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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

India On My Platter by Saransh Goila

” For butter chicken….my soulmate For Grandpa’s special dum aloo… I still miss both every Sunday For my forever hungry family For India….. because we have chaat”.…..Saransh Goila’s India On … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Interview with Kaushik Barua

Kaushik Barua is the winner of the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar award for his first book, Windhorse, published by HarperCollins India in 2013. He is currently based in Rome, where he … Continue reading

July 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kaushik Barua’s Windhorse

While Kaushik Barua’s No Direction Rome failed to reach out(to me), his debut novel Windhorse connects from page one. Set in Tibet, India and Nepal against the backdrop of the Tibetan struggle,the book follows … Continue reading

July 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Kaushik Barua’s No Direction Rome

“Life is a lot like Kim Kardashian. There’s no reason to it. There’s no point to it. But it’s there”….. quoted from No Direction Rome. Now I really don’t know which … Continue reading

July 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Special Lassi by Amrita Chatterjee

“There is a reason why so many books and movies are dedicated to road trips; because it’s an experience that money cannot buy. You can’t book a road trip online … Continue reading

June 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Flood of Fire by Amitav Ghosh

Amitav Ghosh is a master story-teller, and over and over again, he has proven that beautiful writing  takes the reader into a world that is, under ordinary circumstances way beyond … Continue reading

May 26, 2015 · Leave a comment