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The Lean Startup

New Book – The Lean Startup by Eric Ries

Goodreads review: Most startups fail. But many of those failures are preventable.  The Lean Startup is a new approach being adopted across the globe, changing the way companies are built and new products are launched. Eric Ries defines a startup as an organization dedicated to creating something new under conditions of extreme uncertainty. This is just […]

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Fermat's Last Theorem

New Book – Fermat’s Last Theorem by Simon Singh

Flipkart Review: Simon Singh reopens the mathematical issue that was bombarded with solutions and opinions with a fresh insight. The mysterious note that corresponds to the problem was written in Latin. It claims that the author of the note has a superb demonstration to solve the problem. Finally, the problem gets solved at the end […]

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Aavarana by S L Bhyrappa

New Book – Aavarana (The Veil) by S.L.Bhyrappa

Aavarana: The Veil is the story of an independent woman and her personal journey as she tries to uncover the truth about religion, caste, and creed in India. Summary of the Book Aavarana: The Veil by S. L. Bhyrappa is a story of a free-spirited and rebellious young woman, Lakshmi, who marries the man she is […]

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This is your brain on Music

New Book – This is your Brain on Music by Daniel J. Levitin

Goodreads Review: Whether you load your iPod with Bach or Bono, music has a significant role in your life—even if you never realized it. Why does music evoke such powerful moods? The answers are at last be- coming clear, thanks to revolutionary neuroscience and the emerging field of evolutionary psychology. Both a cutting-edge study and […]

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New Book – India’s Security Environment

Flipkart Review: PROCEEDINGS OF SELECT SEMINARS HELD BY ASIA CENTER, BANGALORE (HARDCOVER) Indian leaders displayed surprising indifference to national security in the first few decades after independence, with the posts of the Indian Naval and Air Force Chiefs being occupied by British officers for more than a decade after independence. Despite having faced an armed […]

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By the river Piedra

New Book – By the River Piedra I Sat Down And Cried – Paulo Coelho

From Paulo Coelho, author of the international bestseller The Alchemist, comes a poignant, richly poetic story that reflects the depth of love and life.  

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The Bhagavat Gita For the rest of us

New Book – The Bhagavad Gita for the Rest of us by Giridhar Boray

From the back cover: Over centuries, the Bhagavad Gita has been considered an important spiritual guidebook and has influenced many thought leaders in human history. The Gita is a conversational poetry set in an epic battlefield and answers many of the questions that afflicts human race in its conduct of day to day life. There are many […]

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Levels of Life by Julian Barnes

New Book: Levels of Life by Julian Barnes

Flipkart review: You put together two things that have not been put together before. And the world is changed…’ Julian Barnes’s new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two people, together, and about tearing them apart. One of the judges who awarded him the 2011 Man Booker Prize […]

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