Category Archives: Book Review

Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson Book Review

  What can one possibly write as a review of a book that is already a bestseller and by an acclaimed writer like Isaacson? I am not even attempting to write one; just trying to share the kind of impact … Continue reading

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Jorasanko by Aruna Chakravarti ~ Book Review

  Many a times one is fortunate enough to read a book, which completely overpowers one. One starts living, breathing and empathizing with the characters portrayed. I recently read one such book, Jorasanko by Aruna Chakravarti. I was spell bound … Continue reading

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‘Goat Days’ by Benyamin- Book Review – Acting the goat, takes a new dimension in ‘Goat Days’

  There are some books you want to write about after reading them, ‘Goat Days’ by Benyamin, is one such book for me. Ever since I began reading ‘Goat Days’, I was unable to keep it down; I kept turning … Continue reading

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The Emperor Of All Maladies- A biography of cancer

The book which touched me profoundly in recent times was Siddhartha Mukherjee’s, 2011 Pulitzer  prizewinner ‘The Emperor Of All Maladies- A biography of cancer”. The book is so lucidly written that even a non-medico like me, was hooked onto to … Continue reading

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