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Manuscript help, book reviews and author interviews

When She Went Away by Andaleeb Wajid

Sixteen year old Maria Suleiman wakes up one morning to find her mother missing. Their breakfasts are laid out on the dining table as are their packed school lunches. And … Continue reading

October 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Farthest Field: An Indian Story of the Second World War by Raghu Karnad

“It is said that the news of the world war reached Calicut along with the morning eggs….. The egg boy may have been told that rationing and shortages were expected, … Continue reading

October 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Bestseller She Wrote by Ravi Subramanian

A successful banker, popular writer, loving husband and father, Aditya Kapoor has it all. When he is invited to give a speech at his alma mater, IIM-Bengaluru, Aditya is confronted … Continue reading

October 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Interview with Henry Webb by Ines Rodrigues

Henry Webb just published his first novel, With The Children, the story of a 6th Grade teacher in a rough New York neighborhood in the late 60’s and early 70’s.He … Continue reading

October 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

What Golfers Read- Interview with Prabhdev Singh, founding editor Golf Digest India

In the words of Prabhdev Singh, “ I have played the game since I could walk, as my parents played golf too. I started writing on golf when I got … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

What Golfers Read!!!

Now if you are sitting opposite the 8th Hole green at the Royal Colombo Golf Club, sipping your favourite brew in the cool confines of the spacious verandah, the focus … Continue reading

October 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

The House That BJ Built by Anuja Chauhan- reviewed by Sapna Khajuria

What you are sure to get from a book by Anuja Chauhan are peppy dialogues, a crackling chemistry between the lead pair and some wicked humour to add to the … Continue reading

October 5, 2015 · 3 Comments