Books

Book Review: Compass Box Killer by Piyush Jha

6 years ago Shaili Desai 6
Probably this was the wrong time to start this book. I shouldn’t probably have started Compass Box Killer by Piyush Jha right after finishing ‘The Cuckoo’s Calling’ by J K Rowling writing as Robert Galbraith. The book’s in the same genre of crime fiction but they are both so different. If it were to be made Read More

Guess who won the Giveaway of Blood Red Sari by Ashok Banker?

6 years ago Shaili Desai 2
It’s time to announce the winner of the giveaway of Blood Red Sari by Ashok Banker (I so love doing this) ! And the winner is….. *imagine drumrolls please* ABHIROOP BANERJEE Yeyyyy! An email has been sent to you, Abhiroop, on the email address that you gave while participating ! Please reply with your postal Read More

Book Review: The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith/J K Rowling

6 years ago Shaili Desai 7
I was pretty excited to read this book, being a Harry Potter fan, although ‘Casual Vacancy’ didn’t really excite me. I couldn’t really control my excitement when I received The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (J K Rowling, if you didn’t know!) for review by Hachette India, quite unexpectedly (I was told it may not be available Read More

Books releasing in August 2013

6 years ago Shaili Desai 2
July’s gone and August has already started! It’s that time of the month when you are no longer broke. It’s that time of the month when you get that long awaited SMS on your mobile. It’s that time of the month for which you slog the whole month. Finally, you don’t need to gaze wistfully Read More

Book Review: Boomtown by Aditya Mukherjee

6 years ago Shaili Desai 1
The review of the newly released debut novel Boomtown by Aditya Mukherjee is finally here! I wanted to read this book for namely two themes that I am always interested in- food and entrepreneurship. About the author: Aditya Mukherjee is a recent graduate of IIM Bangalore and currently working as a strategy consultant in Delhi. Read More

Giveaway: Blood Red Sari by Ashok Banker

6 years ago Shaili Desai 20
UPDATE: The giveaway has ended. Here’s the post declaring the winner. It’s time for another giveaway ! This time, a NEW copy of the book Blood Red Sari by Ashok Banker is up for grabs ! Harper Collins India had kindly agreed to provide a copy to a lucky winner on this blog. 🙂 Blood Red Read More

Debut Author Interview #1: Aditya Mukherjee and Boomtown

6 years ago Shaili Desai 3
This blog was started out of a deep love for books and reading, at a time when I was frustrated with a meaningless internship and lot of free time. Slowly, the website’s growing, as I try to balance this with my day job in Delhi, one which I happen to like as well. My ultimate Read More

Blood Red Sari by Ashok Banker

6 years ago Shaili Desai 1
(Update: Giveaway of this book is currently being hosted on this website. Do check it out here.) iam redit et (Translation: Now returns Justice) -Virgil This is how the book Blood Red Sari by Ashok Banker starts, being the first in the Kali Rising series. What follows is a power packed story of tremendously courageous Read More

Book Giveaway: The Hit by David Baldacci

6 years ago Shaili Desai 6
You may have read my review of ‘The Hit’ by David Baldacci. I am giving away the copy that I received from Pan Macmillan India. No courier/postal charges or any other costs. 🙂 You could be the lucky winner of the Book Giveaway if you fill the rafflecopter form below. This is open for residents of India Read More

Book Review: The Hit by David Baldacci

6 years ago Shaili Desai 4
BOOK TITLE: The Hit   Author: David Baldacci (Update: Participate in the giveaway to get this book for free !) About the author:  David Baldacci made a big splash on the literary scene with the publication of his first novel, Absolute Power, in 1996. A major motion picture adaptation followed, with Clint Eastwood as its director Read More