Book Review – A Hundred Little Flames by Preeti Shenoy


A delightful ,heartwarming , quick read .When I started reading this book , it seemed to be treading down the much clichéd storyline that the recent crop of Indian authors have been following .  However , Preeti beautifully built up the storyline to capture the interest of the reader , which is a testimony to … Continue reading Book Review – A Hundred Little Flames by Preeti Shenoy

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Book Review-River of Smoke by Amitava Ghosh


River of Smoke ,the second novel in Amitava Ghosh’s historical trilogy makes for a very compelling read .The Sea of Poppies took you far inland in the Gangetic Plains where poppy was grown and processed and The River of Smoke takes you into the crowded waterways of Canton , China where opium was consumed . … Continue reading Book Review-River of Smoke by Amitava Ghosh

Book Review-2 States-Story of My marriage by Chetan Bhagat


I am not a Chetan Bhagat fan. I have not liked any of his previous works.! However I found 2 States to be a light hearted 2 hour read .Though stereotypical in parts , his work here is more like a witty diary entry . The flashy Punjabis ,nerdy Tamilians ,their respective fixation with all … Continue reading Book Review-2 States-Story of My marriage by Chetan Bhagat