Alcatraz Dey

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Alcatraz Dey is a writer, novelist, blogger, editor and poet from INDIA. His works include the Colossal Series in which the first book SERPENTINE SCROLLS was released in 2015 and amazed readers all over. India Shining, his second release, is already a favorite with thriller readers. He writes thrillers with an element of mystery, thrill and real facts.
In March 2017, he released a short collection of stories he wrote from 2014-2016, titled The Woebegone Writer.
His latest release, 'The Devil Never Loves' is also a thriller and is slated to break all records.
He is one of the most popular writers on Quora and writes extensively on philosophy of life, aviation & History.
His poems have a dark side usually symbolizing his character. He blogs a
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The Serpentine Scrolls

4.13 avg rating — 291 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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India Shining

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The Woebegone Writer

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The Devil Never Loves

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Some facts you did not know about Serpentine Scrolls!!!
1. There are exactly 31 plot twisters/twists in the story. 31
is most widely used in the novel starring from very first
chapter. As 31 March is the birthday of the Author's
lifelong love interest.
2. The protagonist's Name Ihsin is just another way of
expressing her name. All the names mentioned in the book
are somehow related to her. Either as a... Read more of this blog post »
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I Too Had a Dream by Verghese Kurien
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I was sure that Verghese Kurien would have discussed how he sacrificed friendships, slumber, movies and worked single-handed-ly to make Amul a success story. But I was surprised when I found that he didn't discuss his personal life as such and only f ...more
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Busting Clichés by Mahevash Shaikh
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This book takes you through 20 statements we have been hearing all through our lives.

The apple does not fall far from the tree.

Do not count your chickens before they hatch.

Jack of all trades, master of none.

These are some of the cliched statements th
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As much as the storyline and narration is cliched and Indianised with over use of “desi words”, there is still a fresh air of excitement to this book. The author pulls of a nice read despite a few language syntax issues here and there.
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Confused bastards is a nice attempt at narrating a story that is set out to be different than most contemporary novels. Although with a slightly slow flow to it, in the middle it faces mid life crisis but recovers well and good through some well writ ...more
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"A master storyteller, a brilliant plot filled with twists, twists which you never see coming. Kept me hooked till the end!
Hungry for more of Alcatraz's work!"
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"How To Be Alone" by Jonathan Franzen is the most remarkable collection of essays I've read so far. Perhaps there's a better one, perhaps there are other authors whose mastery of language is sufficient enough to awaken my curiosity about the power of ...more
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“The more you try to enquire, the more it will get intriguing. That is the peculiar thing about mysteries.
You need to prove you can handle the revelations”
Alcatraz Dey, The Serpentine Scrolls

“I’m proud of my heart. It’s been played, stabbed,
cheated, burned, and broken…but somehow still
works.
And they said miracles do not happen...”
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“All stories are love stories, and there are numerous kinds of love, from the love of a mother holding her child for the first time to the love of blood that drives a psychopath, so I will always write about love, but not necessarily romance. Let the saner people do that.”
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“Religion is a medium to reach the Unknown. What is the Unknown? Ask Religion”
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“Death is beautiful for in it people seem to like you and remember you in a manner away from the evil you were..”
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“The more you try to enquire, the more it will get intriguing. That is the peculiar thing about mysteries.
You need to prove you can handle the revelations”
Alcatraz Dey, The Serpentine Scrolls

“I’m proud of my heart. It’s been played, stabbed,
cheated, burned, and broken…but somehow still
works.
And they said miracles do not happen...”
Alcatraz Dey

“Just intimate me when you die.
I will share the grave next to you.
If not in life, let us hold hands after the painful existence.”
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