The Best of Us by Rishabh Bhatnagar is a coming of age story set around a writer who ends up at a law school only to find himself an odd one out. He doesn't want to conform, slog away mindlessly, and die.
Married on Paper by Akriti Sharma is the heartfelt story of a young couple, Dr Mishkat, a neuropsychologist, and Nasya, a successful actress. The two marry each other but unanimously prioritize their careers over staying together.
Long Run: A Paradise Augmented by T. Sathish is an exhilarating tale of Raghu who is obsessed with world finance. After obtaining continuous success in the world of trading early on in his life, he meets with an accident that renders him visually handicapped.
Let Love Take Over by Tomson Robert is a sweet and tad bit adventurous tale of Josh who grows up with a bitter memory. That memory goes on to shadow his future actions and mars his relationships.
Equations by Shivani Sibal is an intriguing tale of existing caste dynamics, lust for power and money, and love. Read the full review of this impressive debut here.
Nightwatchman Pvt Ltd by Naveen Kundra is a contemporary fiction set around Dhan Nagari, the Great State, and the power play. Read on to find more.
Letters to You by Myoho is a story set around two best friends - Disha and Kiah - who are struggling to come to terms with their sexuality.
The Silent Shot by Harshvardhan Rao is a contemporary thriller set around three friends, coming from different walks of life, and an arms deal
When the Wildflowers Bloom by Rupa Bhullar is an interesting tale of Tara who has been pushed to the brink of surviving her marriage. After an unfortunate event, which possibly looks like the last nail in the coffin, she decides to step out of her 17 years of marriage.
Behaya is a story of headstrong successful woman, Siya, who fights all odds, gets over her abusive marriage and finds a way out to leave her life, unabashedly.
Pursuit by Pooja Poddar Marwah is a contemporary romance fiction with a subtle thriller element rendering it an engaging tale. It revolves around a woman, Kate, wounded in love and her dreams of an enigmatic man.
Skeletons by Natalie Rodriguez is a thrilling tale rooted in mental illness and comes across as a fine sequel of its predecessor, Elephant. Check out the complete review here.
Prisoners of Secrets by Lata Gwalani is a heart-wrenchingly beautiful tale of Meera, Manuel, and Shankar, each guarding their own secrets. Check out the full review here.
Second Wind by Minal Arora is a spiritual romance fiction that follows Rahul as he searches for his lost love, Maaya. In his directionless quest, he comes to unveil himself and be one with his core.
Together We Were (W)hole by Namrata Gupta is a thrilling tale of love, deceit, and revenge that follows a strong-headed girl, Sanaya, and her lover, Siddharth.
Star-Crossed is a sweet and heart-warming tale of Avyan and Adah, who happen to work together at the NYT. Avyan falls head over heels in love with the beauty and brain of the fierce Adah.