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No Comebacks by Frederick Forsyth | Book Reviews

No Comebacks by Frederick Forsyth | Book Reviews

No Comebacks is a collection of ten short stories by Frederic Forsyth. These stories, with themes of blackmail, betrayal and murder, were published individually over the years 1972-1979 and as a collection in 1982. All the stories portray the author’s characteristic affinity for portraying routine of professional lives in meticulous details and an attempt at a surprising twist at the end. Book Title : No Comebacks Author : Frederick Forsyth Publisher : RHUK (1 March 2001), Cornerstone Digital (May 30, 2011) # of Pages : 320 (Paperback), 336 (Kindle) Purchase Links : Purchase No Comebacks from Amazon.In Purchase No Comebacks ... Read More »

A Raging Storm By Richard Castle | Ebook Short Trilogy | Reviews

A Raging Storm By Richard Castle | Ebook Short Trilogy | Reviews

A Raging Storm is the second Derrick Storm short by fictional writer Richard Castle, which moves the story ahead from where it was left in A Brewing Storm. Book Title : A Raging Storm: A Derrick Storm Short Author : Richard Castle Publisher : Hyperion (3 July 2012) # of Pages : 25 (Kindle Edition) Purchase Link(s) : Buy Kindle Edition From Amazon Buy Kindle Edition From Amazon India As the senator is dead in front of Storm and Showers accompanied by one more female field agent from FBI, the things are almost out of their hand. Their priority is ... Read More »

Outsourced by Maya Kavita | Book Review

Outsourced by Maya Kavita | Book Review

If you are familiar with Information Technology Industry, the chances are high that you have heard the term outsourcing. In simple words, when you send some work to be done from within your firm to another firm (usually in different country), it is known as outsourcing. It is mainly associated with Information Technology industry because majority of their data, coding or other business aspects are in the digital format and hence it is easy to transfer anywhere in the globe using the Internet. Usually countries like USA, UK (and others) send such work to countries like India, China and others. ... Read More »

The Casual Vacancy by J K Rowling | Book Review

When she was struggling to find a publisher for the first Harry Potter book, J K Rowling would not have imagined that once published, this will become an all time bestseller and lead to her writing a series of seven books and a paraphernalia of smaller books that belong to the same magical world including “Quidditch through ages”, “Stories of Beedle the Bard”, “Fantastic Beasts and where to Find Them”, etc. As we have mentioned on this blog before, sometimes the creation is so wonderful that the creator is forgotten in its blinding light. The phenomenal success of Harry Potter ... Read More »

A Brewing Storm By Richard Castle | Ebook Short Trilogy | Reviews

A Brewing Storm By Richard Castle | Ebook Short Trilogy | Reviews

With the popularity of the English TV Serial Castle – the fictional character of Richard Castle became very much popular (with many other characters). Richard Castle is an author who writes detective fictions which are crime thrillers and murder mysteries. After the popularity of the TV Series, some of the (well we don’t know if he/she is a single person, or many) author(s) adopt the pseudonym of Richard Castle and started writing books. The books are very popular. There is a series of Books based on the Fictional detective Storm (by fictional writer Castle!), Nikki Heat and many more. There ... Read More »

The Little Broomstick by Mary Stewart | Book Review

Mary Stewart is widely known for her celebrated series based on the legend of King Arthur and his enchanter Merlin. But, she also wrote a few delightful books for the young ones. The little broomstick was her first novel for kids. Published in 1971, this book was based on the popular notions of the western world regarding magic that include flying witches on broomsticks. The book also features a magic teaching school. However, the little institution headed by an evil witch and her assistant portrayed here is very different from J K Rowling’s fantastic Hogwarts, which has had a fabulous ... Read More »