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Miranda’s back! Sequel to Devil Wears Prada to arrive on June 25

June 20, 2013
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Miranda’s back! Sequel to Devil Wears Prada to arrive on June 25

It was one of the bestselling books of 2003 and introduced one of the most memorable female villains of recent times in the form of Miranda Priestly, the tyrannical editor of a fashion publication. It also spawned a very successful film starring Anne Hathway and got an Oscar for the amazing Meryl Streep who played…

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She is back – new Bridget Jones book in October!

June 7, 2013
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She is back – new Bridget Jones book in October!

One of the most iconic female characters in modern English fiction, Bridget Jones, is all set to make a comeback this year after a long sabbatical. Written by Helen Fielding, the Bridget Jones’ series of books spanned just two titles – Bridget Jones Diary (1996) and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (1999)- but became…

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Flipkart vs Amazon in India: A bestseller price comparison!

June 5, 2013
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Flipkart vs Amazon in India: A bestseller price comparison!

With Amazon finally starting to sell books in India, book worms in India have a new quandary to tackle – should they order books off Amazon, or stick with the company that has been calling the shots in the online book ordering business in the country, i.e, Flipkart. Well, as we were besieged by queries…

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Now buy books from Amazon in India, with free delivery (for a while)!

June 4, 2013
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Now buy books  from Amazon in India, with free delivery (for a while)!

Yes, we have woken up to the BIG news that one of the world’s largest booksellers, Amazon, has finally arrived in India. In the true sense of the word, that is. You can now head out to www.Amazon.in and order books and films in Indian Rupees and get them delivered in India. And what’s more,…

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Jack Reacher returns on August 29

June 2, 2013
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Jack Reacher returns on August 29

One of the most popular characters in the history of crime fiction is said to make a comeback in August. Lee Child’s burly, brainy Jack Reacher, a former military man who drifts around the US without any possessions, seeking peace and quiet and finding trouble, will be retuning to the thick of action come August…

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After Lincoln and JFK, O’Reilly now looks at the death of Christ!

May 26, 2013
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After Lincoln and JFK, O’Reilly now looks at the death of Christ!

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly seems to have something for assassinations. The past couple of years have seen him pen two bestselling books – Killing Lincoln and Killing Kennedy – on the assassinations of arguably two of the most popular presidents in the United States. Well, he has no plans of walking away from the…

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Want to get robbed? Buy Dan Brown’s Inferno from Google Play!

May 21, 2013
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Want to get robbed? Buy Dan Brown’s Inferno from Google Play!

Whenever we think that the pricing of e-books has finally reached sensible levels (which we think, is lower than that of paperback books), along comes something that proves us thoroughly wrong. Just a few days ago, we had pointed out that the e-book prices of both Dan Brown and David Baldacci’s latest titles (Inferno and…

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The Guardian sums up Inferno in about 600 words…hilariously!

May 21, 2013
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The Guardian sums up Inferno in about 600 words…hilariously!

Love him or hate him, one thing that you cannot afford to do is ignore Dan Brown. The man who topped bestseller charts with The Da Vinci Code has taken a of flak with his latest work, Inferno (which we reviewed here and others reviewed here), but seems as popular as ever with readers, who…

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Six Books on Corruption, Fixing in Cricket

May 16, 2013
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Six Books on Corruption, Fixing in Cricket

The cricket world is abuzz with the spot fixing scandal that has hit the IPL. Puzzled by what is happening? Want to get some background on how the Gentleman’s Game has been sullied by those seeking to make a fast buck? Then go right ahead and read these six titles on the darker side of…

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Baldacci’s The Hit, Dan Brown’s Inferno much cheaper in e-book editions!

May 14, 2013
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Baldacci’s The Hit, Dan Brown’s Inferno much cheaper in e-book editions!

“Why do e-books cost as much or more than paper ones?”  is a question that we have had to  face many times. And to which, to be honest, we did not have any clear answer. After all, e-books took lesser in terms of paper costs, logistics and transportation, so why did they cost almost as…

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