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That Long Silence
I picked up this book as a way to allay my guilty feeling for not reading enough Indian authors. Shashi Deshpande ranks high in the list of top Indian ...more
Dec 28, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
Random Acts Of Heroic Love
Random Acts of Heroic Love, Danny Scheinmann’s debut novel, follows the journey of two men, separated by time and space and yet have a strong, unknown ...more
Jul 29, 2011
Aug 29, 2011
The Metamorphosis
I know! Even I can’t believe I hadn’t read this classic all these years. Better late than never, so here I am trying to fill in all those gaps in my l ...more
Jan 04, 2011
Jan 05, 2011
The Age of Shiva
I am guilty of not reading enough books by Indian authors. I am ignorant of the new authors entering the world and the new books released by veteran a ...more
Sep 22, 2011
Nov 28, 2011
The Sense of an Ending
The blurb of this book caught my eye when I was reading about the books that made into the Man Booker 2011 shortlist. I was lucky enough to get hold o ...more
Sep 06, 2011
Sep 13, 2011
India In Slow Motion
Mark Tully is a name that is often taken in my circle of readers. Considering how much I knew about the author, it was a shame I had never read his bo ...more
Dec 10, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
Faceless Killers (Wallander #1)
After I enjoyed reading The Millennium Trilogy by Stieg Larsson, my friend JoV recommended that I try my hand at other Scandinavian crime fiction nove ...more
Jan 16, 2011
Jan 17, 2011
Just One Look
I read my share of non-fiction and literary fiction, but what got me started as a serious book reader was murder mystery or thrillers. No matter how h ...more
Dec 16, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
Dreams Unleashed (The Prophecies, #1)
I am not a big fan of fantasy or sci-fi, so when I was requested to review ‘Dreams Unleashed’, I tried to read with no prejudice. I was not sure I wou ...more
Jul 2011
Aug 15, 2011
Siya Seth Decides to Die
Looks like this book got the inspiration for its title from Paulo Coelho’s popular book Veronika Decides To Die. Both the books share a common theme o ...more
May 02, 2011
Aug 15, 2011
Digging to America
I have to admit I had never heard of this book until I read about it on JoV’s blog. JoV hosted a giveaway on her blog and I was one of the lucky winne ...more
Apr 15, 2011
Aug 15, 2011
Stilettos in the Newsroom
The first thing you notice about this book is it is not about some guy who graduated out of IIM and landed himself a job in an MNC company. What a rel ...more
Mar 03, 2011
Mar 07, 2011
Sophie's World
Sophie’s World is a course on philosophy wrapped in a fictitious story. It starts with Sophie Amundsen, a fourteen year old girl, getting back home fr ...more
Jan 09, 2011
Jan 03, 2011
Jaya: An Illustrated Retelling of the Mahabharata
When this book was released last year, it immediately caught my attention. Many readers in my circle were reading this book and the attractive book co ...more
Mar 20, 2011
Mar 13, 2011
Daddy-Long-Legs (Daddy-Long-Legs, #1)
Daddy Long-Legs is about an orphan girl, Jerusha Judy Abbott, who is being brought up in John Grier Home for orphans. Her life takes a turn when one o ...more
Jan 02, 2011
Feb 25, 2010
Wuthering Heights
What is it about me and classics? When the entire world is raving about classics, I only end up getting disappointed. After having many bad experience ...more
Apr 15, 2011
Mar 21, 2011
In Cold Blood
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Jan 20, 2011
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Jan 20, 2011
Family Matters
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Jan 20, 2011
A Clockwork Orange
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Jan 20, 2011
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Dec 22, 2010
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Dec 22, 2010
The Color of Magic (Discworld, #1; Rincewind #1)
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Jan 20, 2011
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values
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Jan 01, 2009
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