The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Suzanna Arundhati Roy (born 24 November 1961) is an Indian author best known for her novel The God of Small Things (1997), which won the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 1997 and became the biggest-selling book by a non-expatriate Indian author. She is also a political activist involved […]

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Journey Under the Midnight Sun by Keigo Higashino

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Keigo Higashino (born February 4, 1958) is the single bestselling, best-known novelist in Japan and around Asia, with numerous television and film adaptations of his work appearing in several languages. He’s the author of ‘The Devotion of Suspect X’, which was the finalist for the Edgar Award for best […]

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Out by Natsuo Kirino

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Natsuo Kirino (born in 1951) is the pen name of Mariko Hashioka, a Japanese novelist and a leading figure in the recent boom of female writers of Japanese detective fiction. She quickly established a reputation in her country as one of a rare breed of mystery writers whose work […]

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Newcomer by Keigo Higashino

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Keigo Higashino (born February 4, 1958) is the single bestselling, best-known novelist in Japan and around Asia, with numerous television and film adaptations of his work appearing in several languages. He’s the author of ‘The Devotion of Suspect X’, which was the finalist for the Edgar Award for best […]

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A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Khaled Hosseini ( March 4, 1965) is an Afghan-born American novelist and physician. After graduating from college, he worked as a doctor in California, a predicament that he likened to “an arranged marriage. He has published three novels, most notably his 2003 debut The Kite Runner, all of which […]

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Confessions by Kanae Minato

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Kanae Minato (born 1973) is a Japanese writer of crime fiction and thrillers. She is a member of the Mystery Writers of Japan and the Honkaku Mystery Writers Club of Japan. Publication Year: 2008 Review: ‘Confessions’ revolves around the revenge plot contrived by a middle school teacher Yuko Moriguchi. […]

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Gods are Dead by Supreeth Mithunkul

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Supreeth Mithunkul (born 17 July 1996) is a 22-year-old Indian author and an engineering graduate. Gods are Dead is his debut novel. Publication Year: 2019 Review: ‘Gods are Dead’ follows the life of a nameless nineteen-year-old boy who loves reading classics and playing guitar. He lives in a hostel […]

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Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Gregory David Roberts (born 21 June 1952) is an Australian author best known for his novel Shantaram. He is a former heroin addict and convicted bank robber who escaped from Pentridge Prison in 1980 and fled to India, where he lived for ten years. Roberts lived in Melbourne, Germany […]

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Malice by Keigo Higashino

My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ About the Author: Keigo Higashino (born February 4, 1958 ) is the single bestselling, best-known novelist in Japan and around Asia, with numerous television and film adaptations of his work appearing in several languages. He’s the author of ‘The Devotion of Suspect X’, which was the finalist for the Edgar Award for best […]

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The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

My Rating: ⭐⭐ About the Author: Aravind Adiga (23 October 1974) is an Indo-Australian writer and journalist. His articles have appeared in publications such as The New Yorker, the Sunday Times, the Financial Times, and the Times of India.  His debut novel, ‘The White Tiger’, won the 2008 Man Booker Prize. Publication Year: 2008 Review: ‘The White Tiger’ is […]

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