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Hallowed Ties | Sudatta Mukherjee | Book Review

Hallowed Ties by Sudatta Mukherjee is a coming-of-age story of Lily who grows up with dreams in her eyes. She loves Calcutta but believes that her escape from patriarchal norms would only be to seek education. She moves to London and then life further takes her around Cambridge and Melbourne.

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Behind the Blinds | Urvi Momaya | Book Review

Behind the Blinds by Urvi Momaya is a story set around Kaira, a headstrong girl and aspiring journalist, who is intent to make it in her career. She bumps into an enigmatic guy, Vivan, who is new to the city of dreams.

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The Mad’eiloscope | Charu | Book Review

The Mad'eiloscope by Charu (pen name) is a dark and heavy hanging tale of Raj who suffers from the punitive attitude of the society toward those who lose their social power position. Raj bumps into a woman, Manorama, and together, they try to travel in the darker alleys of Raj's life and mind.

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A Life without Pants | Somesh Mittal | Book Review

A Life without Pants by Somesh Mittal is a book that sheds light on the numerous paradoxes pervading our lives. It talks about each one of them to explain their existence and significance.

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On a Voyage with the Greats | Satyendra Singh | Book Review

On a Voyage with the Greats by Satyendra Singh is a collection of three notable journeys undertaken by Swami Vivekananda, Mahatma Gandhi, and Subhash Chandra Bose. The three pillars of modern Indian history that contributed significantly in the pre-Independence days and led by example.

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I Hear the Black Raven: A Petite Memoir | Claire Ishi Ayetoro | Book Review

I Hear the Black Raven by Claire Ishi Ayetoro is a memoir that traces tough years of growing up and the lessons learnt. In this 'petite memoir,' Claire lays bare the significant events of her life, the ones that witnessed her pain and fall.

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The Man Who Learnt to Fly But Could Not Land | Thachom Poyil Rajeevan | Book Review

The Man Who Learnt to Fly But Could Not Land, written originally in Malayalam by Thachom Poyil Rajeevan and translated into English by P.J. Mathew, is essentially a poignant account of a writer and activist, KTN Kottoor, hailing from the Malabar region in pre-Independence years.

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Barefoot Souls by Randeep Dhillon Mand

Barefoot Souls is a collection of short stories curated by Randeep Dhillon Mand. Mand is involved in her venture, The Fable Garden, where she revives the enthusiasm of young minds to tell stories. This book comprises wonderful stories written by the champs of age group 8-14.

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Des Vu | Swapna Sanchita | Book Review

Des Vu by Swapna Sanchita is a collection of 42 poems, each catering to a different taste of theme and style of poetry. There is love, longing, self-doubt, pain that comes up well in Sanchita's words.

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In Silence She Fought | Lucille Navarro | Micro-poetry

In Silence She Fought by Lucille Navarro is a collection of musings that revolve around hurting and healing. Divided into four parts - At war with yourself, breaking point, healed wounds, and thoughts for tea - this collection comforts the souls.

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You’ll Always be my Favourite What If by Tshree

'You'll always be my favourite what if' by author Tshree is a contemporary romance novel set around Avyansh and Amisha who have drifted apart due to bitter encounter

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A Slice of Life | Smita Das Jain | Book Review

A Slice of Life by Smita Das Jain is a collection of short stories peppered with raw emotions and simplicity integral to each one of them. Stories that are woven meticulously for them to intrigue their readers in as many ways as possible.

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राष्ट्रवाद – अंत मानवता का

राष्ट्रवाद - अंत मानवता का पांच भागों में विभाजित है. हर भाग राजनीति के शास्त्र में सुधार की मांग करता है. हर भाग देश के पतन पर रौशनी डालते हुए सत्ता में बैठे लोगों से सवाल करता है.

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Urban Chronicles 2 by Nita Bajoria – A Graphic Novel’s Review

Urban Chronicles 2 by Nita Bajoria is a graphic collection of three stories that revolve around parenthood. Each story has a critical issue that it discusses very well and gives a beautiful lesson in the end.

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The Artists | Amit Anand | Book Review

The Artists by Amit Anand is a story of three individuals - Sahana, Aarav, and Manvita - who are artists in their respective ways. The stories explore their personal journeys that lead them into finding their truest selves.