It is the story of four people - a pretty princess, a dreaded don, a noble physician and an evil arch-rival. Painted across a wide canvas filled with multiple hues of love, lust, lies, greed, and scandals, the four characters criss-cross continents, touching cities like Delhi, Amritsar, New York, Chicago, Paris, Istanbul, Barcelone, Manila and Sydney.Padmashree Dr H S Rissam's medi-fiction, The Scalpel, scientillates through different levels of enigmatic stories and solves the mystery of one of the most grand-scaled medical thriller written in recent times. 'When a doctor writes a novel about the medical community cavorting with the mafia, would it be a work of fiction or would it be an attempt to showcase reality without the risk of a backlash. Dr Rissam is the Senior Interventional Cardiologist and Director of Cardiac Clinical Sciences.
The Adventures of Grandfather Frog (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)
The Adventures of Grandfather Frog (Dover Children's Thrift Classics) by Thornton W. Burgess
Determined to see the Great World beyond the familiar vistas of the Smiling Pool, Grandfather Frog leaps forth only to tumble haplessly into the pitfalls of greed, boastfulness, and carelessness. This time-honored classic mixes exciting adventure and good-natured humor with gentle homily.
Ice Candy Man
Ice Candy Man by Bapsi Sidhwa
Now Filmed as 1947, a motion picture by Deepa Mehta
Few novels have caught the turmoil of the Indian subcontinent during Partition with such immediacy, such wit and tragic power.
The Rich Man's Love-Child
The Rich Man's Love-Child by Maggie Cox
Mills & Boon
A passionate affair, a devastating betraya-Caitlin Burns is the last person reclusive millionaire Flynn Mac Cormac wants to see again. But now she's back, with an earth-shattering revelation.
She was pregnant when she left him....
Flynn knows Caitlin has no idea of the demons that helped drive her away. But he can't forgive her for keeping his young daughter from him. He's not about to let Caitlin leave a second time, so demands she live with him in his imposing ancestral home! They'll raise their child there - and Flynn will enjoy Caitlin's body once more.
He might not trust her, but he knows they share a passion nothing can destroy?