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Book Review: Mumbaistan, by Piyush Jha

About the author:
Piyush Jha is an acclaimed film director, ad filmmaker and a novelist. This is his first book, a collection of three crime thrillers set in the city of Mumbai. He has also written a novel, Compass Box Killer, which is set in the city of Mumbai as well.

Cover and blurb:
Splatters of blood on a red sky, with the silhouette of Mumbai in the background and a silhouette of a man holding a gun prominently on the cover… a well designed and thrilling cover for sure. The blurb made me even more eager to read it. Continue reading “Book Review: Mumbaistan, by Piyush Jha”

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Book Review: Mishti, by Yamini Prashanth

About the author:
Yamini Prashanth is an author from India, and she is twelve years old. She’s an avid reader and as far as writing goes, she loves to write simple, day-to-day stories. This book, a children’s novella, is her debut.

Cover and blurb:
Vibrant and simple, with illustrations of what the book will hold for us, the cover is the first thing that drew me into the book. Continue reading “Book Review: Mishti, by Yamini Prashanth”