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.
Publisher: Rupa Publications India (30 December 2017) Paperback: 150 pages Language: English BLURB: We are what we eat and so our memory is linked to food. The helplessness that overwhelms us when one forgets a name can be embarrassing. In this age of instant googling, this is just the start of the ebbing process where memory is gradually… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Super Foods for Awesome Memory, Shipra Khanna.
Hardcover: 270 pages Language: English Publisher: Rupa Publications India (20 December 2017) This is the first time I have ever read a political biography. This is a well researched and well written book, fully loaded with anecdotes, quotes, facts, photographs, etc. I've learned a lot about ZAB through this book. The author beautifully draws a parallel between ZAB and… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Born to Be Hanged: Political Biography of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Syeda Saiyidain Hameed.