First Sight

Rating: 1/5 Title: First SightAuthor: Danielle SteelGenre: Fiction, RomancePages: 310Publisher: Transworld PublishersISBN-13: 9780593063170 It was sometime during my college days that I read the one and only Danielle Steel book that I read (befire this one). Sadly, I dont remember the name of the book. But it was a good one and since then I have been wanting to try her books again. Her stories are usually … Continue reading First Sight

Chennaivaasi

Rating: 3.5/5 Title: ChennaivaasiAuthor: T.S. TirumurtiGenre: Fiction, RomancePages: 270Publisher: Harper Collins PublishersISBN-13: 9789350291016 Chennaivaasi is a book by the author T.S.Tirumurti. I read the summary and since it mentioned a TamBram boy, I thought I should give it a go (TamBram meaning a Tamil Brahmin). Being one myself, I found the story and its instances empathizing and closer to home. The story is about Ravi, a TamBram … Continue reading Chennaivaasi

Wise and Otherwise : A Salute to Life

Rating: 3.5/5 Title: Wise and Otherwise : A Salute to LifeAuthor: Sudha MurthyGenre: FictionPages: 232Publisher: Penguin BooksISBN-13: 9780143062226 Yet another splendid book by Sudha Murthy, this time with real incidents out of her experience closet. As is the case with the rest of her books that I’ve had the pleasure reading, this one too leaves the reader with a distinct humbleness and sometimes, with a disturbing truth. … Continue reading Wise and Otherwise : A Salute to Life