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Chinmay Hota rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Hallowe'en Party by Agatha Christie
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A murder takes place in a Hallowe'en party of a twelve year old girl who had insistently bragged about having seen a murder take place two or so years ago. Hercule Poirot steps in and goes through the rural community's history, geography and politics ...more
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Hallowe'en Party by Agatha Christie
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The plot for this was ok (view spoiler)" Read more of this review »
Chinmay Hota rated a book 3 of 5 stars
So What Happens to Me? by James Hadley Chase
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So What Happens to Me? builds up great expectations as the hijacking plot is discussed. The execution part fizzles out as sudden deaths of the pilots by heart attack and unexpected death due to fight were introduced without much conviction. Too many ...more
So What Happens to Me? by James Hadley Chase
"I am giving 3 stars because of a lame plot. Readability is definitely good as it is with Chase always. "
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“What the eye doesn't see, the heart doesn't grieve about.”
James Hadley Chase
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Pico Iyer
“...home lies in the things you carry with you everywhere and not the ones that tie you down.”
Pico Iyer, The Man Within My Head

Mario Vargas Llosa
“Death isn't enough. It doesn't remove the stain. But a slap, a whiplash, square on the face, does. Because a man's face is as sacred as his mother or his wife.”
Mario Vargas Llosa, The War of the End of the World
tags: slap

“Could it be that even his ideas about vice had changed? Vice used to be a harmless word. You were entitled to your private vice, so long as it hurt no one and pleased a few.”
Bhabani Bhattacharya
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C.S. Lewis
“My idea of God is not a divine idea. It has to be shattered time after time. He shatters it Himself.”
C.S. Lewis, A Grief Observed

“Gandhiji was not born in freedom. All his life, except for a few months. lay within the framework of colonial rule. A good part of that life lay buried in prison cells. Yet he was always the free man, while those who held him imprisoned were the unfree ones.”
Bhabani Bhattacharya, Shadow from Ladakh

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