Book Review – The Star Outside My Window | Onjali Q. Rauf

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 3 Min Read Reading middle-grade fiction as an adult is a lot of fun. Even if the narrative is dark, there is an underlying innocence…

Siddhartha – Hermann Hesse | Book Review

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 5 Min Read First published in 1922 (in German), Nobel prize winning author Hermann Hesse’s ninth novel Siddhartha is a book that has stood the…

Book Review – Poonachi Or The Story Of A Black Goat | Perumal Murugan

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 4 Min Read Over the last ten days, every evening when I stared at the cover of this book, a feeble looking goat stared back…

The Metamorphosis | Franz Kafka | Book Review

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 5 Min Read Book – The Metamorphosis Author – Franz Kafka (Translated from German by David Wyllie) Originally published in 1915 Genre – Absurdist Fiction…

Prisoners of Secrets | Lata Gwalani | Book Review

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 5 Min Read “Confessing is a weakness. Living with secrets and bearing the punishment of silence is strength.” “Prisoners of Secrets” by Lata Gwalani begins…

A River on the Wall | Stormy Hazarika | Book Review

Written by: Siddhartha Krishnan . 5 Min Read Imagine that you are at your favorite hill station. A place, you think you know all too well. But on that day,…

Two and a Half Rainbows | Book Review – By Author Pankaj Giri

Please note: The following review was originally posted by Pankaj Giri (author of the ‘Amazon Best Reads’ – The Fragile Thread of Hope) on his FB Page and on the…

Book Review – The Fragile Thread of Hope | Pankaj Giri | An Ode to Melancholia

By Siddhartha Krishnan . 3 Min Read There goes a saying, “Our pleasures are shallow, our sorrows are deep”. The undeniable attribute of melancholia, is that, it is slow and lingering. Unlike…