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About mybookworld

I am Nupur. Books are a passion for me!I love the rains, mountains, rivers, lakes, seas and oceans. Nature inspires me and heals me at times. This blog is about the books I have read.

Life Is What You Make It, by Preeti Shenoy

Title: Life is What You Make It Author: Preeti Shenoy Publisher: Srishti Publisher Price: 100 INR ISBN: 9789380349305 This is a story of girl, Ankita, who walks on the path of destiny that proves to be uncertain and scary. The … Continue reading

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One Amongst Us by Sumant Poddar

Title: One Amongst Us Author: Sumant Poddar Publisher: CinnamonTeal Publishing ISBN: 978-93-80151-12-0 The debut novel of Sumant Poddar is literally what its title suggests. It’s a story that could have happened around us the story of Siddharth, Sonali, Manali, Rahul … Continue reading

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Tea for Two and a Piece of Cake by Preeti Shenoy

Tea for Two and a Piece of Cake (Paperback) Author: Preeti Shenoy Publisher: Ebury / Random House India (2012) Price: Rs. 102 This book starts with a baby’s gurgles, progress to some disturbing news and goes through a flash back; … Continue reading

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Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter by Adeline Yen Mah

Title: Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter (Paperback 1998-99) Author: Adeline Yen Mah Price;from Rs.359 ‘Falling Leaves’, is a memoir of an unwanted daughter, the story of Adeline  Yen Mahthe youngest child from an affluent Chinese family. … Continue reading

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Buddhism for Mothers of Schoolchildren by Sarah Napthali

Title:Buddhism for Mothers of Schoolchildren: Finding Calm in the Chaos of the School Years (Paperback) Author:Sarah Napthali Price: Rs. 1,073 This is one book that I would like to share with parents not only mothers. However, mothers will find it … Continue reading

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Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor

Forever Amber (Paperback) Authored: Kathleen Winsor Publisher: Penguin (2002) Price: Rs. 1300 Set in 17th–century England Forever Amber is a romance novel by Kathleen Winsor. A book that was published in 1944 and went on to become a bestseller is … Continue reading

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I Am My Own Sunshine by Mahalakshmi Rajagopal

I Am My Own Sunshine Author: Mahalakshmi Rajagopal Publisher: Power-Publishers Price: Rs.  125.00 At first glance, the book looks like a collection of short stories. However, these stories are not fiction but the case studies of real people in today’s … Continue reading

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Shrayan by Abha Iyengar

Shrayan  (Paperback) Author:  Abha Iyengar Publisher: Blue Pumpkin (2012) ISBN 9789350873 Shrayan is an adult fantasy, a quest for that Promised Land that everyone yearns for, like a personal Shangri La. It takes you on a fascinating journey of self-discovery. … Continue reading

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A Bowlful of Butterflies by Ritu Lalit

A Bowlful of Butterflies (Paperback) Author: Ritu Lalit Publisher: Rupa Publication (2011)   Price: Rs. 191 This is a book about friends, siblings and many emotions that revolve around relationships. It explores poignant realities that bring in transformation. A tale … Continue reading

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The Secret Letters of the Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robin Sharma

 Title: The Secret Letters of the Monk Who Sold His Ferrari Author: Robin Sharma Publisher: JAICO Publishing House (First published in 2012) Price: Rs 250/- ISBN Number 978-81-8495-292-6 This is a book from Robin Sharma, who wrote the best-seller “Monk … Continue reading

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