Book Review #74: Sattva Rajas Tamas

Name: Sattva Rajas Tamas: Legend of Kanishka, The Common-King, And His Crusade of FaithAuthor: Vivek WagleNo. of Pages: 238Genre: Fiction/Alternate MythologyPublisher: Leadstart Publishing Pvt. Ltd.Price: Rs. 249/-Published in: 2019 How did I get it? From the publisher. THE BLURB SAYS: Circa 800 BC: Merit or birth? Meritocracy or dynastic monarchy? King Sarthak of the mighty …

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Book Review #73: The Hidden History of BURMA

Name: The Hidden History of BURMAAuthor: Thant Myint-UNo. of Pages: 288Genre: History/PoliticsPublisher: Juggernaut BooksPrice: Rs. 699/-Published in: 2019 How did I get it? From the publisher. THE BLURB SAYS: In the early 2010s, Burma seemed to be in the midst of an astonishing transformation, from the darkest of dictatorships to a peaceful and prosperous democracy. …

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Book Review #72: The Last Hun

Name: The Last Hun - Forbidden Tale of King Mahira: The Most Brutal Man Who Ever LivedAuthor: Ashwin RazdanNo. of Pages: 194Genre: Historical FictionPublisher: Leadstart PublishingPrice: Rs. 199/-Published in: 2019 How did I get it? From the publisher. THE BLURB SAYS: Hun, the universal appellation for terror, was earned with brutality and blood. Legend has …

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Book Review #70: Chakra Warriors

Name: Chakra WarriorsAuthor: Mahendra JakharNo. of Pages: 488Genre: Fiction/ThrillerPublisher: Tara PressPrice: Rs. 399/-Published in: September 2019 How did I get it? From the publisher. THE BLURB SAYS: The Godfather of Mumbai, wracked by his son’s brutal death, has called Senior Inspector, Hawa Singh, to catch the killer. The Mastermind, an extremist, lured by the secret, …

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Book Review #68: Secret Notes From Iran – Diary of An Undercover Journalist

Name: Secret Notes From Iran - Diary of An Undercover Journalist Author: Nadim Siraj No. of Pages: 146 Genre: Non-fiction/Geopolitics/War/Iran Publisher: Platinum Press (an imprint of Leadstart Publishing) Price: Rs. 199/-  Published in: 2019    How did I get it? From the publisher.    THE BLURB SAYS:  Secret Notes From Iran is the first-person account …

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Book Review #67: The Misadventures of A Vet

Name: The Misadventures of A Vet Author: Rana Preet Gill No. of Pages: 250 Genre: Fiction/Fantasy/General Publisher: Inkstate Books (an imprint of Leadstart Publishing) Price: Rs. 249/-  Published in: 2019    How did I get it? From the publisher.    THE BLURB SAYS:    Rhea in her early thirties finally succumbs to the pressure of …

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Book Review #66: Prisoner of Yakutsk

Name: Prisoner of YakutskAuthor: Shreyas BhaveNo. of Pages: 288Genre: Fiction/Historical Thriller/Mystery/Netaji Publisher: Platinum Press (an imprint of Leadstart Publishing)Price: Rs. 399/-Published in: 2019 How did I get it? From the publisher. THE BLURB SAYS: What exactly happened to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose? • In 1945, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Leader of the INA leaves Singapore …

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Book Review #65: The New Dewtas: The Rise of Rudra

Name: The New Dewtas: The Rise of Rudra Author: Suraj Kothiyal No. of Pages: 222 Genre: Fiction/India/Street Narative Publisher: Inkstate Books (an imprint of Leadstart Publishing) Price: Rs. 249/-  Published in: 2018  How did I get it? From the author.  THE BLURB SAYS:   Neer, the head priest of the Himalayas, is troubled by the …

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Book Review #64: Pyjamas Are Forgiving

Name: Pyjamas Are Forgiving Author: Twinkle Khanna No. of Pages: 256 Genre: Fiction Publisher: Juggernaut Price: Rs. 325/-  Published in: 2018  How did I get it? From the publisher.  THE BLURB SAYS:  There sitting on that porch, that light-eyed man, a pitta like me, was my ex-husband and that woman whose inner element I was …

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