An Exclusive Interview with Sabarna Roy
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An Exclusive Interview with Sabarna Roy

In an exclusive interview with the author Sabarna Roy, we tried to capture his literary thoughts and philosophy ranging on a wide spectrum of topics. And, as a true genius, Sabarna has answered all our queries to the best of his literary spirit! Here are the excerpts. Question: Can We Breathe in the Mushrooming Concrete…

Frosted Glass by Sabarna Roy Book Review
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Frosted Glass by Sabarna Roy Book Review

Frosted Glass by Sabarna Roy My Ratings- 4/5 stars Blurb – Frosted Glass comprises one story cycle consisting of 14 stories and one poem cycle consisting of 21 poems. The Stories, set in Calcutta, bring to the fore the darkness lurking in the human psyche and bare the baser instincts. The stories, compactly written and marked…

Abyss by Sabarna Roy
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Abyss by Sabarna Roy

AbyssAuthor : Sabarna RoyGenre : Murder-Mystery Play Short Review: The book was engaging. Period. I finished it in one sitting. Long Review :It is a two act play. The first act begins with Mriganka and Oindrilla waiting for the latter’s mother , they are a couple and Oindrilla wants to seek her blessings. The play picks up…

BOOK REVIEW ‘FROSTED GLASS’ BY SABARNA ROY
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BOOK REVIEW ‘FROSTED GLASS’ BY SABARNA ROY

Book: Frosted Glass Author: Sabarna Roy Page count: 347 Publisher: Leadstart Publishing Private Limited Rating: 5/5 star Recommendation: Highly “This mask will go away this year That mask will go away that year These are the words Rahul’s ma remembers Rahul had said when he left home two year back. Where had Rahul gone two…

Book Review: Abyss By Sabarna Roy
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Book Review: Abyss By Sabarna Roy

Product DetailsPDF Pages: 120Title: AbyssAuthor: Sabarna RoyLanguage: EnglishPublisher: Frog Books PublishingCover and Title The book cover is intimidating which shows the image of deep and fascinating stairs which actually matches the title of the book which is “Abyss” which means something deep. I personally felt the cover and the title interesting even before reading the book. ThemeThe…

Winter Poems – Sabarna Roy (Review)
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Winter Poems – Sabarna Roy (Review)

BOOK DETAILS: Kindle: 60 pages Publisher: Leadstart Publishing Private Limited; First edition (16 July 2013) Language: English ISBN-10: 9382473718 ISBN-13: 978-9382473718 Package Dimensions: 21.1 x 14 x 0.8 cm The poems contained in this collection, Winter Poems, by Sabarna Roy were inspired by the relatively mild season that prevails in Kolkata following the season of festivities, the Durga and Kali Puja,…

Pentacles & Abyss by Sabarna Roy
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Pentacles & Abyss by Sabarna Roy

Books from an author, that normally I would not read. However receiving those books and reading them, I was glad having read them. Pentacles The first book that I finished reading has one long story and couple of four short poems. I just gave the poems a miss because I do not understand anything remotely poetic,…

TASMAI hosts book reading session
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TASMAI hosts book reading session

Tasmai Centre for Art and Culture (TASMAI) in collaboration with Hotel Palais de Mahe organised a book reading session of Sabarna Roy’s latest work , Random Subterranean Mosaic: 2012 – 2018. The event was moderated by Namami Ghosh. In the four books earlier penned by Sabarna Roy – Frosted Glass, Pentacles, Abyss and Winter Poems – the author had mostly travelled a…

Frosted Glass by Sabarna Roy
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Frosted Glass by Sabarna Roy

Book Review : Frosted GlassAuthor : Sabarna RoyPublisher : Leadstart PublishingRating : 4/5Cover : 2/5 About the book : The book started with a nice quote “We even find it painful to be men – real men of flesh and blood, with our own private bodies; we’re ashamed of it, and we long to turn…

Pentacles by Sabarna Roy
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Pentacles by Sabarna Roy

Pentacles comprises one long story and four short poems. The work provides an interesting, yet intellectually stimulating, stories for the discerning reader. The long story is the best portion of this book, while the short poems even though competent just fill up the pages. New Life is a long story written from the perspective of a successful…