Books & Literature

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Books: 6 Young Adult Books Which Changed Me

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green: To be honest, I had avoided reading this story for the longest time just because the hype surrounding the book was just too much to bear. And then Sudeshna read it, and wouldn’t shut up about the book and finally, I ordered the book. I got absorbed into the … Continue reading

Author Interview: Aryani Banerjee

First things first: how did you take up writing? I had a fetish for writing since my school days. Words conflicted in my mind and I would scribble in the back pages of my notebooks. In each examination, I would often opt for the short story in the English Language question paper, and then I … Continue reading

Book Review: Lez Just Not Only Be Friends

The Story: Les jus not be only friendz (1) is based on relationships and various phases of a graduate student’s life. The novel is set in Noida (NCR) in the time-period of 2009 – 2011. The novel tells the story of a young, average performer and simple middle-class guy, who in desperate bid to not … Continue reading

10 Writing Tips for Romance Writers

Romance is one of the most popular as well as one of the toughest genres to write. Just being a hopeless romantic doesn’t help. Romance fiction has to be emotive. The sentiments and feelings have to be portrayed just perfectly. Today, I’m gonna talk about 10 small things (you could call them tips or tricks, … Continue reading

Author Interview: Vikash Sharma

Hello Vikash, thank you so much for taking the time out to talk to me! First things first: how did you take up writing? It happened by chance. However, I was interested in reading and writing from a young age but at that time, I could not purchase books of my liking or other than … Continue reading

Cover Reveal : Les Just Not Be Only Friendz (1) – a novel by Vikash Sharma

Les Just Not Be Only Friendz (1) – a novel by Vikash Sharma is set to have its digital launch on March 18, 2017. The paperback will be hitting the stores in the month of April. About the book: Les jus not be only friendz (1) is based on relationships and various phases of a … Continue reading

Author Interview: Shatrujeet Nath

Hello Shatrujeet, thank you so much for taking the time out to talk to BUZZ Magazine. 😀 First things first: how did you take up writing? A more correct way of putting it would be that writing took me up. It’s like this. Growing up, I wanted to be many things, but never a writer. … Continue reading

Five Recent Time Romances To Read This Valentine’s Day

February, they say, is the month of love. We readers don’t really need any excuse to read a good book, but because Valentine’s Day is round the corner, here is a list of five recent time romances that you should read.   WHERE THE RAINBOW ENDS BY ANURAG ANAND: Sticking to the Indian romance writing … Continue reading

5 Books Set In Winter to curl up with

Winter is the season of long and cold nights and the only way for bookworms to spend this season is curled up in warm blankets with a big hot mug of coffee or tea and a really interesting book for company. Some people love to read romances, others science-fiction and then there are some (like … Continue reading

Author Interview: Vibha Batra

Hello Vibha, thank you so much for taking the time out to talk to me.  🙂 First things first: how did you take up writing? Thanks a lot, Aniesha! Like most things in life, I blame it on my genes! My late grandfather, Shri Vishnu Kant Shastri was an academic, Sanskrit scholar, and prolific writer. … Continue reading