The Clockmaker by Paromita Goswami #BookReview

I have read Paromita’s books Shamsuddin’s Grave and Grow Up Messy and loved them both. I started reading The Clockmaker with high expectations. And they were definitely met. What I love about Paromita’s writing is the details. She is not only able to give the details of a scene physically but also the emotional turmoils…

The Truth and Lies of Ella Black by Emily Barr #BookReview

I had never read this author till I read the blurb in one of Penguin’s newsletters.  And the blurb pulled me right in.  I am grateful to Penguin who provided me a reader’s copy.   So, here is the blurb. Blurb I call her Bella because she is the dark side of me. Its’ Ella but…

Book Review : Brutal, Author : Uday Satpathy #BookReview

It was the comment by one of my favourite authors, Ravi Subramanian, which caught my eye on the cover of the book.  His comment was, ‘An Extraordinary Thriller.  A writer to watch out for.’  And I would totally agree with him.  Thanks Ravi for the recommendation. There is quite a lot of firsts behind this…