Book Review: Rasia- The Dance of Desire

Title: Rasia- The Dance of Desire Author: Koral Dasgupta Publisher: Rupa Publications Pages: 252 ISBN: 978-8129149480 Source: Publisher 'Rasia- The Dance of Desire' is the story of determination versus dedication; a story where a body part is pitched against a partner. With Bharatanatyam at the centre of the story, the book is about a married … Continue reading Book Review: Rasia- The Dance of Desire

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Book Review: Memoirs of a Polar Bear

Title: Memoirs of a Polar Bear Author: Tōko Yawada Translator: Susan Bernofsky Publisher: Portobello Books Pages: 252 ISBN: 978-1846276316 Source: Publisher 'Memoirs of a Polar Bear' tells the story of three polar bears of the same family- the youngest one being Knut, his mother- Tosca and his grandmother. Divided in three parts, the book covers … Continue reading Book Review: Memoirs of a Polar Bear

Book Review: Story of Sita (DNF)

Title: Story of Sita Author: Nabeena Srikanth Publisher: Inkstate- Leadstart Publishers Pages: 326 ISBN: 978-9352019496 Source: Publisher 'Story of Sita' aims at presenting the Ramayana from Sita's perspective. Sita is my favourite character from the Ramayana and undoubtedly the one for whom everyone feels. So, a retelling of the Ramayana from Sita's perspective is really … Continue reading Book Review: Story of Sita (DNF)

Book Review: Christmas with the Bomb Girls

Title: Christmas with the Bomb Girls Author: Daisy Styles Publisher: Michael Joseph- Penguin UK Pages: 390 ISBN: 978-1405929806 Source: Publisher 'Christmas with the Bomb Girls' is the third book in the Bomb Girls Series by Daisy Styles. The narrative revolves around young girls and women working in a munitions factory. While managing their personal lives … Continue reading Book Review: Christmas with the Bomb Girls