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Author Interview!

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  Book Name - NOTES TO THE BELOVED Author - Meenu Mehrotra 1. When did you first realize that you want to be a writer ?  Ans-  I have been writing since I was in Class VII  and growing from there I wrote several articles over the years but the need to become a fiction writer surfaced later- around 2006.  2. How long does it take you to write a book? Ans-  It depends on what kind of book one is writing and how long or short it is. I finished writing NOTES TO THE BELOVED in 3 months but working on the second draft and the third draft takes time- anything close to 6 months for an 80 k plus book including the 2nd and 3rd draft with a gap of a few weeks between each draft.  3. What comes first, the plot or characters? Ans-  Both happen simultaneously.   4. Does your family support you ? Ans-  Yes, my family honors, appreciates & supports me as a writer. 5. Does this pandemic influence your writing in any way? Ans-  I feel the pandemic helped me find my real voice as a writer. I feel I h

Sonnets to Paradise book review!

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  Book review 💯📖 ⭐ My Rating - 4/5⭐ The book " Sonnets to paradise " is a poetry fiction written by  Author   Nidra Naik . This book has its fictional story written along with sonnets. Most of them know what a poem is, but a very few know about Sonnets. It is nothing but a poem which is of 14 lines with a rhyming pattern. Now coming to the plot, it is a contemporary story which deals with two female leads named Nayanthara and Nicola, who are not connected to each other by any means but find ways to get linked to each other with the help of sonnets written by one among them. They both are quite different from each other and have their own differences yet the sonnets turns out to be a paradise that brings them together into a peaceful life they ever wanted to live in. In short this book is about the bonding between the protagonists in which the sonnets play a major role. The Cover looks feminine and attractive at a very first glance and the title does justice to the story.

Lil Leela's Journey book review!

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 If you're looking for a book to show the youngsters on how the environment can be a source of recreation and how simple things may bring us great delight, look no further. Take a look at this book! Leela is a tiny girl who is only  few years old. Her family is planning a five-day vacation to her father's village. She was perplexed and dissatisfied because she was unfamiliar with rural life, but spending those five days , participating in adventurous activities led her see the community in new ways and enjoy herself. A fascinating story with beautiful visuals! It will undoubtedly be loved by the kids!

Chandhraprabha - "The Iron Lady of Assam"

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  "Chandraprabha The Iron Lady of Assam" by Hiranya Borah is a biography of a daughter who was supported by her parents, a young single mother who gave best education to her son, a poet who loved someone truly throughout her life but never been accepted,  a fighter who always fought for the upliftment of the society, a freedom fighter who served her motherland with dedication,  a kind human being who was courageous enough to empower women. The author chapterwise presents the journey of Chandraprabha,  her personal life ,her love life ,her motherly love ,her love to her motherland, her sacrifice and dedication towards women and society. She always spoke for the betterment of women and also started wearing khadi throughout her life and boycotting swadesi clothes.  She has faced lot of difficulties in her life yet she became the Iron lady of Assam. The author also mentions about her books ,poems and the people by whom she was inspired and among all, her father Ratiram Majumber h

A self note!!

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The hardest times of all is not yet come. Remember that today was far better than yesterday and the future you anticipate shall have something very pleasant that you never knew about. People think that their life is filled with only problems, but have you ever considered atleast those small things that made you laugh atleast for once in a day? Find the best out of the worst and never complain. And I've even seen people who just put blames in others or the Supreme God for all that they are facing. Did they even realize that whatever they go through is something that they sowed once.. I mean like whatever they face is actually bcz of what they did and not bcz of any other person. Putting blames are always easy but never a solution. The way you take things up to your mind is what important. Your heart will play tricks but be wise to use ur brain at times. Bcz sometimes ur heart will be so selfish to let things pass.. So it will ask you to choose what you want instead of what you actua

Author Interview!!

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Author Interview with Mr. Lalu Krishnan! Author Bio An IIEST and XIMB alumnus and e-learning industry leader, Lalu manages myriad situations for a living, and writes to live life. He experiments with drama, romance, satire, psychology and mystery in his short story blog – Bohemian Ruminations . He won the Sparsh Short Story Contest, 2018 for “The Questions of Choice”. His story, “The Lounge”, was part of the Top Stories section of one of India’s leading online publishers and received rave reviews. He has been conferred the title of Literary Colonel by a leading online literary platform . 1. When did you first realize that you want to be a writer ?  Ans- Since childhood, I had a fondness for the written word. However, through many years of undivided focus on making a living, the thought of writing a book had never occurred to me, until much later in life. My short literary career had its genesis in my day job and has been influenced and motivated by my colleagues - a bunch o

Little me in everyone book review!!

