Book #15
Book Reviews, Polkajunction

Book #15

Short stories are always captivating.They are like the instant noodles – Quick yet highly satisfying. So, when I got an opportunity to read the book “Encounters – Someone’s Always Waiting” by Sumana Khan, I grabbed: both the opportunity and the book with both hands! I have been sent a paperback copy of this book by …

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Spotlight of the book ‘Wrong Means Right End’

  Wrong Means Right End   by  Varsha Dixit    Blurb  Readers fell in love with Sneha and Nandini, two best friends who stuck to each other through heartbreak and joy in the bestselling novel, Right Fit Wrong Shoe. Now they are back in a delightful sequel that follows the two women as they begin …

Encounters
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Encounters

This blog illuminates and focuses on the books : a book lover like me can look forward to indulge and relish in the coming future. Disclaimer : ‘In Focus’ is being used to promote good literature. I am not being compensated monetarily for the same. (Spotlights are in no way endorsements for money by me) …

Book #14
Book Reviews, Polkajunction

Book #14

The book : ‘The Leadership Sutra- An Indian Approach To Power’ by well-known author and mythologist Devdutt Pattanaik , was sent by the Publishers in exchange for my honest review. For a person like me who has always believed that the ‘Bhagavad Gita’ is the best self-help / management book possible and never believed in …

varanavat
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Book Review : Tunnel of Varanavat

Light at the end of the Tunnel I have been fascinated by the ‘Mahabharata’ since childhood. So, when I was given an option to choose a book for review by the publishers, I opted for the book ‘Tunnel of Varanavat: Mahabharata Reimagined’ by Gautam Chikermane and here is an honest review of the same. Book …

Book#12
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Book#12

‘Rich people have it all easy’,’Money and Fame bring happiness’,’A marriage is sealed, after one successfully overcomes the ‘seven year itch’- are facts which we hear people around us repeating at length.But are these facts-truth or myth? ‘An Autograph for Anjali’ by Sundari Venkatraman is an attempt to dwell into all these presumptions to bring …

Cochin/Kochi/Ernakulum
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Cochin/Kochi/Ernakulum

Week#1 Trail Hearing the name of ‘Kerala’ evokes images of infinite coconut trees, greenery n scenery all around and the soothing backwaters. So, when I got to know that we shall be in Cochin for some weeks as part of a holiday-cum-work trip, I was pretty excited. We landed at Kochi in the month of …

Book Reviews, Polkajunction

Finding Home by Lauren Westwood : Book Review

Finding Home by Lauren Westwood felt like the book I might relate to as I have been always interested in the vintage aspects of homes, places and things.The older the ‘period piece’ the more intriguing is the story associated. Hence, I opted for Finding Home and here is an honest review of the same. Book Title: …

Book Review : I Made a Booboo – PolkaJunction
Book Reviews, Polkajunction

Book Review : I Made a Booboo – PolkaJunction

I opted to receive ‘I made a Booboo’ by Shivangi Sharma as a review copy from Rupa Publications, in exchange for an honest review. And below is the review of this hilarious book. A Journal of Déjà vu moments The title and the book cover, both are humorous and apt to the content of the …