Authors

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Born: 15-10-1931

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (15 October 1931 – 27 July 2015) was the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. A career scientist turned statesman, Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, and studied physics and aerospace engineering. He spent the next four decades as a scientist and science administrator, mainly at the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and was intimately involved in India's civilian space programme and military missile development efforts. He thus c

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Amish Tripathi

Born: October 18, 1974

Amish Tripathi (born 18 October 1974), is an Indian author, known for his novels The Immortals of Meluha, The Secret of the Nagas, The Oath of the Vayuputras and Scion of Ikshvaku. The first three books collectively comprise the Shiva Trilogy and the later three are the first three books of the Ram Chandra Series which is going to be a collection of five books. The Shiva Trilogy was the fastest selling book series in Indian publishing history and the Scion of Ikshvaku was the fastest selling book of 2015.  All four books have sold over 3.5 million copies in the Indian subcontinent since 2010,

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Arundhati Roy

Born: 24 November 1961

Suzanna Arundhati Roy (born 24 November 1961) is an Indian author. She is best known for her novel The God of Small Things (1997), which won the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 1997. This novel became the biggest-selling book by a nonexpatriate Indian author. She is also a political activist involved in human rights and environmental causes. Early in her career, Roy worked for television and movies. She wrote the screenplays for In Which Annie Gives It Those Ones (1989), a movie based on her experiences as a student of architecture, in which she also appeared as a performer, and Electric Moon

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Chetan Bhagat

Born: 22-4-1974

Chetan Bhagat (born 22 April 1974) is an Indian author, columnist, screenwriter, television personality and motivational speaker, known for his English-language dramedy novels about young urban middle-class Indians. A noted public figure, Bhagat also writes for columns about youth, career development and current affairs for The Times of India (in English) and Dainik Bhaskar (in Hindi). Bhagat’s novels have sold over seven million copies. In 2008, The New York Times cited Bhagat as “the biggest selling English language novelist in India’s history”. Bhagat’s screenwriting efforts have

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Dr Roopleen

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Dr Roopleen is a Motivational Counselor, Speaker, blogger, life enthusiast, author of 4 books and has contributed to many anthologies.Roopleen is also an Eye Surgeon having super-specialized in Retina. She believes that though Ophthalmology is her profession, motivational counseling and writing remain her passion. A hard-core optimist and a die-hard advocator of positive thinking, Roopleen is passionate about living life to the full. Her ideology in life and her blood group happen to be the same: ‘B-POSITIVE!’Ever since she can remember, Roopleen had two dreams- to become a surgeon

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Durriya Kapasi

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Durriya Kapasi was born and brought up in the East African country, Tanzania, while her ancestors were from Gujarat, India. She began writing her first book with the pen name Durriya Zaheer on an online storytelling community in 2014. The first story received reasonable appraisal and received nearly million reads online. Gradually in succession she authored two more books which received a great amount of acclamation on social media. Durriya serves as a Creative Writing teacher at local Primary School, an editor of a reputed local Magazine and sub editor at online news site UdaipurTimes.com. S

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Durjoy Datta

Born: February 7, 1987

Durjoy Datta was born in New Delhi, India, and completed a degree in engineering and business management before embarking on a writing career. His first book—Of Course I Love You!—was published when he was twenty-one years old and was an instant bestseller. His successive novels—Now That You’re Rich!; She Broke Up, I Didn’t!; Ohh Yes, I Am Single!; You Were My Crush; If It’s Not Forever; Till the Last Breath; Someone Like You; Hold My Hand; When Only Love Remains—have also found prominence on various bestseller lists, making him one of the highest-selling authors in India. Durjoy

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Lilly Singh

Born: 26-9-1988

Lilly Singh (born 26 September 1988) is a Canadian YouTube personality, vlogger, comedian, writer and actress. She is better known by her YouTube username IISuperwomanII. Since beginning her channel in October 2010, her videos have received over 1.8 billion views, and her channel has accumulated over 11 million subscribers. In 2016, she was ranked 3rd on the Forbes list of the world’s highest paid YouTube stars (behind Roman Atwood and PewDiePie), earning a reported 7.5 million in 2016. Singh has featured in the annual YouTube Rewind every year since 2014. She has received an MTV Fandom Awar

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Nikhil Shrivastava

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Nikhil Shrivastava was born in New Delhi, India, and completed his degree from the University of Delhi. Incapability of understanding the normal pursuit of life made him search his own version of the truth. From past three years, he has been working as a professional content writer for national and international clients. Debut novel of this left-handed author, ‘Because You Need This’ has been out for a while and reaching the audience from different nation and religion. He took more than two years to write his debut book. He’s working on a different writing assignment these days. Writin

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Napoleon Hill

Born: 16-10-1883

Napoleon Hill (born Oliver Napoleon Hill; October 26, 1883 – November 8, 1970) was an American self-help author. He is well known for his book Think and Grow Rich (1937) which is among the top 10 best selling self-help books of all time. Hill’s works insisted that fervid expectations are essential to improving one’s life. Most of his books were promoted as expounding principles to achieve “success”.

