PERKS OF DISCOVERING ‘THE WALLFLOWER’

PERKS OF DISCOVERING ‘THE WALLFLOWER’

Written By Soumya Bisht, Batch of 2019   There are a very few times when a book leaves you with much more than a story to remember and characters to recall and scenes to relish. Lucky for me, I decided to give the Perks of being a wallflower a try. It may seem weird but for me, an object loses its charm once it is in spotlight and stripped bare of all that made it special….

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Don’t forget to bring a towel!

Don’t forget to bring a towel!

There seems to be no appropriate line left unwritten, no right word left unsaid about the novel ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’. This review is written not to praise or analyze it, but only to introduce you to this marvelous book. It’s a huge international bestseller and highly influential within its genre. Actually, it can be held as one of the earliest and yet the most successful comical science fiction book. The novel takes you…

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Book Review #1: The Palace of Illusions

Book Review #1: The Palace of Illusions

 Authored by: Anusha Goel (Batch of 2018)     “A woman born into a man’s world.” Synopsis: What was it like to be born at the time when the greatest epic was being written, what was it like to be a woman in a man’s world and, above all, what was it like to be called the ‘reason’ behind the deadliest, the most onerous and treacherous of wars. This book answers it all from the…

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The Dark Knight Rises: Why are critics giving it a thumbs-down?

The Dark Knight Rises: Why are critics giving it a thumbs-down?

So, after a long, overdue wait of nearly 4 years, the curtains seem to have fallen with certainty. The last remaining act of Batman, to save his beloved Gotham city from the hands of an organized criminal of unparallel magnitude, seems to have gone down well with the lovers and the faithful of the franchisee. But, clearly, it seems to be a different case with the movie critics. From a leading Indian daily, The Hindu:…

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