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Ravi Nirmal Sharma

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in Trivandrum, India
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Somerset Maugham, Stephan King

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May 2011


I am an Associate Creative Director at Cheil India Pvt. Ltd. in Copy and Concepts.

I am co-author of The Quest of the Sparrows by Rupa Publications. I have been a writer first through passion and then by profession.

My stories have been published in almost all the major magazines of India and have won awards. I had also appeared in Doordarshan for an author interview.

I have written two serialized novels:
Trailblazers - published by Alive (Delhi Patra Prakashan) a technology based story.

They also Feel - Published as a serial in Science reporter, a science fiction story.

Besides these I have written songs and jingles for corporates.



I like to write human interest stores and they go beyond genres. I have written stories on love, science fiction, te
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Invertland

Sci Fi story published in Science Reporter


Every action has an equal and opposite reaction. For every plus there is a minus. For every happiness, there is an attending sorrow. For every word there’s the antonym. And for this world we live in there is the…


He stared at the words he had jotted in the old scrapbook of his and scratched his beard. He had written them 25 years ago. When he

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BREAKTHROUGH (Mystery & Thrillers)
1 chapters   —   updated Nov 01, 2018 09:47AM
Description: When crime happens in the field of research, the criminal's mind and motivations can be very complex.
BREAKTHROUGH (Mystery & Thrillers)
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Description: When crime happens in the field of research, the criminal's mind and motivations can be very complex.
How much is enough for us to be eligible to help others? (Religion & Spirituality)
1 chapters   —   updated May 13, 2015 06:37PM
Description: What stops us from helping others? The anxiety of the future and too much of planning. On why this is not good for the soul!
A Time Of Chaos (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
1 chapters   —   updated May 09, 2012 08:39AM
Description: If you thought cloning would herald genetic engineering triggered cures, read this chilling short story
The Last Chance (Romance)
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Description: Religion tore them apart, but war reunited them.....
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Prey by Michael Crichton
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Brilliant concept and execution. Gripping, menacing and satisfying. Terrifying scenes and you simply cant drop the book once you start.

However, and I would like to give myself a pat, I could spot the solution right away. But that did not dilute the
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The Associate by John Grisham
The Associate
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I loved this novel. The threat is genuine and the suffocation of the protagonist feels real. The complications keep piling up and you start wondering how the hell will he ever get out.

And then, bam. Everything gets solved in a flourish. And that part
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The Associate
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I loved this novel. The threat is genuine and the suffocation of the protagonist feels real. The complications keep piling up and you start wondering how the hell will he ever get out.

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The Partner by John Grisham
The Partner
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Fast paced. Gripping.

But overtly smart and self congratulatory plot. I kept hoping redemption but nothing came.

Some glaring errors?

Why did the protagonist pinch the money if he had proof of everything? He could have earned the reward without the thre
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The Partner
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Fast paced. Gripping.

But overtly smart and self congratulatory plot. I kept hoping redemption but nothing came.

Some glaring errors?

Why did the protagonist pinch the money if he had proof of everything? He could have earned the reward without the thre
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The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett
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I could not connect with this novel at any level.

What kind of detectives offer their services to clients who wont tell them what they want from them? And the boorish attitude of Spade looks like a fake act throughout. Not much of a difference between
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The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
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Very Short. Very Smart. Very fast Novel.
But nothing to offer you in terms of insight. It may have started off a genre of detective novels but because you have seen so many similar stories now, that I felt I didnt get any pay off from the novel except
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The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
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Very Short. Very Smart. Very fast Novel.
But nothing to offer you in terms of insight. It may have started off a genre of detective novels but because you have seen so many similar stories now, that I felt I didnt get any pay off from the novel except
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Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson
Before I Go to Sleep
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The plot of this novel is fresh but it gets a bit too repetitive. And I could guess the ending too, so the end didnt come as too much of a surprise. The clues were there to pick and I did pick them. Couldnt feel too much of sympathy for the character ...more
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Naveen Verma Hello Ravi,
Sorry for the delayed response. I would still like to review your book i.e. if it's available.
Regards


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Ravi Sharma Quirky Omega wrote: "Hello Ravi. I would be happy to review the book. :)"

Have I sent you the book? Please let me know.


Quirky Omega Hello Ravi. I would be happy to review the book. :)


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