India Dreams by Om Book International – Review and Rating

India Dreams by Om Book International – Review and Rating

The story of Emy searching for answers about her parents, and them out of the ordinary extra marital affairs that led to once incident after another that impacted many lives, most of all, hers. A visit to India in her childhood, left young Emy an orphan and with a permanent aversion towards this beautiful country. But years pass, and the twist of fate compels her to come back to India no matter how repulsive this land is to her.

Story - 6/10 Subject London, December 1944, Emy hates India. 16 years ago, she had lost her parents there. And all of a sudden, the past beckons. Rather accidentally, Emy chances upon the personal diary of her mother Amelia, a resigned young woman, straight out of rigid Victorian England, confronted, through a strange India, with her own sexuality. January 1928. Amelia sets sail with Emy on the first ship to Bombay, to reunite with her husband Thomas, a captain in the army at Khalapur, in Rajasthan. But the reunion leaves much to be desired. But Thomas seems to have changed...
DRACULA: Battle of Three Kings – Review and Ratings

DRACULA: Battle of Three Kings – Review and Ratings

The great Alexander has stepped on the Holy land of India. One king defiantly stands against the Macedonian King’s plans of total invasion and that is Paurav Raj also called Porus. However, Porus is defeated and impressed by his valour Alexander appoints him as a satrap to one of his conquered lands. This is the history as we know it. Enter a mysterious stranger from faraway lands, a stranger who exhibits supernatural powers and has a never-ending thirst for blood. Who is this stranger? Where does he come from and what role will he play in an interesting era of Indian history? Find out in Dracula: Battle of Three Kings.

Synopsis The great Alexander has stepped on the Holy land of India. One king defiantly stands against the Macedonian King’s plans of total invasion and that is Paurav Raj also called Porus. However, Porus is defeated and impressed by his valor Alexander appoints him as a satrap to one of his conquered lands. This is history as we know it. Enter a mysterious stranger from faraway lands, a stranger who exhibits supernatural powers and has a never-ending thirst for blood. Who is this stranger? Where does he come from and what role will he play in an interesting era of...
Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians – Review, and Ratings

Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians – Review, and Ratings

From his throne high atop Mount Olympus, the mighty and powerful god Zeus reigned over ancient Greece with his fellow Olympians. Feared for his lightning bolt but loved for his compassion for humanity, Zeus presided over an era of peace and prosperity. But Zeus’s ascension to power was violently contested. In fact, he claimed power for his own by waging a horrible war that threatened to destroy the entire world. And to make matters worse, he was opposed in this battle for all existence by none other than his own father.

See how Zeus takes power for himself as he picks up his famous sword of storms for the first time and leads the rise of the Olympians!

SUMMARY From his throne high atop Mount Olympus, the mighty and powerful god Zeus reigned over ancient Greece with his fellow Olympians. Feared for his lightning bolt but loved for his compassion for humanity, Zeus presided over an era of peace and prosperity.  Zeus did not always sit upon the throne of the king and his ascension to power was not an easy one. Young and ambitious, Zeus gained power and position by waging a horrible war that threatened to destroy the entire world. And his opposition in this battle for all existence was none other than his own father,...
Karna – Victory in Death – Review and Ratings

Karna – Victory in Death – Review and Ratings

Unwanted by his mother, snubbed by his blood-brothers and ridiculed by all, this is the story of the unsung hero of the Mahabharata. The graphic novel traces the life-journey of this brave and noble man who became victim to the twists of fate. Loyal to a fault, Karna’s blind devotion to the wicked prince Duryodhana, the one man who accepts him as a friend, leads him to side with the Kauravas and fight against his own brothers in the Battle of Kurukshetra.

