A Court Of Thorns And Roses

A Magical Kingdom of the Immortals Author- Sarah J. Mass Pages- 419 Genre- Fantasy ‘A Court Of Thorns and Roses’ is the first book of the ACOTAR series by Sarah J Mass, starring the protagonist Feyre. Mass has dragged us into a deadly magical realm of faeries and wile creatures. Feyre is a huntress, who…

Left From The Nameless Shop

– Short Interrelated Stories Author- Adithi Rao Pages- 328 Genre- short stories ‘Left From The Nameless Shop’ by Adithi Rao is a collection of 13 short intereconnected stories set in a small town of Karnataka. The book highlights the lives of the people of Rudrapura – simple minded people leading simple lives, totally unknown from…

The Missing Girl

Chilling Miniature Stories Author- Shirley Jackson Pages- 54 Penguin Modern Classic Book 20 ‘The Missing Girl’ by Shirley Jackson is Book No. 20 of the Penguin Modern series. The book consists of three short dank tales – The Missing Girl, Journey With A Lady and Nightmare set beneath ordinary American lives. The book promises to…

Natasha Mehra Must Die

Thrill, Suspense and Mystery Author- Anand Sivakumaran Genre- Fiction (Thriller) Pages- 216 A 14 year old high school girl lies dead in her school campus. A 72 year old woman choked to death at her home. A 7 year old kid crushed into the concrete by a trash dumper. What brought about their terrible fate?…

The Book Of M

Memories or Magic? Author- Peng Shepherd Genre- Fiction (Fantasy) Pages- 485 “What would you give up to remember?” ‘The Book Of M’ by Peng Shepherd is a speculative fictional work consisting a fusion of dystopia with magical realism. The author framed a near future world where anyone who looses his/her shadow, will be drained out…

Decoding Life Post 8/11

– Aftermath Of Demonetization – By Indranil Roy As the clock struck 8 pm on November 8, 2016, India came to a standstill as the PM of India announced one of the most ground breaking changes in Indian Economy- Demonetization. Indranil Roy, through his book ‘Decoding Life Post 8/11’ , portrayed the effect demonetization had…

Ashwatthama’s Redemption

The Rise of Dandak – By Gunjan Porwal We are all aware of the greatest war in mythology, Mahabharata and the events that lead the Pandavas and the Kauravas battle in the field of Kurukshetra. We know about the mighty warriors Karna, Arjun, Bhisma, Dronacharya, Abhimanyu who fought bravely in the battle. Little do we…

The Unceremonious Revenge

Love, Sacrifice, Revenge – By Arpit Shrivastava ‘The Unceremonious Revenge’ by Arpit Shrivastava is no fairy tale romance. It is a political drama starring the protagonists Aditya and Alisha. Aditya Thakur, a humble and an ambitious guy from Kesua, fell in love with Alisha and they tied the knot. After their marriage, everything seemed perfect…

Don’t Tell The Governor

A Financial Thriller – By Ravi Subramanian On 8 November when the clocks strike 12, your money will be no good. If this reminds you of the day when demonetization took place, you need to forget about it and everything about it before starting this book. Most of the instances taking place in this book…

When Broken Hearts Meet

Love finds its way – By Arushi Vats ‘When Broken Hearts Meet’ by Arushi Vats is a romantic tale, starring the protagonists Avanti, the conflicted girl and Suhaas, the ‘Oh-so-charming boy’. Avanti has just come out of her bad relationship when she meets her best friend’s brother Suhaas. The two of them clicked when they…