The Second Coming by Shubha Menon: Book Review

Book – The Second Coming
Author – Shubha Menon
ISBN – 978-93-5136-370-5
Type – Fiction/Humour
Published – 2014
Publisher – HarperCollins Publishers India
Number of pages – Paperback, 202
Price – ₹250/-

About the Book

A wedding planner who believes in fairytale weddings, Mini yearns for romance in her own marriage. The magic of the initial years has vanished, leaving behind a hunger that she tries to assuage with chocolates. Mini would love to change her situation, but she is over the hill, overweight and under confident. The chances of having a hot affair with a happening man are dim, if not non-existent.

An erstwhile royal scion decides to wed a Bollywood starlet and Mini is sent to Mumbai to plan the celebrations. The manager of the Mumbai office is young Rustom, the answer to Mini’s secret dreams. Goaded by Continue reading


Chained by Susanne Valenti: Book Review

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Book: Chained
Author: Susanne Valenti
Published: October 2015
Number of pages: EBook, 256

About the book:

Terrified of the contamination and the creatures it has created, humanity hides behind The Wall. No one knows what lies beyond the wasteland. Maya has never thought much about what might still be out there, lurking in the forgotten places. But when she’s thrust into the unknown, she is forced to Continue reading

Coke by Barun Chanda

About the Book

“Can you help me, please?”
Pradipta wheeled around.

Standing behind was an unusually attractive lady. She wore a dark blue, chiffon saree which set off her fair complexion even more. Other than a thin gold chain with a tear-drop pearl pendant on her neck, she wore no jewellery. Her lips were pale pink, with no lipstick. Only the dark make-up on her eyes made her look even more unfathomable.

 “You’re talking to me?”

Thus begins Coke, with this chance encounter Continue reading