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My Father is a Hero | Nishant Kaushik | Book Review

January 24, 2017

My Father is a Hero | Nishant Kaushik | Book ReviewBy Sankalpita

PLOT: 3.5/5

CHARACTERS: 3.5/5

WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5

CLIMAX: 3/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5

I picked up this book because the name suggested a different storyline and to be honest the title got me a bit intrigued. I was sent a copy of this book by Srishti Publishers …

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Anything To Look Hot | Jas Kohli | Book Review

December 30, 2015

Anything to Look Hot | Jas Kohli | Book Review

By Sankalpita

PLOT: 3/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3/5

CLIMAX: 2.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5

A lot has been said and heard about plastic surgery and the people who undergo it but all this has reached us mainly through the grapevine. In this book Jas Kohli, a renowned …

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When The Heavens Smiled | Ritesh Arora | Book Review

December 17, 2015

When The Heavens Smiled | Ritesh Arora | Book Review

By Sankalpita

PLOT: 3/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3/5

CLIMAX: 3.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5

On the onset this seems to be like your regular girl meets the guy kind of book however once you go deeper, this book is just not a college type romance, it has much more to off…

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AMISHA SETHI | Author Interview

November 1, 2015

She is an executive scholar from Kellogg School of Management and holds an MBA Degree in Marketing. She was awarded the "Young Women Rising Star" at the World Women Leadership Congress 2014 and has received numerous other awards and recognition. She is none other than the very talented Amisha Sethi …

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It Doesn't Hurt To Be Nice | Amisha Sethi | Book Review

September 19, 2015

By Sankalpita

SUBJECT: 3/5

RESEARCH: 3/5

RELEVANCE: 3.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5

We all our so full of ourselves these days. Our hands and plates are always full, so much so that we never really have time to look back at what we intended to achieve initially and where we are st…

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Googled By God | Pulkit Ahuja | Book Review

September 3, 2015

Googled By God | Pulkit Ahuja | Book Review

By Sankalpita

PLOT: 3.5/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5

CLIMAX: 4/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 4/5

Financial thrillers are increasingly gaining acceptance in the Indian literary markets and why not? Given the kick they provide and the way they are written, they are sure to …

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Ready..Steady..Exit | PC Balasubramanian | Book Review

August 20, 2015

Ready..Steady..Exit | PC Balasubramanian | Book ReviewBy Sankalpita

PLOT: 3/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3/5

CLIMAX: 3.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5

I am sure you all must have heard of the books “Grand Brand Rajini” and “Rajini’s Punchtantra”. These books just like the one in question was written by the bestselling author PC …

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I'm Not Twenty Four...I've Been Nineteen For Five Years | Sachin Garg | Book Review

June 18, 2015

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By Sankalpita

PLOT: 3.5/5

CHARACTERS: 3.5/5

WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5

CLIMAX: 3/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5

Sachin Garg has to his credit a number of best-selling books including “It’s First Love… Just Like The Last One”, “Never Let Me Go”, “Come On Inner Peace! : I Don’t Have A…

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With a Pinch of Salt | Jas Anand | Book Review

September 6, 2014

With a Pinch of Salt Jas Anand Book ReviewBy for Srishti Publishers

SUBJECT: 3/5

RELEVANCE: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 2.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 2.5/5

In this ever increasing competitive world of today, when most of us are running the rat race, it is always good to have a little dose of humor sprinkled between our daily chores. …

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An Affair to Remember | Harkeerat Anand | Book Review

August 9, 2014

an affair to remember harkeerat anand book reviewBy Sarthak for Srishti Publishers

PLOT: 2.5/5

CHARACTERS: 2.5/5

WRITING STYLE: 4/5

CLIMAX: 2.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 2.5/5

 "Its only after we've lost everything that we are free to do anything"

- Tyler Durden (Fight club)

 Unfortunately Harkeerat failed to do so, rather than trying t…

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Far Beyond the Dead End | Saikat Baksi | Book Review

