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Preeti’s Top 5 for 2014 is co-managed by Preeti Singh. She has worked as a Content Head, an Acquisitions Editor and a Project Manager with various publishing houses, including Disney Publishing, Popular Prakashan and … Continue reading

December 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Artika’s 5 for 2014

Artika Bakshi is the co-manager of An avid reader, Artika writes for various blogs on diverse topics. She runs a Facebook book club , Book Lover’s Retreat, with a … Continue reading

December 26, 2014 · 3 Comments

Arup Nanda’s Five

Arup Nanda is a senior director at Starwood Hotels and is an avid reader. He has co-authored 5 books on Oracle database, written 300+ articles in many publications including Oracle … Continue reading

December 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sandeep Sahney’s Five

Sandeep Sahney is currently the Head of Intercontinental region for Genzyme – a Sanofi company – and leads the operations in emerging markets. He has over 25 years of work … Continue reading

December 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interview with Himanjali Sankar, author of ‘Talking Of Muskaan’

Himanjali Sankar’s book ‘Talking Of Muskaan’ has generated a lot of interest – as a LGBT novel for young adults; it is of course much more than that. Himanjali has … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ambassador Louis W. M. Piët’s Five

      Ambassador Louis W. M. Piët is the Ambassador of the Kingdom of The Netherlands in Sri Lanka and accredited in the Maldives. His selection of books is … Continue reading

December 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interview with Amrita Chowdhury, author of Breach

The multi-talented Amrita Chowdhury is currently the Head of Harlequin Books in India. She holds engineering degrees from IIT Kanpur, UC Berkeley and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University. She … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Roll of Honour by Amandeep Sandhu

Literature based on acts of human atrocities against a race, community or caste often becomes an independent genre. For instance, Holocaust literature has influenced, if not defined, nearly every Jewish … Continue reading

December 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

Siddharth Banerjee’s Top 5

Siddharth Banerjee is currently the Country Marketing Director for Unilever in Sri Lanka. My top 5 Fiction books 1) The Three Musketeers – Alexandre Dumas 2) The Guns of Navarone … Continue reading

December 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interview with Akhil Sharma

Akhil Sharma is the author of Family Life and An Obedient Father, winner of the PEN/Hemingway Award. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Best American Short … Continue reading

December 12, 2014 · Leave a comment