the good book corner

Manuscript help, book reviews and author interviews

The Pomegranate Peace, Rashmee Roshan Lall

When she arrives in Afghanistan, the young State Department employee is excited that she will get to taste authentic Afghani food. It is never served but she strikes up a … Continue reading

February 27, 2015 · 2 Comments

I Am the Lion by Andrew Toy

“Dorothy can’t get home, but I have a place to live, and I have a Dad………The Tinman has no heart but I want to cry whenever I am alone……….. I … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Petu Pumpkin Tooth Troubles by Arundhati Venkatesh

Seven year old Pushkin, aka Petu wants to become a member of the Gap Club, but he must lose something very important to get its membership. In the meantime, the … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Priya Agrawal’s Five

Priya Agrawal is the Founder Director of Antarang Foundation, an NGO that works with disadvantaged youth, trains them in core employability skills and connects them to employment opportunities. 5 books … Continue reading

February 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dancing with Demons by Nidhie Sharma

When I got my hands on Nidhie Sharma’s “Dancing with Demons”, I was excited. Growing up, I loved Mills & Boons and then went off them totally for years. Jyoti … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Submission by Amy Waldman

Amy Waldman’s debut novel “The Submission” was published ten years after the cataclysmic events that pulverised the very symbol of American supremacy- the World Trade Center. 9/11┬áis described as the … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

How To Be a Heroine, Samantha Ellis

Samantha’s Jewish parents escaped persecution from Baghdad and arrived in London to settle into their new lives. Yet, they brought with them not only the memories of a life gone … Continue reading

February 18, 2015 · 1 Comment

Don’t Let Him Know, Sandip Roy

After decades Romola comes back to the US to stay with her son and his family. Her son Amit discovers an old love letter that he believes was addressed to … Continue reading

February 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chatting with a writer of romance – Leena Varghese

Leena Varghese is a freelance illustrator who dabbles in writing among a few other crazy, creative ventures. She loves to experiment with various media including oils, watercolours and pastels. She … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · 4 Comments

Chatting with a writer of romance – Adite Banerjie

Adite Banerjie is a screenwriter and published author. Growing up in a home with a filmmaker dad who worked in the world’s largest film industry (yes, Bollywood!) and a voracious … Continue reading

February 15, 2015 · 2 Comments