Author Avik Gangopadhyay has written over 30 books in English and Bengali. His writing touches upon relatively unknown but significant themes of aesthetics, dead languages, Indological studies, religious ‘isms’, theories of literature, and obscure historical issues.
We at bookGeeks got a lucky chance to have a candid conversation with Dhyan Bollachettira. Here’s what he has to say about his quest for wisdom, his love for writing, and about his debut work, “Arya Dharma: The Noble Dharma”.
We at bookGeeks got a lucky chance to have a tete-a-tete with the author. Here’s what he has to say about his love for books, his favorite authors, his likes and dislikes, and most importantly, his latest book “Based on Lies: The Whole Story”.
Anuj Tikku is a man with many talents. As a Bollywood actor he has worked in many big films including Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, No One Killed Jessica, Once Upon a Time in Mumbai, Khoya Khoya Chand, and many others. He has also worked in more than 65 commercials and is widely recognized as the face behind the trendsetting ad of Havell’s ‘Shock Laga Laga’.
Originally from the South of India, Vee Kumari had been fond of books from the very beginning. As a child, she would often find her escape in books. Authors like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie were amongst her favourites. She was encouraged by her mother who often motivated her to learn more and dream bigger.
Ravi Kumar first started writing during his stints as a TV journalist where he used to write for many famous celebrities. Slowly and steadily, he started to dedicate more time to his passion, building up a blog to fuel and channelize his writing interests.
Antar Atreya is back with his latest book, Chronicles of the Mortal Vishnu; a book that has been hailed as one of the most anticipated reads of 2019 by a number of leading media portals. In this book, Antar takes inspiration from Hindu mythology and its many characters and weaves around it a fascinating saga.
After creating ripples with her debut novel, Blood, Sweat and Tears, the stunning fiction novelist Arya Rajam is onto her next novel. We at bookGeeks got a lucky chance to have a tête-à-tête with the talented author. Here’s what she has to say about her latest book, writing and her love for all things bookish.
Having aced his game at a lot of things, destiny finally led Nirmal Ranganathan to writing. His varied experiences in the diverse fields of photography, radio jockeying, production design, advertising and learning design led him to accumulate a lot of perspectives.
Today, not only is he the only civilian to be ever trained and licensed to fly a military jet, but also boasts of being an “advanced” level scuba diver, a free fall skydiver, a blue belt in Tae Kwon Do, a Reiki healer, and a singer and guitarist in a Rock band.
Mainak has to his credit more than a dozen books which have been translated into multiple languages including French, Portuguese, Japanese, Turkish, German amongst others. One of his most renowned works is the Alice in Deadland series which has garnered the praise of millions of readers.
Anju Dhawan is a woman of many achievements. In addition to being the founder-director of SMS Consultants, which is a Delhi based consultant firm, she is also a passionate social worker, an educator, a qualified teacher, a motivator, an NLP practitioner, a learner, and an author.