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Review: "The Blue Umbrella" by Ruskin Bond
Book: The Blue Umbrella  Author:  R uskin Bond Type: Fiction  Pages: 82 Publishing House: Rupa Publication There were three things that prompted me to order this book: 1.  Ruskin Bond 2. Catchy Title 3. My Amazon pay balance was just a bit more than its pri...
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Review: "Bookless In Baghdad" by Shashi Tharoor
Book: Bookless In Baghdad Author: Shashi Tharoor  Type: Non-Fiction  Pages- 236  Publishing House: Penguin Books The book is divided into 5 parts: 1. Inspirations 2. Reconsiderations 3. The Literary Life 4. Appropriations 5. Interrogations There are 40 arti...
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This New York Times Bestseller has got 3 parts: Part 1: What Grit is and Why it matters. Part 2: Growing Grit from the Inside Out. Part 3: Growing Grit from the Outside In. If we go by the definition of Grit on web, it means mental toughness and courage. Bu...
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It is a collection of 14 early stories and a farce in 2 acts. The act is quite satirical and based of during the times of emergency in India. The act revolves around the story of Kutta who goes on to become a man after a surgery. The act is quite nice and w...
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Review: "Start With Why" by Simon Sinek
Book:  Start with Why Author:   Simon Sinek Type: Non-Fiction  Pages- 225 Publishing house: Portfolio Penguin There are 6 parts of this book. Part 1: A world that doesn’t start with why Part 2: An alternative perspective Part 3: Leaders need a following Par...
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Fighters Fight
There is this heart. It's aching. You want to get rid of that feeling. But you can’t. The more you fight, the more you will fall for it. Let it be there. Practice living along with that ‘feeling’. There is nothing much that you can do. But it's not the wors...
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Fighters Fight
There is this heart. It's aching. You want to get rid of that feeling. But you can’t. The more you fight, the more you will fall for it. Let it be there. Practice living along with that ‘feeling’. There is nothing much that you can do. But it's not the wors...
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Review: "The Oath of the Vayuputras" by Amish
Book:  The Immortals of Meluha Author:   Amish Type: Fiction  Pages- 371 Publishing house: Westland Press Book:  The Immortals of Meluha There are too many characters. You had it in the 2 nd part itself. You have already laden your mind with those. Along wi...
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Truth is not always true
There is an
old Indian story about Truth. It seems that in ancient times a brash young
warrior sought the hand of a beautiful princess. The King, her father, thought
the warrior was a bit too cocksure and callow; he told him he could only marry
the princess...
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Review: "The Secret of the Nagas" by Amish
Book:  The Immortals of Meluha Author:   Amish Type: Fiction  Pages- 371 Publishing house: Westland Press This is the second book in the series and just like the previous one, doesn’t disappoint you a bit. The characters are more vivid but there are too man...
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