June 5, 2014

far beyond the dead end saikat baksi book review

By for Saikat Baksi

PLOT: 3.5/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5

CLIMAX: 3/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3.5/5

As Indians, we are all proud of the fact that our motherland has been the home to one of the world’s oldest civilizations; the Indus Valley civilization. The fact that,…

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A Dilli-Mumbai Love Story | Abhimanyu Jha | Book Review

April 23, 2014

a dilli mumbai love story abhimanyu jha book review

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PLOT: 3.5/5

CHARACTERS: 3.5/5

WRITING STYLE: 3/5

CLIMAX: 3.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5

Love is the single most reason which can be attributed to most of our actions. We do what we do because somewhere, someone whom we so dearly love, will be benefitting from our actions. So…

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Untruly Yours 101 Lies | Subhadip Chakraborty | Book Review

January 21, 2014

untruly your 101 lies subhadip chakraborty book review

By  for Subhadip Chakraborty

PLOT: 3/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3/5

CLIMAX: 3/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5

When a person decides to write his or her first book, there are probably two schools of thought. One is where the person is really looking forward to making a career in writin…

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When You Became My Life | Anshul Sharma | Book Review

December 30, 2013

when you became my life anshul sharma book review

By  for Srishti Publishers

PLOT: 2/5

CHARACTERS: 2.5/5

WRITING STYLE: 3/5

CLIMAX: 2.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 2.5/5

I was really happy when I received this book from Shrishti Publishers; reason was that the author and I had something in common, and as any mortal being would have…

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The Storm in My Mind | Ayaan Basu | Book Review

November 23, 2013

the storm in my mind ayaan basu book review

By  for Srishti Publishers

PLOT: 2/5

CHARACTERS: 2.5/5

WRITING STYLE: 2.5/5

CLIMAX: 2/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 2.5/5

There are many people who hate Chetan Bhagat, his books and his style of writing. I would not go as far as saying that I’m a fan but I definitely respect the man. He bro…

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The Jadoo of Your Love | S.R. Saha | Book Review

November 21, 2013

the jadoo of your love saha book review

By  for Srishti Publishers

PLOT: 3/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5

CLIMAX: 3/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5

Grab your coffee, sit down and read this book. You are definitely in for a big surprise. The time I received this book, I never thought much of it. But as I sat down t…

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My Beloved's MBA Plans | Disha | Book Review

September 30, 2013

my beloveds mba plans disha book review

By  for Srishti Publishers

SUBJECT: 3.5/5

RESEARCH: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 3/5

RELEVANCE: 4/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 3/5

“The challenge of work-life balance is without question one of the most significant struggles faced by modern man” said Mr. Stephen Covey, a coveted author and…

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The Guardians of Karma | Mohan Vizhakat | Book Review

September 7, 2013

the guardians of karma mohan vizhakat book review

By  for Srishti Publishers

PLOT: 3.5/5

CHARACTERS: 2.5/5

WRITING STYLE: 3.5/5

CLIMAX: 2.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 2.5/5

Mythology is a subject of interpretation. Indian mythologies like Ramayana and Mahabharata have been decoded and re-written many times and in many different ways ov…

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The Paperback Badshah | Abhay Nagarajan | Book Review

August 12, 2013

the paperback badshah abhay nagarajan book review

By for Srishti Publishers

PLOT: 2/5

CHARACTERS: 3/5

WRITING STYLE: 2.5/5

CLIMAX: 2.5/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 2.5/5

Sankalpita had earlier reviewed Abhay Nagarajan’s “Corporate Atyaachaar” on BookGeeks, and she was not very generous with her review. I had even questioned her becaus…

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If the Earth should move | Deepa Agarwal | Book Review

July 23, 2013

if the earth should move deepa agarwal book review

By for Deepa Agarwal

PLOT: 3.5/5

CHARACTERS: 4/5

WRITING STYLE: 4.5/5

CLIMAX: 4/5

ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 4.5/5

Of late, I have been reading an awful lot of short stories, something I have always tried to keep away from. Not for me the small plots that get over in 10 pages, unless of cour…

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