Search Results: "Nikita Lalwani"


BOOK REVIEW

GIFTED by Nikita Lalwani
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 18, 2007

"Lalwani's impressive debut exhibits deep empathy for her characters' cultural and emotional displacements."
Excruciating ordeal of a math prodigy pressured by her father to enter Oxford. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GIFTED by Nikita Lalwani
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 18, 2007

"Lalwani's impressive debut exhibits deep empathy for her characters' cultural and emotional displacements."
Excruciating ordeal of a math prodigy pressured by her father to enter Oxford. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE VILLAGE by Nikita Lalwani
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 9, 2013

"A flawed gem."
A young British-Indian woman faces a moral crisis while filming a BBC documentary, in Lalwani's follow-up to Gifted (2007). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Euphoria by Nikita Bhakhri
Released: April 24, 2013

"No Darth Vader or Wicked Witch of the West challenges this lucky princess whose obstacles are all-too-surmountable."
Sixteen years old and ready for love, Breena learns that she's not only half human and half fairy, but she must journey to her fairy kingdom and assume the throne. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY
Released: Sept. 25, 2007

"Illustrations include accurately detailed color sketches, a map and a pair of portrait photos. (brief reading list) (Biography. 10-13)"
Following in the footsteps of his illustrious uncle (or his uncle's ghostwriter, perhaps), Kennedy profiles a historical figure who, in his view, exemplified the brand of courage and intellect required to keep this country the Land of the Free. Read full book review >