Book Reviews

The Burnout Sophie Kinsella Book Review

The Burnout | Sophie Kinsella | Book Review

In “The Burnout” by Sophie Kinsella, Sasha faces corporate burnout, prompting a retreat to a seaside haven. Unexpectedly accompanied by Finn, they unravel beach messages, reflect on their burnouts, and explore rekindled passions. As mysteries deepen, the palpable energy between them sparks a question that cannot be ignored.

Lallan Sweets by Srishti Chaudhary Book Review

Lallan Sweets | Srishti Chaudhary | Book Review

Lallan Sweets intertwines the ordinary and extraordinary in Siyaka. Tara’s pursuit of a sweet secret unravels love and purpose. Nikku’s escape from Bangalore’s monotony becomes a journey of self-discovery. Within a small town’s sweet shop, an extraordinary tale emerges—of ingredients, desires, and the sweet surprises life offers.

Purane Pipal Ka Jinn Anuj Tikku Book

Purane Pipal Ka Jinn | Anuj Tikku | Book Review

In “Purane Pipal Ka Jinn,” Arvind Prakash’s life gets spooky after a visit to a fakir’s grave near the Pipal Tree. A vengeful Jinn takes over, causing bizarre troubles. As Arvind tries to figure out the mysterious purpose, the tale unfolds with eerie twists and metaphysical surprises beneath the Pipal’s dark influence.

10 Lessons from Hindu History in 10 Episodes Sandeep Balakrishna Book

10 Lessons from Hindu History in 10 Episodes | Sandeep Balakrishna | Book Review

Embark on a riveting journey through time with ’10 Lessons from Hindu History in 10 Episodes.’ This book is your gateway to unearthing the true and hidden history of Bharatvarsha, spanning centuries. While not exhaustive, these narratives offer a compelling, enlightening perspective, exposing the profound impact of Marxist-leaning scholars on our perception of Indian history. Dive into the depths of an authentic and concealed past, waiting to be uncovered.

My Roommate Is a Vampire by Jenna Levine Book Review

My Roommate Is a Vampire | Jenna Levine | Book Review

In “My Roommate Is a Vampire,” struggling artist Cassie Greenberg’s quest for affordable housing leads her to a seemingly too-good-to-be-true Craigslist ad. Skeptical but intrigued, she encounters Frederick J. Fitzwilliam, an enigmatic man from another era. Their unique connection blossoms through charming handwritten notes. When Cassie stumbles upon a mid-day vampire gathering, Frederick reveals his secret: he’s a vampire awakened after a century. Will Cassie accept his proposition, changing her life forever?

Vikram and Betal Life lessons for Our Times Neelam Kumar Book

Vikram and Betal: Life Lessons for Our Times | Neelam Kumar | Book Review

Discover the enchanting world of “Vikram and Betal: Life Lessons for Our Times.” This timeless book revives the legendary Indian classic, “Baital Pachisi,” offering ten carefully chosen stories with stunning illustrations. King Vikram’s vow of silence, Betal’s riddles, and ancient India’s mystique come to life in this engaging read. Ideal for ages 7 to 11, it’s a ghostly, yet not too spooky journey that deserves a place in every library.

The Wake Up Call by Beth O Leary Book Review

The Wake-Up Call | Beth O Leary | Book Review

When the Forest Manor Hotel’s roof caves in during their busiest season, front desk managers Izzy and Lucas must set aside their differences and salvage their struggling workplace. As they search for lost-and-found treasures, they discover abandoned wedding rings with profound sentimental value. Rather than selling them, they compete to return the rings, desperately clinging to their jobs. But amidst the rivalry, hidden emotions emerge, dismantling their longstanding animosity and reshaping their destinies.

Reflections A Collection of 5 Minute Essays Uma Rajagopal Book Review

Reflections: A Collection of 5 Minute Essays | Uma Rajagopal | Book Review

Within the pages of ‘Reflections: A Collection of 5-Minute Essays’ by Uma Rajagopal, readers embark on a poignant journey through the author’s life experiences. Focusing on themes of motherhood and womanhood, this book offers universal insights, encouraging us all to embrace life’s ups and downs and find our passions. With relatable anecdotes and a personal touch, it’s a heartwarming, thought-provoking read, celebrating the beauty of life’s small moments and the power of self-discovery.

Veronika Decides to Die Paulo Coelho Book

Veronika Decides to Die | Paulo Coelho | Book Review

In “Veronika Decides to Die,” Veronika’s life takes a dramatic turn when her suicide attempt lands her in a mental hospital. Facing imminent death, she embarks on a journey of self-discovery, finding unexpected connections and love among her fellow patients. As she delves into their unique stories, Veronika gains new perspectives on life’s meaning. A tale of resilience, love, and the profound impact of human connection, this novel inspires us to embrace the extraordinary in the ordinary.

A God Who Hates Women Majid Rafizadeh Book Review

A God Who Hates Women | Majid Rafizadeh | Book Review

In ‘A God Who Hates Women,’ set against the backdrop of the 1979 Islamic revolution in Syria and Iran, author Dr. Majid Rafizadeh delves into his mother Amira’s tumultuous life. Born into a society that devalued girls, Amira’s journey unfolds with forced marriage, abuse, and relentless struggle. It’s a gripping exploration of a family’s resilience in the face of brutal patriarchy, offering a stark portrayal of an era marked by ancient traditions and the relentless pursuit of survival.

The Perfumist of Paris by Alka Joshi Book Review

The Perfumist of Paris | Alka Joshi | Book Review

Delve into ‘The Perfumist of Paris,’ a captivating finale to the Jaipur Trilogy. Radha, immersed in fragrances and love, navigates life’s complexities, finding her true calling in the heart of Paris. Immerse yourself in a journey of scents, family, and unexpected encounters, as this spellbinding tale weaves India and Paris into an evocative tapestry of emotions and empowerment.

Madam Nurse Anuj Tikku Book Review

Madam Nurse | Anuj Tikku | Book Review

In ‘Madam Nurse,’ the shadow of a sinister serial killer looms over Ganga Shyam Hospital. Inspired by real events, this gripping mystery unfolds as Nurse Lata Nair joins the ranks of dedicated healthcare professionals. However, when a wave of infant deaths strikes, panic ensues, and famed detective Suraj Kumar and his unorthodox partner, Zen, are called in to unravel the chilling secrets concealed within the hospital’s walls. Can they unmask the baby serial killer before more lives are claimed?