Name  :- The Great Indian Bust: A Coming of Age Fiction

Author:- Rishabh Bhatnagar

Rating :-  4.4/5,  GoodReads- 4.04/5

Story   :- "The Great Indian Bust" follows the life events of a young boy growing up in different parts of India, coming to terms with a society which on one hand wanted its youngest minds to go ahead and achieve the greatest.


Name  :- I Have Become The Tide

Author:- Githa Hariharan

Rating :- GoodReads- 3.3/5

Story   :- Where is that land where water flows free? A powerful, beautifully imagined novel from Githa Hariharan asks when the tide will turn to make this dream real.


Name  :- The Forest of Enchantments

Author:- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Rating :- Flipkart- 4.7/5, GoodReads- 4.1/5

Story   :- The Ramayana, one of the world's greatest epics, is also a tragic love story. In this brilliant retelling, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni places Sita at the centre of the novel: this is Sita's version.


Name  :- The Fate of Butterflies

Author:- Nayantara Sahgal

Rating :- 4.7/5

Story   :- One of our most courageous and eloquent storytellers, Nayantara Sahgal's superb mastery over language and history make this bold new work a compelling story that is as disturbing as it is beautifully told.


Name  :- Something I Never Told You

Author:- Shravya Bhinder

Rating :- Flipkart- 4.4/5, GoodReads- 3.6/5

Story   :- When in love, you tend to take each other for granted, and sometimes, that can cost you a lifetime of togetherness . . .Ronnie knew that his first crush was way out of his league, and yet he pursued and wooed Adira. Shyly and from a distance in the beginning, and more persuasively later.


Name  :- The Scent of God

Author:- Saikat Majumdar

Rating :- 4.1/5, GoodReads- 3.5/5

Story   :- In an elite all-boys’ boarding school run by a Hindu monastic order in late-twentieth century India, things aren’t what they look like on the surface… Anirvan, a young student, is fascinated by the music and silence of spiritual life. He dreams of becoming a monk.



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