Doing Well On Flipkart

By any account, It Can’t Be You seems to be doing well on Flipkart. Was delighted to find that it currently ranks 38 out of the 17202 titles under “Suspense” in the Flipkart site. Most thrilling of all is to be on the same list (though admittedly not in the same league) as writers I have admired like: Ken Follett, Dan Brown, John Grisham, Arthur Hailey, James Patterson, Stephen King, Mario Puzo and John Le Carre amongst others!

“Dinaz Dastur”- A Tribute to the Parsis

In “It Can’t Be You”, Dinaz Dastur is my small tribute to India’s Parsi community. Every community has its stereotypes and the Hindi movies when I was growing up unfortunately showed the Parsi almost always in comical light. The men were doddering people with thick spectacles who were easily fooled and the women were stout and gregarious. In Dinaz, I have tried to characterize a young, beautiful and talented Parsi woman. Some of them are truly beautiful. Continue reading