books

Readers Recommend #1

6 years ago Shaili Desai 3
Sometime last month, I put up a post on the facebook page (Yes, you need to go and ‘like‘ it otherwise you miss out on all the book related updates!) asking people for their recommendations. So here is the first ‘Readers Recommend’ post. Find below some of the books recommended by readers of this blog: 1. At Read More

Giveaway: Lady, you’re not a man by Apurva Purohit, CEO, Radiocity

6 years ago Shaili Desai 0
UPDATE: The Giveaway is now over. The lucky winner of the book is Ritu Jhajharia. Congratulations, Ritu ! I promised a giveaway of this book when the number of likes on the Facebook Page hit 300. And that’s happened ! 😀 And so, as promised, I am giving away a fresh, new copy of the book 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

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

Book Nook #1: Spell & Bound Bookshop & Cafe, New Delhi

6 years ago Shaili Desai 9
“In omnibus requiem quaesivi, et nusquam inveni nisi in angulo cum libro.” (Everywhere I have sought peace and not found it, except in a corner with a book.) There are always places that make you feel comfortable and cozy, enough to encourage a person to read and quietly reflect upon myriad things in life. On Read More

Friday Finds (June 21)

6 years ago Shaili Desai 4
So, it’s been a chilled out week, as compared to the last few ones, although I have had to get to work quite early. But…that has meant that my work gets over early too. However, my travelling time in the Metro has reduced as I am touring markets close to where I stay this week. Read More

Book Review: Tantra by Adi

7 years ago Shaili Desai 4
You could say that Tantra by Adi falls in the ‘Chetan Bhagat’ genre. I generally try to avoid the ‘Chetan Bhagat’ genre of Indian Fiction. You may not believe it, but there’s usually at least one person in the Delhi Metro who’s reading a Chetan Bhagat book. Everyday. We may criticize him all we want, Read More

May Wrap up

7 years ago Shaili Desai 7
Monthly Wrap up – May 2013 ! This Post is inspired by Harley Bear Book Blog. 🙂 Thanks to the Metro and the two hours in which I daily commute to work, I have been able to finish so many books this month! However, I am so tired after coming back that I am too Read More

BC of the Day #5: Anna Karo mat na !

8 years ago Books And A Lot More 0
So here’s the newest BC ! “”But that’s just the aim of civilization – to make everything a source of enjoyment.” Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenia So, Anna is going on a fast today, with Ramdev Baba of all people. I must say, I find it highly distasteful. I am still undecided if I support the Lokpal Read More

Advice for Shahrukh Khan

8 years ago Books And A Lot More 0
Looking at Shahrukh Khan’s problems with the MCA, here’s the best advice that anyone could possibly give. And also follow this blog. Like us on Facebook. 😀 Read More