Anam’s pen has a flair for infusing humour into the storytelling, which jogged at a steady pace
25 Sep 2021 11:26 PM
By the time I finished reading the first story, I had built up a voracious appetite for the remaining tales
11 Aug 2021 1:42 AM
During her visit to Banaras, Yamuna manages to sneak some family letters from her grandfather’s files
01 Aug 2021 2:10 AM
The book chronicles Daniel’s journey in life, from the jungle to civilisation, from childhood till his sixties
06 Dec 2020 10:03 AM
Book sales in India aren’t usually very high and the lockdown further plummeted these sales
14 Jun 2020 4:45 PM
The third protagonist is Aisha Oberoi, one of Delhi’s most iconic influencers with her popular lifestyle blog Every Delhi Girl.
27 Sep 2019 7:41 AM
These pioneers later came to planet Swarg, carrying with them the best of art and literature they had preserved when they left Earth.
11 Aug 2019 4:11 AM
From China following a new set of clues, Dhruv and Misha head to Kolkata. Sadly, they are just in time to see the third victim’s suicide.
04 Aug 2019 5:28 AM
The Curse of Anuganga is a historical fiction that transports readers to 403 CE and that too without a time-machine.
21 Jul 2019 3:30 AM
The reason being Susan’s parents want to give her better chances in life which studying and living in Canada will provide their only child.
20 May 2019 6:35 AM
The story starts with a gruesome triple homicide in a suburb of Mumbai which keeps the Mumbai police force guessing as to the identity of the killer.
21 Apr 2019 9:16 PM
The language is akin to the view from the top of a mountain, breathtaking in its rich imagery.
13 Jan 2019 1:02 AM
A story relevant for all times. A book I would urge people to read, a book worthy of being read more than once.
28 Oct 2018 12:57 AM
The book falls short of a literary masterpiece and that is not because of its flawed heroine.
30 Sep 2018 1:42 AM
The story is extremely readable, the credit for it goes to the decent writing style.
02 Sep 2018 12:10 AM
If the story was told only from Zarin’s point of view, the chances of monotony creeping in were high.
12 Aug 2018 12:51 AM
The slow pace of the book is a big letdown as are the innumerable characters who flit in and out of the story.
17 Jun 2018 1:38 AM
The second flashback is that of Sylvie’s, when her story takes precedence.
03 Jun 2018 2:07 AM
Usually, I am able guess the ending of a thriller halfway through the book, but here I couldn’t do so.
22 Apr 2018 2:21 AM
The two animals on the cover are the buffalo calves, Bela and Baadal, who are part of the last story, The Gift.
08 Apr 2018 1:39 AM