  Don’s Wife by Vinod Pande   The Plot   Kamini was a lethal combination of beauty and inner radiance. She was the enigmatic wife of the dreaded underworld don Harsh Jadhav, the firebrand leader of an emerging new party, an icon for the youth, an idol of the world of glitter and glamour, and a revered social reformer. She

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Chatting about Tuki and Other Grand Things

Jaibala/ February 15, 2014

Tuki’s Grand Salon Chase by Parul Sharma The Blurb AFor most hairstylists, the move from the dingy Lovely Beauty Parlour to the upmarket Nancy’s Factory would be reward enough. Gifted, young Tuki though has her sights set on a bigger prize – her own salon! Her well-laid plans start going awry as soon as the striking tattooist Faraaz joins Nancy’s

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Barbara Cerny on Oksana, Grays Hills and Writing

Jaibala/ February 1, 2014

  Grays Hill By Barbara T. Cerny     The Blurb   After her father committed suicide rather than face his mounting gambling debts, Oksana Wallingford knows she will have to work in order to keep food on the table and her younger brother, the new baron, in school. When her best friend finds her a position as the nanny

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The People Behind the Sirens

Jaibala/ January 21, 2014

Sirens Spell Danger  By  C.Suresh, Radha Sawana & Karthik L   The Blurb   There are sirens and, then, there are sirens. Some warn you of danger and some lure you into danger…Lured by a sexy siren, Vicky is mistaken for a secret agent, kidnapped, tortured and slated for death. Will he survive and save Bangalore from going up in

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In Conversation With The Indian Mills & Boon Queen

Jaibala/ January 11, 2014

  Double Jeopardy by Sundari Venkatraman       The Blurb   Sanya doesn’t just have trouble, she has double trouble. Twins Arth and Ansh Sharma, are rich, sexy and sinfully handsome – what’s a girl to do?   Sanya last saw the twins when she was ten years old. Now, all grown up, she has come looking for gentle

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