Earning the Laundry Stripes by Manreet Sodhi Someshwar

I read this book Earning the Laundry Stripes because I happened to meet the author at the book launch event that she conducted in...

Mira and the Mahatma by Sudhir Kakar

Mira and the Mahatma by Sudhir Kakar - the title gives the impression of Mira’s story. In Fact, it is the story of a...

The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

The story is like a sketch of immigrant lives and the generations thereof. I think in the recent past enough ink has been spent...

Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami

Kafka on the Shore is the first Murakami book I have read. I also read fiction after a long time. The book follows an...

The Zahir: A Novel of Obsession by Paulo Coelho

The Zahir is a typical Paulo Coelho book. Based on a particular country and its mysticism and the messages it gives. This time it...

Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

There are very few books and fewer writers who can tell you a story in multiple layers, which run in parallel throughout the book....

Angels & Demons by Dan Brown

The Vinci Code by Dan Brown had been with me for quite some time now. But somehow I have not read it. And then I...
Five Point Someone What not to do at IIT by Chetan Bhagat

Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat

For a long time, this book Five Point Someone was never on my ‘to be read’ list. But last week at Crossword, don’t know...

Amrita Pritam’s Dilli Ki Galiyan Book Review

Dilli Ki Galiyan is one of the simplest writings of Amrita Pritam that I have read. Also, the story is written in a relatively...
By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept by Paulo Coelho

By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept by Paulo Coelho

'By the river Piedra I sat down and wept', is the fifth book by Paulo Coelho that I read. Other books by the same...