“Malayan Memories”

Another page turner by Dinah Jefferies set against a warring Malayan backdrop. A heart warming story about family bonds, cultural conflicts and life in...

Harvesting The Heart – Jodi Picoult

Paige has only a few vivid memories of her mother, who abandoned her when she was five. Now, having left home and her father for...

The 14 Best Books of 2016

by Vandana Hiranand As 2016 draws to a close, here is our roundup of the best books to hit the shelves this year! If you...

The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold

by Vandana Hiranand My name is Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered on December 6, 1973. My...

The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini

by Vandana Hiranand Afghanistan, 1975: Twelve-year-old Amir is desperate to win the local kite-fighting tournament and his loyal friend Hassan promises to help him. But...

10 Mystery Books To Read On A Rainy Day

by Vandana Hiranand Mystery books can be termed the bread and butter of fiction novels worldwide. In this list, we have shortlisted some of the...

Cleopatra’s Daughter – Michelle Moran

At the dawn of the Roman Empire, when tyranny ruled, a daughter of Egypt and a son of Rome found each other… Selene’s legendary parents...

The Heretic Queen – Michelle Moran

Ancient Egypt: a fire has devastated the Royal Palace, leaving the young Princess Nefertari as the only surviving member of the Eighteenth Dynasty. Her...

All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr

  A gripping story about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the...

How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life –...

From actress, comedian, and YouTube sensation Lilly Singh (aka ||Superwoman||) comes the definitive guide to being a bawse—a person who exudes confidence, reaches goals,...

Altar Ego – Kathy Lette

'Query. Would it be a serious breach of etiquette to run out on my own wedding?' This is the question Becky Steele asks herself...

The Castle of Otranto – Horace Walpole

First published pseudonymously in 1764, The Castle of Otranto purported to be a translation of an Italian story of the time of the crusades....