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Manuscript help, book reviews and author interviews

An Almond for a Parrot by Wray Delaney

…I was not brought up in a Christian way and wasn’t much impressed by all I heard. If God was the head of the family, I thought he was a … Continue reading

September 30, 2017 · 1 Comment

Paris for One and Other Stories by Jojo Moyes

“Less is More” This 19th century proverbial phrase first appeared in 1855, in Robert Browning’s Andrea del Sarto. In a world of stand-alone novels, trilogies and series, novellas and short stories … Continue reading

March 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Perfect Landing by Jyoti Singh

Jyoti Singh’s Perfect Landing releases today, May7th,2016. In Perfect Landing , the diminutive Captain Sara Jena’s flight path collides with the suave scion of the Khanna Conglomerate, Samrat Khanna and she … Continue reading

May 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick

“He was once Arthur Pepper, beloved husband of Miriam and devoted dad to Dan and Lucy. It was so simple. But now he said that to himself, it sounded like … Continue reading

March 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Portable Veblen by Elizabeth McKenzie

“…….By thirty, she had managed to put away the simmering loneliness of childhood, finding relief in things outside herself, such as in skillfully tending family members who were scattered and … Continue reading

March 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

Jonathan Unleashed by Meg Rosoff

‘My life is stuck and you’ve just got to do something to get yourself free. Anything.’…..from Jonathan Unleashed. Jonathan suffers from Weltschmerz and his work and love life cannot be worse than they already are. … Continue reading

January 23, 2016 · 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

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

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