Categories Children's books

Tintin in the land of Soviets

Image Credit : Wikipedia Tintin in Russia is the first comic book in the Tintin Series, written by the Belgian author, Georges Remi, famously known as Herge. The story was created, keeping an anti-communist agenda in mind and targeting Joseph Stalin’s government. The story ran in the Belgian Newspaper – Le Petit Vingtieme.  Let us […]

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Categories Fiction

The immortals of Meluha

The Immortals of Meluha is the first amongst the Naga trilogy by Amish Tripathi. It was published in February 2010. Initially, Tripathi wanted to write about the philosophy of evil,but was encouraged against it by his family. He decided to write  about Shiva, the Hindu God.(The Destroyer in GOD). Amish Tripathi faced many rejections from publishing […]

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Categories Fiction

The Red Headed League

  The Red Headed League – by Sidney Paget The Red Headed League is the second short story in the “Adventures of Sherlock Holmes”. It first appeared in the Strand Magazine in 1891. The Red Headed League is also one of the reviewer’s favourite short stories – It has an innocuous beginning which leads to […]

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Categories Classics

Book Review-How Much Land is Enough

Leo Tolstoy – Image by Mikhail Nesterov Leo Tolstoy ( Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy in Russian) is considered one  of the Greatest Authors of all time. Leo Tolstoy was born in Russia in 1828. Amongst his other short stories, War & Peace and Anna Karenina  are considered to be his seminal work How much Land does a […]

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