Romance Novels

Like it Happened Yesterday

Like It Happened Yesterday | Ravinder Singh | Book Review

PLOT: 4/5 CHARACTERS: 3.5/5 WRITING STYLE: 3/5 CLIMAX: 2/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5 Sometimes I just look back in my life and wonder about how soon I grew up. It was just yesterday that I was busy with my collection of toys immersed in my fictional world of wrong and right, or the battle between good …

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The Fragile Heart

The Fragile Heart | Ankit Jaiswal | Book Review

PLOT: 3/5 CHARACTERS: 3.5/5 WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5 CLIMAX: 3/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5 Love is a funny thing. You never know when it may happen to you and change your life forever. You may not even realise that you’ve been warmed by its beguiling touch, and sometimes when you think it is actually the love bug …

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sorry you are not my type sudeep nagarkar

Sorry, You’re Not My Type | Sudeep Nagarkar | Book Review

Sorry, You’re Not My Type is one of Sudeep Nagarkar’s best works PLOT: 3.5/5 CHARACTERS: 3/5 WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5 CLIMAX: 3.5/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5 Sorry, You’re Not My Type is my first Sudeep Nagarkar book and having read his work now, I must say that the author’s reputation indeed precedes his work. In our lives, we …

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Newton's Law Reversed by Howard Roark

Newton’s Law Reversed | Howard Roark | Book Review

PLOT: 3/5 CHARACTERS: 3.5/5 WRITING STYLE: 4.5/5 CLIMAX: 4/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5 The basic premise of most love stories, either it is a tragedy or a happy one, is the same. There are certain indispensable fundamentals which, at their core, do not change much; two people in love, cheesy romantic scenes, fights and quarrels, certain …

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Love Story by Erich Segal

Love Story | Erich Segal | Book Review

PLOT: 4.5/5 CHARACTERS: 5/5 WRITING STYLE: 4.5/5 CLIMAX: 4/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 5/5 As I sat down writing this review, I looked at the book and wondered who am I to rate such a masterpiece. This book is amazing, the best I have ever come across in romance books. The simplicity and the subtlety of the …

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Monsoon Wedding Fever by Shoma Narayanan

Monsoon Wedding Fever | Shoma Narayanan | Book Review

PLOT: 3/5 CHARACTERS: 3/5 WRITING STYLE: 3/5 CLIMAX: 2.5/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5 ‘Mills and Boon’ has always been a girl’s favourite companion. It is the one which accompanies a girl all the way from her teens to early womanhood, and often, even then, it is almost inseparable from the woman that she would have become. …

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Two Winters and 365 Days by Anuradha Prasad

Two Winters and 365 Days | Anuradha Prasad | Book Review

PLOT: 3/5 CHARACTERS: 3.5/5 WRITING STYLE: 3/5 CLIMAX: 2.5/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5 Reading a debut author’s work is always a bit of an adventure, whether that adventure will fulfil what one is seeking or will it turn into a mere disappointment, is just a matter of sheer luck. Anxious to try out yet another debut …

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When You Became My Life

When You Became My Life | Anshul Sharma | Book Review

PLOT: 2/5 CHARACTERS: 2.5/5 WRITING STYLE: 3/5 CLIMAX: 2.5/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 2.5/5 I was really happy when I received When You Became My Life from Shrishti Publishers; reason was that the author and I had something in common, and as any mortal being would have done, I too developed a soft corner for the author. …

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Seeking Redemption

Seeking Redemption | Madhu Vajpayee | Book Review

PLOT: 3.5/5 CHARACTERS: 3/5 WRITING STYLE: 3/5 CLIMAX: 3/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5 Writing your first book can always be a difficult task. Not having the experience of narrating a story can be a lot more difficult than one might believe. It is very important to structure the story in a way that will keep the …

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The Jadoo of Your Love

The Jadoo of Your Love | S.R. Saha | Book Review

PLOT: 3/5 CHARACTERS: 3/5 WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5 CLIMAX: 3/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5 Grab your coffee, sit down and read The Jadoo of Your Love. You are definitely in for a big surprise. The time I received this book, I never thought much of it. But as I sat down to read it, I gradually realized …

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Love and Lokpal

Love and Lokpal | Pooja Wanpal | Book Review

PLOT: 3.5/5 CHARACTERS: 3.5/5 WRITING STYLE: 4.5/5 CLIMAX: 3.5/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 4.5/5 Amidst a large number of books, every once in a while there comes along the one which, as a reviewer, you would really enjoy. Not just the story, but the style of writing, the care taken to develop the story, having a structure …

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The Homing Pigeons | Sid Bahri | Book Review

PLOT: 4/5 CHARACTERS: 3.5/5 WRITING STYLE: 3/5 CLIMAX: 3/5 ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 4/5 “The Homing Pigeons” is a debut novel by an ex hotelier-turned-banker-turned-outsourcing professional-turned-author Sid Bahri. The author attempts at narrating a “larger-than-life love story” and not just another love story or a “me-too story”, and I must say that Sid does a fairly good …

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