BLURB: When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat—but real life isn’t always so rhythmic. An anomaly in her friend group, she’s the only child of a young, single mom, and her life is decidedly less privileged. She loves to draw but is too self-conscious to show it. And even though her… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Leah on the Offbeat, Becky Albertalli.
The waves still crashed against the rocks, The moon still bathed the sandy beach with its light. And the piano still played on. But, amidst all this, just like that, Sally Sequeira had disappeared. REVIEW: Detective Janardhan Maity and his friend Prakash Ray decide on a beautiful vacation spot, the picturesque hamlet of Movim in… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Disappearance of Sally Sequeira, Bhaskar Chattopadhyay.
Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: Random House (8 May 2017) Language: English This book was one of the most talked-about thrillers of the year 2017. I was super excited to pick this one, but it turned out kind of meh for me. Before I state the things I did not like, here is the plot of the book. PLOT:… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Couple Next Door, Shari Lapena.
Language: English Paperback: 170 pages Publisher: Blue Rose Publishers; 1st edition (15 December 2017) PLOT: Abhimanyu, the protagonist, feels so incomplete with his engineering course and dreams about doing something exciting and fulfilling. He then settles on the idea of starting up a new online venture. He meets the bold and beautiful Shanaya. She becomes his best… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Start a Start-up from start, Gyanesh Sahu.
Publisher: Aleph Book Company (30 December 2017) Paperback: 136 pages Language: English BLURB: During the chaos of partition in 1947, something dreadful happened in the city of Jalandhar in Punjab. As a result of this, Salman Rashid's family fled Jalandhar for Pakistan, the newly created country across the border. They were among the nearly two million people uprooted… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: A Time of Madness: A Memoir of Partition, Salman Rashid.