Goan Chase: Take Three Mysteries by Richa Sambhy Mediratta

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Published: October 5th 2016 by Notion Press, Inc.

Read Date: July 27th 2017

Stars: 4.5/5

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It is story of three best friends solving mystery.

Blurb (in my words)-

Three friends, Jai, Ayesha and Nirvaan, are spending their summer vacation in Goa, in Jai’s aunt’s 100 year old villa at private beach. During party at villa unexpected, fatal event occurs and that follows another event and puts everyone’s life in danger. And then they discover about the old curse on Jai’s family.

Is there really a curse or someone is making it up? Who the real demon? The trio is ready to fight against anything to save and support their family.

Will they able to solve this mystery?

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The Other Girl by Erica Spindler

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Expected publication: August 22nd 2017 by St. Martin’s Press

Read Date: July 12th 2017

Stars: 4.5/5

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Blurb (in my words)-

Rich and handsome Richard Stark, son of powerful man of the town, is brutally killed at his home. Miranda Rader, strong and honest detective, is leading the case. During the investigation her long forgotten past is threatening to come back in the present. She found an old newspaper clipping of her past. It turns out this case become more personal to Miranda. And then another murder. Both murders had a one thing in common, past of Miranda. Trust and honesty she gained all these years is wavering. She needs to hug her past once again to prove herself right.

How she is going to save her integrity? Why she is questioned? Who is the killer?

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Book Promo: Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold (Kitty Hawk Flying Detective Agency #1)by Iain Reading

Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold (Book 1) by Iain Reading

KH New CoverPublished: November 30th 2012 by Amazon Digital Services

Genre: Mystery, Adventure, YA

Blurb:

Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold is the thrilling first installment in a new young adult series of adventure mystery stories by Iain Reading. This first book of the Kitty Hawk Flying Detective Agency Series introduces Kitty Hawk, an intrepid teenage pilot with her own De Havilland Beaver seaplane and a nose for mystery and intrigue. A cross between Amelia Earhart, Nancy Drew and Pippi Longstocking, Kitty is a quirky young heroine with boundless curiosity and a knack for getting herself into all kinds of precarious situations.

After leaving her home in the western Canadian fishing village of Tofino to spend the summer in Alaska studying humpback whales, Kitty finds herself caught up in an unforgettable adventure involving stolen gold, devious criminals, ghostly shipwrecks, and bone-chilling curses. Kitty’s adventure begins with the lingering mystery of a sunken ship called the Clara Nevada. As the plot continues to unfold, this spirited story will have readers anxiously following every twist and turn as they are swept along through the history of the Klondike Gold Rush to a suspenseful final climatic chase across the rugged terrain of Canada’s Yukon.

Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold is a perfect book to fire the imagination of readers of all ages. Filled with fascinating and highly Google-able locations and history this book will inspire anyone to learn and experience more for themselves.

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Wandering Witch (Diary of Anna the Girl Witch #2) by Vic Connor

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Published: January 9th 2016 by Helvetic House

Read date: June 18th 2017

Stars: 5/5

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This is total coincidence that I’m reviewing this book on father’s day. 🙂 The book in which Anna is going on adventure to save her father.

Wandering Witch is second book of the series ‘Diary of Anna the Girl Witch’.

Blurb (in my words):

Just after the few weeks of saving children of orphanage, while she was enjoying her vacation in Tuscany, Anna receives a letter from her uncle Misha saying that her father is in danger, only she can save him and for that she needs to return Siberia, her birthplace. Never met or known anything about her father before, family love she craved for all her life, leads her back to Siberia. And this time Lauraleigh, her best friend accompanies Anna on this adventure.

On arriving back to his uncles’ little cabin, she discovers that her father is captured by her evil granny, and come to know more about her father and her tragic family.

Will she able to save her father? How far Anna will go to save her loved ones? Will she let darkness take over her she was afraid of all this time?

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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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