Search Results: "Varsha Bajaj"


BOOK REVIEW

ABBY SPENCER GOES TO BOLLYWOOD by Varsha Bajaj
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2014

"Culturally intriguing but dramatically dry, this story showcases the glamour and grit of Mumbai and gives readers an entertaining glimpse of backstage Bollywood. (Fiction. 9-13)"
Thirteen-year-old Abby Spencer learns that the father she's never met is a Bollywood superstar and travels from Houston to Mumbai to meet him. Read full book review >

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HOW MANY KISSES DO YOU WANT TONIGHT? by Varsha Bajaj
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 2004

"Cutesy, but a good bedtime story. (Picture book. 2-4)"
Animal and human babies get smoochies in a saccharine, but snuggly, tucking-in rhyme. Read full book review >

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THIS IS OUR BABY, BORN TODAY by Varsha Bajaj
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 2, 2016

"The soft cadence of the rhyming verses and the joyous pictures of the elephants will make this a bedtime favorite. (Picture book. 2-5)"
When a baby elephant is born, "wrinkled and gray," not just the herd, but the whole world rejoices, from morning to night. Read full book review >

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Only Wheat Not White by Varsha Dixit
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 2, 2014

"A modest international romance, likely to please fans of the genre."
In Dixit's (Wrong Means Right End, 2012, etc.) romance, a young Indian woman must make her way personally and professionally in America.Read full book review >

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THE YOGA OF MAX'S DISCONTENT by Karan Bajaj
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 3, 2016

"Do not try this at home."
A young New Yorker goes to India to seek enlightenment. Read full book review >