Book Review of The Edge of Desire by Tuhin A. Sinha Hachette India, ISBN: , , Pages, Price: Rs. Reviewed By: Dr. Shamenaz. The Edge of Desire – Kindle edition by Tuhin Sinha. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks. The Edge of Desire [Sinha, Tuhin A.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. When journalist Shruti Ranjan, newly-wed wife of the Deputy.

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I’d recommend this novel to all those who are looking for average paced Indian woman story that involves politics and Indian history. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Sep 25, Debayan Biswas rated it liked it. In Mumbai, he became a screenwriter and subsequently achieved success as author, before making a foray into politics.

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Refresh ege try again. The Times Of India. And I am pretty happy and satisfied to be known among the most prolific of the Indian writers. Did you base the female protagonist on any actual person from Indian politics rape excluded? All You Need is Love. Of Love and Politics by Tuhin A. However, there seem to be too many issues crammed into one plot.

It is indeed interesting that Dalit-Muslim invariably becomes a hyphenated term at the time of elections. Tuhin has also scripted several popular TV shows. I was born and brought up in Jamshedpur where my dad worked as an engineer with Tata Motors then known as Telco while mom had started ttuhin career as a lawyer but quit to bring up me and my younger brother.

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The Edge of Desire

Nothing wow, but interesting nevertheless. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The story revolves around Protagonist shruti Ranjan.

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The premise was strong on how a IAS officer’s wife gets raped by goons in Bihar and then plots her revenge.

‘Writing for TV is lucrative, but very restricting’

Do you think it can be otherwise, for successful women politicians? Not since The White Tiger has a book gripped me in this particular way, engaging me with both its plot and language, and overcoming me with a sinking feeling at the false image so many of us live with of life in India.

Tuhin Eddge Author Tuhin Sinha. But why did he agree to Shruti’s suggestion about killing the terrorists. This novel explores every aspect of Indian politics and the so called democracy that is at stake.

In turn, he and three of his cohorts rape her at the first opportunity that comes his way. Overall a good story but the dege seems to have a very skewed sense of history. The author also knows his politics, and often makes liberal use of mythology and history to drive home his point, an aspect I found very interesting.

That being an illegal migrant is a privilege because it offers certain dubious opportunities to officers of the state administration? When Shruthi is being dragged into every newspaper portraying as a girl with no moral values rather than sympathizing with her situationangeranger and more anger is what I felt at the media judiciary and the people of society.

Its a tale of Shruthi Ranjan who leaves Delhi resigning her job as a journalist discovering her boy friend with a common friend. Anyways, the book is worth reading and should not be judged by its tittle.

Shruti is like any other Indian girl and like any other girl, she is exposed to desirs crime in India. And with good acting from Nawaz and SRk and the teasing oomph of Sunny Leone, it has all the ingredients to be a commercial success. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jul 16, Shubhra rated it really liked it.


Has writing become easier from the first to your fourth? The biggest USP of this book is that it is a fast-paced story – keep you at the edge of your seat. Visit our Help Pages. Your protagonist Shruti’s personal life is a mess. Also, gives insight into the political background of the country.

That was not Sharad. A strong Dalit leader is expected to draw Muslim support as well and vice versa.

That’s as far as you feel about these issues but when you read a book, it’s a completely different experience. The book has earned rave reviews from readers across the country. Caught between her mentor and her spouse – both upright but ultimately flawed men – and a host of envious others who continue to cast aspersions on her character – she struggles to address the larger problems of the country.

The story begins with Tihar jail, where she was detained in a VIP cell. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Men had been the reason behind her success and losses. May 11, Priyanka Kulkarni rated it really liked it. The author passes too quickly from one event to another.

Apart from writing novels, Tuhin has contributed guest columns to India’s leading print media publications. However, the second half is rather slow and disappointing. Customers who bought this item also bought. The struggle of a rape victim as she is pushed to the edge by criminals, her family and the society at large which culminates in her seizing and occupying some of the most powerful ranks in the Government is heart rending and heart warming in equal measures.