STORY - 7/10 Most of us know or at least have heard about Karna from Mahabharata, but through this graphic novel, we get to know, about the life and struggles of this mighty warrior in vivid details, a hero who had been robbed of what he deserved, time and again; For whom, a turn of fate meant more bad than good, who didn't bow down to anyone but yet been a humble and generous giver, but amidst all the noble qualities, how come, Karna is not regarded as a true hero? Well, you get your answer in this graphic novel,...
Prince of Ayodhya – Review with Inside Art

Prince of Ayodhya – Review with Inside Art

Ayodhya, the capital of a great kingdom ruled by king Dashratha, is an unconquerable city. Prince Rama is all set to ascend the throne and rule peacefully, but he witnesses an apocalyptic vision of its destruction. Evil plans are set in motion that will lead to the fall of all mortal kingdoms! So, along with his brother, Lakshman and the sage Vishwamitra, Rama travel is to Bhayanak-van to meet the first of his many nemeses.

Prince of Ayodhya – SUMMARY Prince of Ayodhya is written by Ashok K Banker and illustrated by Sachin Nagar. The graphic novel is an adaptation of the Ramayana and when We say Ramayana it uses references and stories from almost all the popular versions of it across the country. And explains it beautifully in its 10-page introduction that the Rama’s story is not about facts and figures but more about morals. And therefore all the versions of Ramayana have contradictory facts but what remains same is the moral and learnings from the life of Rama. In this introduction part, writer...
मुर्दो  की ट्रेन – समीक्षा और अंदर के चित्र

मुर्दो की ट्रेन – समीक्षा और अंदर के चित्र

शहर से दूर बाहरी इलाके में एक छोटा सा रेलवे स्टेशन, जहां हर रात 12 बजे ‘मृतकों की ट्रेन’ (मुर्दो  की ट्रेन) आती है। अंधेरा होने के बाद स्टेशन पर जाने की किसी की हिम्मत नहीं होती। और अगर कोई संयोगवश रात में स्टेशन पर आता है… ट्रेन ऑफ द डेड से मृतक उन दुर्भाग्यपूर्ण आत्माओं को उनमें से एक में बदल देते हैं। यह प्रेतवाधित स्टेशन सालों से रहस्यमयी मौतों का गवाह रहा है। कहानी की नायिका दीया, जिसने मुर्दो की ट्रेन में अपने किसी प्रिय को भी खो दिया है, अब इसके रहस्य को हमेशा के लिए सुलझाने पर आमादा है। उसके साथ एक बहादुर युवा बालक, इंस्पेक्टर विनय भी है। मृतकों की सेना के साथ उनके भयानक टकराव के बारे में पढ़ें, इस कॉमिक में, मुर्दो की ट्रेन।

मुर्दो की ट्रेन - सारांश शहर से दूर बाहरी इलाके में एक छोटा सा रेलवे स्टेशन, जहां हर रात 12 बजे 'मृतकों की ट्रेन' (मुर्दो  की ट्रेन) आती है। अंधेरा होने के बाद स्टेशन पर जाने की किसी की हिम्मत नहीं होती। और अगर कोई संयोगवश रात में स्टेशन पर आता है... ट्रेन ऑफ द डेड से मृतक उन दुर्भाग्यपूर्ण आत्माओं को उनमें से एक में बदल देते हैं। यह प्रेतवाधित स्टेशन सालों से रहस्यमयी मौतों का गवाह रहा है। कहानी की नायिका दीया, जिसने मुर्दो की ट्रेन में अपने किसी प्रिय को भी खो दिया है, अब इसके रहस्य...
Tales of Giants and Demons 5 in 1 – Review and Ratings

Tales of Giants and Demons 5 in 1 – Review and Ratings

The book delivers what it promises as it does not exaggerate but delivers exactly how terrifying and evil were the giants and demons from our Indian mythology. This hardcover edition consists of 5 paperbacks namely as the lord of Lanka, Ravana Humbled, Mahiravana, Kumbhakarna, and Ghatotkacha.

