Book Review: The Nidhi Kapoor Story

Jaibala/ November 17, 2014

What does a Bollywood Superstar, an ACP in the police department and a Photojournalist have in common? Nothing, unless they are the characters of The Nidhi Kapoor Story, which is so well conceived by Saurabh Garg. Paperback Published November 2014 by Grapevine India Original Title: The Nidhi Kapoor Story ISBN13: 9789381841747 Edition Language: English Setting: Mumbai (India) PLOT: NIdhi Kapoor a

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Book Review: Back In Time

Jaibala/ November 16, 2014

“Back In Time” is the second book of the Tamanna series, and Andaleeb Wajid has done justice to the story of Tamanna that she started in No Time For Goodbyes.   Paperback, 168 pages Published September 5th 2014 by Bloomsbury India ISBN: 9384052930 (ISBN13: 9789384052935) Edition Language: English PLOT: Stuck indefinitely in the 80’s after losing her camera, Tamanna is rather calm. She

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Flames of Paradise: Book Review

Jaibala/ October 21, 2014

When I heard of Flames of Paradise written by Tanjua Shankar Khan, a story with a female protagonist set amidst the terrorism in Kashmir I jumped at the offer to review the book.     Hardcover, First, 128 pages Published July 2014 by Prabhat Prakashan Original Title: Flames Of Paradise ISBN: 8184302851 (ISBN13: 9788184302851) Edition Language: English     PLOT: The novel has in interesting

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God Is A Gamer: Book Review

Jaibala/ October 18, 2014

Well Looks like I am on a streak of reading new authors, they dominate my “To Be Read Pile”.  So God Is A Gamer by Ravi Subramanian is again the first book I am reading by the author, which made for an exciting and quick paced read on the whole.   Paperback, 324 pages Published September 12th 2014 by Penguin Books

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Private India : A Review

Jaibala/ August 24, 2014

A thriller based in India, a collaboration between two authors with their own individual styles of writing – one Ashwin Sanghi and the other James Patterson, a book that is the next installment of the fairly popular private series. With all this backing it up, the expectation from Private India was obviously quite high. ISBN: 1780891725 (ISBN13: 9781780891729) Edition Language: English Series

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Book Review: Meghna by Sundari Venkatraman

Jaibala/ June 30, 2014

Meghna is the third book by author Sundari Venkatraman after Double Jeopardy and The Malhotra Bride. This story comes with a warning “This book has been written only for the purpose of Entertainment, Entertainment, Entertainment! If you are looking to learn something or improve your lives after reading this work, then this book is not for you. I am not trying to

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Telling The Untold

Jaibala/ June 21, 2014

When the title of a book says that, it will tell the untold story of a big business conglomerate Like the Shahra India Pariwar, it immediately perks up the readers interest. When the said book starts with a disclaimer by the Business it raises expectations further. Sahara: The Untold Story by Tamal Bandyopadhyay, is one such book. Non Fiction Paperback, 412

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Breaking all Moulds

Jaibala/ June 11, 2014

No I haven’t read Fault In Our Stars, and this is the first John Green Book I have ever read. So how do I feel about Paper Towns? Read on to find out.   Paperback, 305 pages Published January 2nd 2014 by Bloomsbury (first published October 16th 2008) Original Title: Paper Towns ISBN: 140884818X (ISBN13: 9781408848180) Edition Language: English PLOT: I guess the story

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A Breath Of Fresh

Jaibala/ June 7, 2014

How would Harry Potter be if it were set two centuries back, in the 1800’s? It would probably be like A Breath of Frost by Alyxandra Harvey.   Paperback, 482 pages Published January 2nd 2014 by Bloomsbury Childrens ISBN13: 9781408836361 Edition Language: English Series: The Lovegrove Legacy #1 Setting: London, England , 1814 (United Kingdom)   PLOT: A broken curse threatens to wreck havoc in

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The Assassin's Life

Jaibala/ June 1, 2014

The Assassin’s Blade is a series of five novellas by Sarah J Maas, in one edition which  acts as a prequel to the Throne of Glass and Crown of Midnight.   Original Title: The Assassin’s Blade ISBN: 1408852594 (ISBN13: 9781408852590) Edition Language: English PLOT:  Each Novella chronicles five missions undertaken by Celaena Sardothien in a bid to attain true freedom.  She is loyal to her master

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Not At all Sorry

Jaibala/ May 18, 2014

Sorry…..Again??? The title, the cover page and the tag line that went “Can he purge his sins” seemed very different, interesting and raised my curiosity to read the book. So now the question is, did Amit Singh’s book live up to the expectations it created in my mind?   Kindle Edition Published April 2014 ASIN: B00JJH6Z9K edition language: English PLOT: The

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