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Book Review: Blink: The Power of thinking without thinking

“We have, as human beings, a storytelling problem. We're a bit too quick to come up with explanations for things we don't really have an explanation for.” ― Malcolm Gladwell, Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking Author: Malcolm Gladwell Pages: 275... Continue Reading →

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Book Review: Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer

"Perhaps life is like that: slippery, elusive, impossible to get a hold on. The difference between this moment and the next is only one of awareness. . . Yet we drift from morn till night, from day through week through... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Sing Unburied Sing

"I sit, cross my arms. It makes my breast stick out a little. I remember the horror of them coming in, budding like little rocks when I was ten. How those fleshy knots felt like a betrayal. Like someone had... Continue Reading →

Author in Focus: Han Kang

“Is it true that human beings are fundamentally cruel? Is the experience of cruelty the only thing we share as a species? Is the dignity that we cling to nothing but self-delusion, masking from ourselves the single truth: that each... Continue Reading →

Non Fiction November: Reading Recommendations

"The most deeply personal of my works are non-fiction works because there I am talking about myself very directly"- Paul Aster "Every successful piece of non fiction should leave the reader with one provocative thought that he or she didn't... Continue Reading →

Book Review:In a Foreign Land By Chance

"I understood myself only after I destroyed myself. And only in the process of fixing myself, did I know who I really was"- Sade Andria Zabala   Author:  Nabaneeta Dev Sen Translated by: Soma Das No of pages: 144 Publisher:... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Fine Balance

Tragic, touches the deepest recess of your heart, shatters and enthralls you. Triumph of storytelling.  Author:  Rohinton Mistry No of pages: 612 Publisher: Faber and Faber  Format: Paperback Language: English Genre: Fiction  About the book: The book is set in... Continue Reading →

Book Review: What after money and fame

How can one remain motivated even after attaining heights of success? What is the meaning of success after all? How much money is enough? Well, the book aims to answer all theses questions by conversing with people who are some... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The King’s Harvest

Edgy, nerve wracking, engaging and brutally honest Author:  Chetan Raj Shrestha No of pages: 150 Publisher: Aleph Book Company Format: Paperback Language: English Genre: Fiction  About the book: The book is a collection of two novellas The king's harvest and An... Continue Reading →

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