Tales of Giants and Demons - Summary They break rules, they create chaos, yet they were different. The book delivers what it promises as it does not exaggerate but delivers exactly how terrifying and evil were the giants and demons from our Indian mythology. This hardcover edition consists of 5 paperbacks namely the lord of Lanka, Ravana Humbled, Mahiravana, Kumbhakarna, and Ghatotkacha. Tales of Giants and Demons Story - 9 The book collects almost all the well-known stories from Indian mythology. It is a good book to add to your collection especially in terms of passing these tales to the...
फौलाद, मास्टरमाइंड और मास्टरप्लान – समीक्षा और अंदर के चित्र

फौलाद, मास्टरमाइंड और मास्टरप्लान – समीक्षा और अंदर के चित्र

सूर्यकांत एक वैज्ञानिक है जिसे आंतकियों के मंसूबो को पूरा होने से रोकने के लिए ऐसे अत्याधुनिक फौलादी कवच का आविष्कार करना पड़ता है जिसे पहन के वो बन जाता है विशालनगर का रखवाला, “फौलाद। फौलाद फेनिल कॉमिक्स के अभी तक समीक्षा किये हुए बाकी दोनों किरदार यानी बजरंगी और क्राइमफाइटर से काफी बेहतर है। अगर आप फेनिल कॉमिक्स को पढ़ना चाहते है तो आप निसंकोच फौलाद श्रृंखला पढ़ सकते है जिसका आखिरी भाग चित्रांकन के मामले में सब से बेहतर फेनिल कॉमिक है वहीँ पहले २ भागो का कुल मिलकर मूल्य केवल ६० रूपए है।

फौलाद श्रृंखला - सार फौलाद यानी सूर्यकांत एक वैज्ञानिक है जिसे आंतकियों के मंसूबो को पूरा होने से रोकने के लिए ऐसे अत्याधुनिक फौलादी कवच का आविष्कार करना पड़ता है जिसे पहन के वो बन जाता है विशालनगर का रखवाला, "फौलाद।  फौलाद श्रृंख्ला में अभी तक तीन कॉमिक्स प्रकाशित हो चुकी है जिनके नाम है; फौलाद, मास्टरमाइंड और मास्टरप्लान।  कॉमिक की कहानी फौलाद, कोबरा और उसके आतंकी संघटन के इर्द गिर्द घूमती है जिसमे कई दिलचस्प मोड़ आते है लेकिन साथ साथ कहानी खींची हुई सी भी महसूस होती है।  फौलाद की कहानी शुरू में मार्वल के आयरन मैन से...
Devi Chaudhurani Book 1 – Matsanyaya – Review

Devi Chaudhurani Book 1 – Matsanyaya – Review

Prafulla is married but is shunned by her wealthy father-in-law, Haraballabh, because of a spat between him and her father on the day of her wedding regarding the dowry amount. By custom prevalent at that time, a girl, once married, could not be divorced or remarried. Heartbroken at the fate of his only child, her father died and her mother followed after a few years.

Devi Chaudhurani - Summary Prafulla is married but is shunned by her wealthy father-in-law, Haraballabh, because of a spat between him and her father on the day of her wedding regarding the dowry amount. By custom prevalent at that time, a girl, once married, could not be divorced or remarried. Heartbroken at the fate of his only child, her father died and her mother followed after a few years. Prafulla takes the drastic step to flee in the middle of the night with the help of Karim Chacha, to find the house of her in-laws whom she has never known...
Draupadi: The Fire Born Princess – Review and Ratings

Draupadi: The Fire Born Princess – Review and Ratings

Draupadi: The Fire-Born Princess is written by Saraswati Nagpal which is accumulated with emotions from start to the end. Overall, it was an impactful read. The biggest highlight of the book is its art which is illustrated by Manu. One of the key features of the book is that it was widely popular among international media as it was reviewed by The New York Journal of Books. The disappointing fact is that it only emphasised on some of the bitter facts of the epic war.

Draupadi: The Fire Born Princess – Synopsis Draupadi: The Fire-Born Princess is written by Saraswati Nagpal which is accumulated with emotions from start to the end. Overall, it was an impactful read. The biggest highlight of the book is its art which is illustrated by Manu. One of the key features of the book is that it was widely popular among international media as it was reviewed by The New York Journal of Books. The disappointing fact is that it only emphasized some of the bitter facts of the epic story. Draupadi: The Fire Born Princess – Story – 8.75...