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The Palace of Illusions | Book Review #ishithaa

The book, The Palace of Illusions is in the shortest explanation, Mahabharata as seen from Draupadi’s perspective. The book showcases the characters in a human avatar rather than as gods and powerful beings in the actual mythology. The book takes us through Draupadi’s journey, how she came to possess her home, also known as The …

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Ready For The World: Driver’s Education | Book Review

Book Review: Ready For The World: Driver’s Education Ready for the World: Driver’s Education, written by Charmeljun Gallardo is set in the mid-1980s, and is about a boy Brandon who is entering his 10th grade. Typical of children at that age, the book talks about Brandon and his friends driving to their school, finding themselves …

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Book Review: A Fiction Writer’s Guide to Self-Editing Part 1 #ishithaa @thebhavyeah

EDITING BOOTCAMP: A FICTION WRITER’S GUIDE TO SELF-EDITING PART 1 (TBC WRITER’S TOOLKIT BOOK 11) by Dola Basu Singh Blurb: A Fiction Writer’s Guide to Self-Editing Part 1 (TBC Writer’s Toolkit Book 11)   Looking to self-publish on a low budget but can’t compromise on quality? Want to polish your book before querying an agent? …

Book Review, Review, Romance, TBC

Love.exe by Manju Nambiar #Ishithaa @thebhavyeah

LOVE.EXE:  A Sweet Romantic Comedy Making You Fall in Love by  Manju Nambiar Review: Love.exe by Manju Nambiar I had already enjoyed reading Manju Nambiar’s previous book The Money Lender and did enjoy reading love.exe as well, and this review was pending for some time now. I am a huge fan of romantic novels and …

Book Review, Writing

Reading Challenges For 2019

The WTRC 2019 is here, what better kick in the you know where for me to get reading. 2018 has been a slow year in terms of reading and writing, and I intend to pick up more books and write more and better in 2019. The three parts of the reading challenge are as below: …

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Book Review: Seduction By Truth #ishithaa #bookreview

Shiva is handsome, an irresistible talker, well-off, lives in Delhi’s poshest suburb, is a dutiful husband to the attractive Akriti and is a perfect father to their little son. So why is he the picture of disenchantment? Is it that not-so-uncommon human condition-boredom that sometimes accompanies fidelity-that haunts him? In Shiva’s case, the discovery that …

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Book Review: Hope and Sunshine #Ishithaa

This is the book review of Hope and Sunshine by Debasmita Nath Ghosh on the blog Ishithaa. Follow this blog for more such interesting book reviews.

Book Review, Fiction

A Morsel of Different Shades by S K Sanyal- #BookReview #ishithaa

S K Sanyal’s A MORSEL OF DIFFERENT SHADES Book Review Blurb: A Morsel of Different Shades    Sumitra Ghosal came all the way from Bankura in West Bengal to join the education service in the recently formed Bundeli State. During the period from 1956 to 1990, spanning more than three decades, she got shunted around small …

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The Bridges of Madison County | Book Review #ishithaa

The Bridges of Madison County Book Review There is something about the genre romance that kind of transports you into a dream land of a warm fuzzy gooey feeling inside, whether the mush factor is high or not, it is the emotions that dominate the experience and for someone who feels everything a little extra, …