• Books-U Write I Say,  Romance

    Book Review- A Broken Man by Akash Verma

    What’s our country like? Look beyond the glitz and glamour of the metros, and you would find a nation plagued by discrimination, caste systems and political skirmishes. And bringing out these very shades of the country is Akash Verma’s love saga – A Broken Man. Akash Verma, based out of Gurgaon, India has authored two bestsellers till now- It Happened that Night and Three Times Loser. His work has taken him across…

  • Books-U Write I Say,  Romance

    Book Review: It Happens For a Reason by Preeti Shenoy

    Preeti Shenoy- Yes, she is an author I have been hearing a lot about. Her books are being discussed in the online circuit, she’s been nominated for the Forbes List of the 100 most influential celebrities of India since 2013 and, she is a blogger-turned-author. Ah ha! Now this last bit of info made me sit up. And I read “It Happens for a Reason”! (Yawn Yawn Yawn….) Let’s get…

  • Books-U Write I Say,  Romance

    Yashodhara Lal- There’s Something About You

    Ok So I have been doing a whole lot of reading lately. Thanks to my kids who have been exceptionally well-behaved for some time now and the lovely chill weather of Delhi. Just tuck into bed in a warm blanket with a book—it is a great feeling. And this time, I picked up the glossy looking third book of Yashodara Lal – “There’s Something about You”. The title did remind…

  • Books-U Write I Say,  Popcorn Zone,  Romance

    Just Married Please Excuse – Yashodhara Lal

    “Where is the sticky stuff we make rotis with?” There was a moment of silence. Vijay put his arm around me gently. “I know you haven’t cooked before. But please tell me you know that atta doesn’t come readymade in the form you use for rotis?” I had a hearty laugh as I read these lines. I was on a 15 hour train journey from Delhi to Jaisalmer. The temperatures…