The meticulous and extensive research of the author is praise worthy as is also her writing skills which makes reading this book like reading a fairy tale; very smooth and very intriguing at the same time.
'Grand Delusions' is not a chronological history of Kolkata. It is an assortment of history, geography, art, culture, cinema, people, entertainment and nostalgia, which define the city.
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‘Through the Killing Glass’ is the second book in the Alice series. The zombies, who once had terrorised the people of Delhi, are now tamed and in control of Alice. But, is this the calm before a storm?
A compelling yet humorous account of what an Indian woman has to go through to be able to get a divorce.
"In books I have travelled, not only to other worlds, but into my own."
I always suffer from book hangover.
All of the world’s greatest scientists are working together on a secret project. Someone wants them dead. Why?
Malik Kafur, the General of Khilji, had stashed away vast treasures looted in India. The hunt for this lost treasure is on. The winner will become the King of the World. A great blend of history and action.
'The Thorough Check' is based on the sensitive subject of religious intolerance and divide, and the treatment of minorities in India.
In ‘The Prisoner’, Hamid has brilliantly described the city of Karachi, in all its beauty and ugliness; not only the by-lanes, crowded markets, road-side kebabs, but also the corruption, politics, mafia, kidnappings and prostitution.
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Controversial title, true story and candid narration. This book is the biopic of a woman belonging to the oldest profession in the world. A must read book.