Monthly Archives: June 2016

Declaring Breakdowns by Sameer Dua – Book Review

Declaring Breakdowns

BY: SAMEER DUA

Synopsis:

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Each one of us, in every area of our life, has an almost certain, probable, default future. But is this future acceptable?

This book provides a simple 6-step framework to actively create a future of one’s choice. It gives an insight into several generative leadership distinctions which, when practised, have the potential of having a significant positive impact on performance.

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The Story Of The Dead by A C Raja – Book Review

The Story Of The Dead

BY: A C RAJA

Synopsis

The novel takes its plot from the usually unnoticed cremation ground that is located at the centre of a thickly-populated city of Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala. A story weaved within a story, The Story of the Dead is a simple narrative where the wise Ollu gives voice to the silenced- to those individuals who were not strong enough to fight their own battles against corruption, social discrimination, and several other evil practises. The author beautifully manages to throw some light on the essential values of life and provide a brief insight into the basic principles of the Hindu philosophy. The Story of the Dead, which stems from the spiritual aura of Shri A. C. Raja, raises a new platform for Malayalam literature.

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Once In A Lifetime; Happens Again – Book Review

Once In A Lifetime; Happens Again

BY: LOVELY KUMARI & ASHISH KUMAR MALL

Synopsis:

How far can a girl go to make a guy like her? Meet Ashwin. Know his deepest desires. Nothing more than being in love, and not being hurt in the process. Know Ankita, his best friend, his confidant. What will happen when, not just one, but both of Ashwin’s consecutive crushes, think he is playing a puppet master? Fate, as usual, has its own way.

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April 2016 AtoZ Blogging Challenge by Novemberschild – Review

April 2016 AtoZ Blogging Challenge

BY: NOVEMBERSCHILD

Synopsis:

This ebook is author’s attempt to present her thoughts in the form of a book that she had expressed while taking AtoZ Blogging Challenge for 2016. In her own words:

“My theme for April is not fixed. I am going to just think of some RANDOM topic which comes in my mind with that day’s alphabet and write the post. I have a lot of opinions. I speak my mind without sugar coating. I like being random. I search for the unknown and I want to experience everything from the depths of despair to the temples of ecstasy. I am addicted to writing. I don’t measure success in dollars. I work every day to become a better person, a person who helps others. If you are contented with the way things are in the world, then don’t fall into my path, unless you are on board with the revolution! Always be the change you wish to see.”

Invoked: Hymns of War by Karan Bhatia – Book Review

Invoked: Hymns of War

BY: KARAN BHATIA

Synopsis:

Krishna is a common man, leading a simple and content life with his wife, daughter and parents. A twisted accident leaves the family shattered and exposed to attacks from the netherworld. The attacks are the small, but integral pieces of the bigger picture.

As the family fights back and Krishna struggles to prove himself as the man of the house, the darkest chapters from his past re-open, unleashing a torrent of pain and desolation. Krishna decides to embark on a spiritual journey to save his family.

Does he succeed?

How does his journey affect the impending war?

Invoked is the first book of the Hymns of War series.

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