India 2020 by APJ Abdul Kalam and YS Rajan

APJ Abdul Kalam undoubtedly lives in our hearts for his sheer simplicity and remarkable achievements. On this special day, 15th October marking his birthday, putting forth, ‘India 2020: A Vision for the New Millennium’ written by APJ Abdul Kalam with Y.S.Rajan published in 1998. After APJ Abdul Kalam became India’s President, ‘India 2020’ gained unprecedented …

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Once Upon a Crush by Kiran Manral

In ‘Once Upon a Crush’, Kiran Manral, the author spins around Rayna De’s story of surviving an office crush amidst a tumultuous relationship with her immediate boss. Rayna’s character is quite relatable, cast as a working woman living independently in an apartment, shuttling between work and home and some friends.   This is my first …

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman: My Read

‘Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine’ by Gail Honeyman was published in 2017. In an interview to Penguin Random House, the debutant author Gail Honeyman said the idea for the book came to her while reading an article about a young woman who had articulated her experience of living alone in a big city. Hence the …

Awaiting ‘Postscript’ and Reminiscing ‘Love, Rosie’ and ‘The Time of My Life’ by Cecelia Ahern

I am not a contemporary romantic tragedy lover but there was this charm about ‘P.S.I Love You’. The love story of Holly and Gerry was too perfect to be true and the fairytale ended tragically way too soon. Sadly, I didn’t know Cecelia Ahern until the movie makers decided to go ahead and make this …