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  Are you aware of the "Little Me" inside you? "Little Me " in Everyone by Eddyee Siingh is about finding yourself and believing your yourself. This book talks about the journey of Vikas, how he start exploring the world inside him and he kept on believing in himself, he failed yet he rejoiced every moment despite the perplextion of life. This book teaches us the lessons of life. We must be courageous to face failure and keep on trying and moving forward and should not care what other people think about us because they dont define us. We are unique in our own way and are born genius. I enjoyed reading the book. The language is easy and the book is an engaging one. I am sure after completing this book you will start believing in your "Little me". Everyone must read this book and believe in their uniqueness.

Ends with a dream book review!!

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  Book review 💯📖 ⭐ My Rating - 4/5⭐ The book " Ends with a dream " is a love story written by Author Medha Nagur. This book comes handy with less no of characters with perfect character sketch. The story is about a couple who fall in love and struggle with odds often. The main characters are Yadnya, 26 year old guy born to a film producer and film actress and Yashika on the other hand, 23years old normal sweet girl. They both knew each each other since childhood. Yadnya is a lawyer who aspires to be a politician and Yashika is a doctor who wants to help people with her skills. They both have huge differences but still fall for each other. Life gives them hardships and problems often which pulls them apart. Yet they patch up again and again as destiny brings them together. Yadnya has a unhappy family background since he is restricted into his house. His parents have a secret that they hold from him. The book brings out surprises and twists when the reality unravels. Read

Lost love late love review!!

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 ⭐ My Rating - 5/5⭐ The book " Lost Love Late Love " is a fictional story written by Author Namrata Gupta. Before going into the review, I would put forward some words from my mind. Any relationship to be successful, doesn't require any high level qualities. But on a long run, they must have trust, be truthful, give freedom to live the way they like and most importantly to be themselves without faking it. When their is any compulsion or enforcement of anything on the other person just because you don't like it, it highly affects the relationship. If the same continues to overrule a relationship then that's what we call an abusive or toxic relationship. This book is one which highly concentrates on this topic. The story revolves around Kashika, a 22 year old girl who is in such a toxic relationship with a guy called Vivaan for almost 2 years. He actually keeps her under his limitations and boundaries. He is highly dominating and doesn't let her do things withou

Lotus book review!!

 Lotus Book review 💯📖 ⭐ My Rating - 4.6/5⭐ The book " Lotus Land " is a Mythology book written by Author Bhuban Patra.  This is an unique story which dwells into the beauty and essence of architectures. The story is set in 1200 CE. This book talks on konark secret duology on first place.  The main character of the book is Bishnu Maharana. He is the main architect at the Konark temple whose life is explained deeply with notes to the architectures, history and his journey as a sculpture. This book is one of its kind where author has put a lot of efforts and I guess he must have made intense research about architecture and Konark sculptures.  He mesmerizes readers with the details that he gives on every single thing, that many of us failed to find about. The way this book is written brings out the imaginations of the actual scenes and architecture's beauty in front of our eyes. Special mentions on the title chosen for this book. An apt and elegant title and book cover. Ove

Author Interview with Jayant Swamy.

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Author Interview with Mr. JAYANT SWAMY!!  When did you first realize that you want to be a writer?    Writing is perhaps part of my genetic fabric. An avid reader since childhood, I was always enamored by the power of the written word and the intricacies of the English language. Several stories always swirled around in my head. When I was in college, I put pen on paper and wrote some of these stories. When I sent them off to popular magazines, there was no response.   Circa 1998. I was emigrating to the US. Vikram Seth had made it big on the international writing scene with his novel ‘A Suitable Boy’. I bought a copy of the book at the Bombay airport. A routine activity you would think, but one that changed my life. Reading that epic novel, one of the longest published, my writing dreams, also took flight.   The transition began thereafter – it was an organic process rather than an event. I enrolled myself for a Certificate Program in Literary Fiction at the University of W

HR- Super star Book review!!

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HR-Superstar book review!!  ⭐My rating - 4.8/5⭐ The book "HR - Super Star" is an amazing book for all aspirants who wish to make a career in HR field. I chose to read this book as I'm a MBA - HR student. I knew quite a few things related to this field but I'm not a pro. So I thought of gaining some knowledge through this book, but I actually gained more than I imagined. This book has 12 chapters which describes A-Z about HR. It starts with the introduction of what is HR and how it works. It brings out the valid points on why one should choose HR as a profession and deeply talks on how to shape ourself to be perfect HR. Further on, the book offers an insight of how an HR should be.. Be it at workplace, be it anywhere. Human mindset plays a major role and it is a key aspect of this field. Finally the book concludes by saying things that we never knew about this profession and about how to mark our name as HR- super star. This was indeed an important and informative book

Tales from the Himalayas!

