Yama’s Lieutenant by Anuja Chandramouli

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Published: June 8th 2016 by Random House India

Read Date: June 15 2017

Stars: 4.5/5

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Yama’s Lieutenant is mind-blowing Indian mythology fiction.

First of all, those who doesn’t know Indian mythology, little clarification for them- Yama is ruler of underworlds, Hades in Greek mythology. Seeing that cover above? That’s how he look in Indian mythology.

Let’s get back to story and my review.

Blurb (in my words)

Twin brother and sister, Agni and Varuna, inseparable in childhood are now separated by death. Agni is having a hard time after his sister’s death. When he is appointed as Yama’s lieutenant, his already grief struck life become difficult with great responsibility.

Prisoners of Yama’s kingdom, hell, are escaping Yama’s stronghold, wreaking havoc all across the three realms. And a powerful necromancer is releasing the dark forces, Narakyamayas, to destroy the world.

Agni is assigned a mission by a goddess to find a person who can help in saving the world. And then there is book written by his sister on the mythical world, about Yama.

How his sister knew so much about Yama? Will Agni be able to stop the destruction in the world? Who is that person destined to be salvation of the three realm?

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Author Interview: CAP Series 2 Chinky And Pinky Oodhi Baba! by Hemdiva Dev

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Today I’m doing Author interview with Hemdiva Dev, author of CAP series 2 and many other children books.

Read my review on CAP Series 2 Chinky And Pinky Oodhi Baba! ⇒ HERE 

About Author —
Hemdiva

Hemdiva Dev is a self-published young author with CAP Series 1 being her debut book. She loves to write as much as she loves to read.  She enjoys studying, watching TV, shopping with her mom, drawing and spending time on the internet.

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Men and Dreams in the Dhauladhar by Kochery C. Shibu

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Published: September 2015 by Niyogi Books

Read Date: May 23rd 2017

Stars: 3/5

Blurb (in my words)-

Story revolves around Hydro Electric project (AM Hydro) – biggest dam under construction in Dhaulandhar and men working at the site. Nanda, engineer at project site, is running from his violent retribution past. Khusru, Kashmiri man, who has become a pawn of the terrorist at younger age. Rekha, dancer and doctor, run away with Khusru and arrives at project site. While the site work is going on in full fledge, the terrorists are planning to target the dam.

What lays in store for these main characters and men working at project site? That only Fates can decide. (or as author thought would happen) 😉

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