Book Review: Confessions of a Virgin Bride

By Akansha Author: Khushwant Singh Published: 7 June 2018 Genre : Non fiction, Indian Culture, Biography Pages: 101 My Review:   “A woman’s purity doesn’t lie in her vagina, but in her heart”. During a business or a research meeting the author comes across a gynaecologist Dr. Raghunandini Mehta, who wanted his services to take her business to next level, and to … Continue reading Book Review: Confessions of a Virgin Bride

Book Review: The Palace of Illusions

Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni Genre: Mythological fiction. Published: 2008 Pages: 360 My Rating: 5/5 Summary:     “Be taken back to a time that is half-history, half-myth, and wholly magical…” “Narrated by Panchaali, the wife of five Pandava brothers, The Palace of Illusions finally gives a woman’s take on the timeless tale that is Mahabharata. Tracing … Continue reading Book Review: The Palace of Illusions

Book Review: Home and the World (Ghare Baire)

Author: Rabindranath Tagore Genre: Autobiographical fiction Published: 1916(in Bengali), 1919(in English). Edition: Penguin Modern Classics, Published 2005. Pages: 216 My Rating: ****4/5 Summary:  “Set against the backdrop of the partitionof Bengal by the British in 1905, Home and the World is the story of a young zamindar Nikhilesh, his educated and sensitive wife Bimala, and … Continue reading Book Review: Home and the World (Ghare Baire)