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Tales from the Himalayas Book review 💯📖 ⭐ My Rating - 4. 5/5⭐ The book "Tales from the Himalayas" is a beautiful book written by Author  Priyanka Pradhan. This book is collection of 17 short stories set in Uttarakhand, few of it are based on true events. This book is written for young readers although it has a lot for adults too. This book is a delight which takes us in a ride through the journey back to our childhood. It leaves sparkles in ur mind while reading this book. All these stories are themed with the beauty of Nature, love, friendship, family and hope. It teaches many lessons and influences the readers on a good note. My personal favorite story is "The long lost Friend". Every story leaves a strong message in the end. The writing style was very good and it is beginner friendly. I love the colourful book cover and its title. I enjoyed the entire book. Overall it was a happy read, give it a try. 

Fixer book Review!

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 Fixer Book review 💯📖 ⭐ My Rating - 4/5⭐ The book " Fixer " is a fictional book written by Author Suman Dubey. This book is a suspense thriller which has unpredictable story line with twists and turns. It was completely engaging till the last page of the book. The book is of 3 divisions which consists of many chapters within them. Author has done much work behind the book as we could see many unknown facts and terms related to cricket in this book.  'The Fixer' talks about cricket which includes betting, mafia and politics. The protagonist Neil Upadhyay, is a former bowler of Indian cricket team who is from a rich family background. Though he was good at cricket, he quits for some reasons. He is someone who loves cricket crazily. He is in a situation where he has completely lost everything that he once had, a good family, his love, his family business and many more because of his love towards Cricket.  Now he wants to regain the reputation he had long back. At this

It's Punny, oops I mean funny!!

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  It's Punny, oops I mean funny!! Book review 💯 ⭐ My Rating - 4.8/5⭐ The book " It's punny, oops I mean funny " is a cool fiction written by Author Namita Das. This is her debut book yet she has done a great job with her professional writing style with great humor sense. This book is a collection of short stories which is highly relatable to the daily routine life, a normal couple go through. Anu, the main lead is a writer who is very ambitious. She wants her book to be a best seller but the problem is she needs a good plot to start with. Suddenly an idea strikes and when she started writing, she writes a series of episodes of her real life experience - with some humor mix. I smiled and even laughed at many pages. This book is something different from all other short stories I've read. I would appreciate the author for making us laugh with the power of her words. The writing style was very cool and easy to comprehend. The story was fast paced without any lag

Social love book review!!

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Social love Book review 💯📖 ⭐ My Rating - 4/5 ⭐ The book "Social Love" is a fictional story written by Author Adbhut, an young author. This book talks about Love, friendship, family and dreams. Author of this book is just 17years old,which I highly appreciate. This book is written in first person. The story is about Abeer, who is in a very good position now, narrates his life story from his point of view. During his schooling, he is trying to develop in his studies, he is a person who is very ambitious and has many goals. He has a best friend named Amaya, shortly called as Amu. Abeer narrates all the struggles he faced and the way he rised up to this position. He says that everything was different until one fine day when Ayesha came into his school life. Abeer, Amaya and Ayesha get close and became good friends. Ayesha, being a smart & charming girl changed his life completely and his life transformed into something that he never had imagined. Abeer has some feelings fo

Dawn the warrior princess!!

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Dawn - the warrior princess Book review 📖💯 ⭐My rating - 4/5⭐ The book " Dawn- the warrior princess of Kashmir" is a unique fantasy Novel written by Author Rakesh Kaul. Kashmir is a eye catchy place. What comes to our mind when we think about Kashmir? It's beauty and the border terrorism. Apart from that we forget to look deeper. This book brings out the other side of Kashmir. The story is set in 3000AD, which revolves around the girl - Dawn, a 16 year girl who is depicted as the only living girl in her kingdom. She has lived her life hiding at a Pod in trans - Himalayas. Where in she gets to see two strange creatures (Yuva & Kira) on her 16th birthday. This is were the story begins to be interesting. They ask her to battle the Troika, and claim her as a long lost princess. Their comes the part of a  Trio - Dushita (overlord), Alman (AI machine) and Arman (merciless pioneer), who have controlled everything so long. The story talks about an Apocalypse, the world is he

The Boy called Ambi Review

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 The boy called Ambi book review!! ⭐My rating - 4.3⭐ "The Boy Called Ambi" is super cool fiction written by Authors Gayathri Venkatesan and This book is a bit close to me, since it brought a lot of childhood memories back.  The Plot is about Ambi, a grown up who is sitting and thinking about his childhood. The story of his childhood memories are narrated smoothly.  He is a obedient boy with many siblings, whose family is shifting from Tirunelveli to Trichy for business purpose as they had a great need of money to run their big family. There were some tamil words included at places which I liked a lot. And the story is set in both South & North India. The story revolves around Ambi, whose childhood has huge difference from the current lifestyle. Author has beautifully portrayed his childhood and its scenario long back.  It in turn takes us back to the memory lane, which we treasure with pleasure. I personally felt happy and found myself smiling at places which reminded me