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The City of Joy by Dominique Lapierre
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Mahashweta by Sudha Murty
Mahashweta
by Sudha Murty
read in November, 2014
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Another eminently readable offering from Sudha Murty. However, it is nowhere near her best as she has so amply demonstrated in her other writings. A bit "filmy" though she is still narrating a tale encompassing complex human relations in a very simpl ...more
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Vanity Bagh by Anees Salim
Vanity Bagh
by Anees Salim
read in November, 2014
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Amazing narration. The ease with which the author paints helplessness with a tinge of humour is quite unprecedented. There is an undertone of communal tension but what is really remarkable that he keeps it matter-of-fact with a tinge of poignancy tha ...more
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Eighteen Plus by Apurv Nagpal
Eighteen Plus
by Apurv Nagpal (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
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Interesting set of stories.........truly bedtime ones
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Wise And Otherwise by Sudha Murty
Wise And Otherwise
by Sudha Murty
read in November, 2014
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Another amazingly simple but touching offering by Sudha Murty. Most of the narrations appear to be personal experiences of the author. They come from the depth of her heart. One can relate to most of what is written . There is so much to learn from t ...more
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