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Probal Mazumdar

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Probal Mazumdar works in an IT company. He is an engineer by societal pressure, guitarist by love at first sound, singer by accident, poet by soul, writer by passion, a world class badminton player in childhood dreams, rebel by day, recluse by night, a samosa in a family of laddoos, a Jughead at the dining table, a shameless and congenital dreamer.Oh! An arsonist too – when his wife is not around, sets his own house on fire with his little son.He won the FIRST prize in the All India Poetry Competition, 2014, conducted by PSI (Poetry Society of India).His other poems have risen to

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Rishabh Puri

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Rishabh Puri is a highly accomplished entrepreneur of Indian origin with his spurring business set ups in Nigeria, Dubai, UK, and China. He got into his family business at the age of 18 and since then he has been a backbone of his esteemed enterprises.However, his childhood was not as fancy because he was diagnosed with life-threatening heart disease at the age of 1. He often craved for a ‘Normal Life’ that everyone else was able to enjoy. His life was mostly limited to talking to the Doctors and visiting hospitals for several major surgeries and regular checkups. Despite being so near

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Captain Rakesh Walia

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Captain Rakesh Walia is a decorated ex-Army Officer who served the nation in some of the most challenging operations within and across Indian borders, but was constrained to resign from active service on compassionate grounds. He began his corporate foray by joining one of the largest travel conglomerates where he got associated with some of the most iconic brands word-wide and won innumerable citations and awards at the national and international levels.Presently he holds the position of Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) with one of the most respected telecom brands – Matrix Cellular (

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Robin Sharma

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Robin Sharma is one of the world’s premier speakers on Leadership and Personal Mastery. As a presenter, Sharma has the rare ability to electrify an audience yet deliver uncommonly original and useful insights that lead to individuals doing their best work, teams providing superb results and organizations becoming unbeatable. For nearly 20 years, many of the most well-known organizations on the planet, ranging from Nike, GE, Microsoft, FedEx, PwC, HP and Oracle to NASA, Yale University and YPO have chosen Robin Sharma for their most important events, when nothing less than a world-class speak

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Ravi Subramanian

Born: February 11, 1970

Ravi Subramanian, an alumnus of IIM Bengaluru, has spent two decades working his way up the ladder of power in the amazingly exciting and adrenaline-pumping wor<span class="text_exposed_show">ld of global banks in India. After working with global banks like Citibank, HSBC and ANZ, he is now a business leader at a large listed NBFC. ​​ He is the award winning author of eight bestselling books : ​ If God was a Banker (2007), I Bought the Monks Ferrari (2007), Devil in Pinstripes (2009), The Incredible Banker (2011), The Bankster (2012), Bankerupt (2013). God is a Gamer

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Ruskin Bond

Born: 19 May 1934

Ruskin Bond (born 19 May 1934) is an Indian author of British descent. He lives with his adopted family in Landour, in Mussoorie, India. The Indian Council for Child Education has recognised his role in the growth of children’s literature in India. He got the Sahitya Academy Award in 1992 for Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra, for his published work in English. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1999 and Padma Bhushan in 2014. Bond spent his early childhood in Jamnagar (Gujarat) and Shimla. At the age of ten, Ruskin went to live at his grandmother’s house in Dehradun after his father’s death t

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Swarupa Chavan

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Swarupa Chavan, a name gaining popularity in the literary field with her writings. A writer and poet by heart and passion. She made her entry in the field of fiction with her first novel "TO ERR IS HUMAN" in 2011, but it was not easy for her to enter this world. She faced many challenges all along the way.  It is said that the things which you achieve with a lot of struggle and hard work gives you immense joy and you value it the most. That was what happened with Swarupa, when her first novel was published. From there on she never stopped or looked back. She published two more novel

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Sanjay Kumar Singh

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Sanjay Kumar Singh went to school at St. Michael’s High School, Patna and Bishop Cottons Boys School, Bangalore. He graduated in Economics (Honours) from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi, and acquired a Degree in Law from Campus Law Centre, Delhi University. He is now a practicing lawyer and lives with his daughter Vaibhavi, fondly called Tiggle, and their pet Labrador named Phantom in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.

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Saranya Umakanthan

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A University topper , a software engineer , a dog lover Saranya Umakanthan is ready to take the world in her hands by conquering people’s mind through the magic of her words. A romantic by heart Saranya loves gazing at the night sky while delving over a cup of coffee. She savors the biblichor and it illuminates her mundane life like the moon does to the night sky. The aroma of freshly baked cakes tickles her nostrils and she surrenders to the pleasure of this wafting delight. A food connoisseur by choice, she loves pampering her palate with sumptuous delicacies.

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Vikrant Khanna

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Vikrant Khanna is a captain in the Merchant Navy. He is the bestselling author of When Life Tricked Me and Love Lasts Forever. Apart from writing, he is fond of composing songs and playing the guitar. He lives in New Delhi.

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