Book Review · Books · Psychosis

Book Review – The illicit Happiness of Other People

The Illicit Happiness of Other People by Manu Joseph My rating: 4 of 5 stars The book is a study of the nebulous demarcation that segues from ‘normal’ to ‘insanity’. The story is peopled with idiosyncratic characters that range from exhibiting mild eccentricities to complete schizophrenic withdrawal. The author has closely observed human behaviour and… Continue reading Book Review – The illicit Happiness of Other People

Book Review · Hindi Books · Hinglish

Book Review – Peeli Chattri Wali Lakdi (Hindi)

Peeli Chhatri Wali Ladki by Uday Prakash My rating: 5 of 5 stars Peeli Chhatri Wali Ladki is a strong indictment of the pervasive and blatant dominance of so the called ‘uppermost caste’ in Indian society. Be it education, arts, literature, government jobs, politics etc, their influence is absolute and tyrannical. The book may be… Continue reading Book Review – Peeli Chattri Wali Lakdi (Hindi)

Book Review · Books · Humour · Kindle and E-books · science fiction

Book Review – Unidentified Funny Objects 1

Unidentified Funny Objects by Alex Shvartsman My rating: 4 of 5 stars When there is talk of humour in Science Fiction, the first name that springs to mind is Slartibartfast. The second name is Douglas Adams. Hitchhiker’s Guide had other memorable characters like Zaphod Beeblebrox, Eccentrica Gallumbits – the triple-breasted whore from Eroticon VI and… Continue reading Book Review – Unidentified Funny Objects 1