Icarus, Blackberry Notes, Soul Sisters & Other Short Stories
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    Icarus, Blackberry Notes, Soul Sisters & Other Short Stories (English, Paperback, Pomegrante Short Stories)

    Icarus, Blackberry Notes, Soul Sisters & Other Short Stories  (English, Paperback, Pomegrante Short Stories)

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    Highlights
    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Diamond Publications
    • ISBN: 9788184834413, 8184834411
    • Edition: 1st Edition, 2012
    • Pages: 170
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    Announcing the launch of 'Short Story Book' made up of winning entries of National Level Short Story Competition 2011 conducted by Pune based Pomegranate Events and Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.

    This is India's first short story book to have QR code feature in it which enables the reader to connect with the winning story writers on individual basis.

    India has an enviable track record of producing world class writers and the winners of this competition are set to take this glorious tradition forward. This talent hunt has culminated in the best stories being published in this book, a permanent chronicle of the talent involved.

    Read and discover the magic of storytelling as it unfolds through the narratives from different backgrounds of about two dozen young writers from across the country and become part of India's next literary revolution.
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      • 2012
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      • Pomegrante Short Stories
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    AN ARMFUL OF SOULFUL STORIES

    It’s easy to be sceptical of anthologies, not only for their unevenness but also for their tendencies to veer towards that comfortable middle-brow commercialism. This book however, bought impulsively and solely off the recommendation of a friend, was a surprising exception.

    ‘Icarus’ is the stand-out story here. The Avishek Parui tale takes a centuries old Greek tragedy and gives it a refreshingly contemporary makeover. I loved the story for the quality of its prose, its specificity and under...
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    Kunal Sen

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    1 May, 2012

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    Superb Book Quality!

    The book quality is superb. I am in printing industry since almost a decade now and the quality of this book is something which I can swear on. These guys have really set a benchmark in publishing industry by introducing QR codes in this book. So if not for any other thing, this book deserves to be in your hand atleast once for its unique features!!
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    Kedar Dastane

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    1 May, 2012

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    entertaining; something different

    Got this book on Friend's recommendation. Have read 15 stories till now and so far its amazing. The entertainment factor is mixed in such a way that each story read is enjoyable.

    Any plans to make movies of few stories? Just curious.
    Overall must say that this is my types: Short Story Genre!
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    Priya

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    23 Apr, 2012

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    Nice book...must read

    Very nice concept by National Story Contest. Gives the readers access to fresh concept and ideas. Some of the authors are really good and will look forward to reading books/stories by them. My pick Blackberry notes and Dinner Conversations.
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    Praveen Bajaj

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    14 Apr, 2012

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    must read

    First of all thanks to Flipkart for delivering
    this book in time. Seems like first time in
    India someone has used QR codes in fiction
    books. The book quality is awesome; very
    fine offset printing. 21 stories for INR 160 is
    a great deal. Stories are entertaining and
    enjoyable. Some stories have got awesome
    twists and turns. Definitely worth reading.
    Amazing concept by Pomegranate. Would like
    to recommend it to everyone. This book can
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    priti surjan

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    12 Apr, 2012

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