Fortune’s Soldier by Alex Rutherford review.

3.5/5 A historical fiction which sheds light on the dawn of the British Empire in India. It's 1744, Nicholas Ballantyne dreams of becoming a laird (heir) of his ancestral estate in the Scottish highlands, but fate has other plans. He is sent to Hindustan, on a ship named 'Winchester'. He meets Robert Clive, who dreams … Continue reading Fortune’s Soldier by Alex Rutherford review.

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The moving shadow review Electrifying Bengali pulp fiction.

This book is pure magic!! I had never enjoyed reading crime and horror stories this much. This book is easily one of my favourite reads of 2018. It's an anthology of crime and horror stories written by prolific writers like Satyajit Ray, Premendra Mitra, Muhammad Zafar Iqbal and Gobindolal Bandopadhyay to name a few. The … Continue reading The moving shadow review Electrifying Bengali pulp fiction.

The sensational life and death of Qandeel Baloch by Sanam Maher.

Publishers: Aleph Book Company Genre: Non fiction Pages: 235 I confess, I love reading about controversial people because I believe there are two sides to every story. This was the hardest book I ever had to review. Maher has handled the topic with such poise and has given full justice to Qandeel's story. I had … Continue reading The sensational life and death of Qandeel Baloch by Sanam Maher.