Author Archives: Shoma Abhyankar

About Shoma Abhyankar

I believe "Life is short and the world is wide"and travel is best possible solution to make the best of this life.

Of Bookworms and Jelly Bellies

 Book: Bookworms and Jelly Bellies Author: Rajini Rao & Ruchira Ramanujam Genre: Cookbook Publication: Hachette India You may call me pompous and a brag,  but I take pride in being a good cook. I don’t innovate or concoct new dishes … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Aravan Head

Book: The Aravan Head Author: Arvind Narasimha Genre: Fiction Publications: Inspire India Publishers Amidst house shifting, setting up a home and travel I have lagged behind in reviewing some wonderful books that came my way. Honestly, when the book The … Continue reading

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Yaari Dosti….

अमीरी गरीबी से परे हो अहं से न घिरी हो शर्तों में न बंधी हो जिंदगी के तूफानों से लड लौ जिसकी न बुझी हो दोस्ती वो निराली है नखरे उठाती नखरे दिखाती उसकी नोंकझोंक ही बडी प्यारी है गुनगुनी … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bhrigu Mahesh, The Return Of Damayanti

Book: Bhrigu Mahesh, Return Of Damayanti Author: Nisha Singh Genre: Thriller Publication: Partridge Publications Whenever I go to book stores, I invariably reach out to the mysteries and thriller section unless there is some super attractive history book that I … Continue reading

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Tab Bhi Uljhan Hoti Thi; Ab Bhi Uljhan Hoti Hai

  रेत से बटोरी सीपी ही बचपन की दौलत होती थी सिक्कों की खनक में लेकिन अब दौलत अपनी नपती है ऊंचे आस्मां में ही बचपन की पतंग उड़ती थी अब कहाँ उस नीली छतरी को निहारने की फुर्सत होती … Continue reading

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Wakt ka kya hai….

  वक्त का क्या है यूँ ही रेत बन उंगलियों से फिसल जाता है लाख कर लो मिन्नतें पलट के नहीं देखता यूँ ही धोका दे जाता है ख्वाइशों का क्या है यूँ ही पंख लगा हर सू उड़ जाती … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Girl Who Loved A Pirate

Book: The Girl Who Loved A Pirate Author: Kulpreet Yadav Genre: Fiction/Crime Publication: Rumor Books India An author signed book is a prized possession for book lovers. And when ‘The Girl Who Loved A Pirate’ arrived at my door step, I … Continue reading

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