RATING – 4.5/5
AUTHOR: Neelam Saxena Chandra
PUBLISHED by: OMJI PUBLISHING
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Neelam Saxena Chandra is a bureaucrat working with Indian Railways. Writing poetry and fiction is her passion. More than six hundred of her stories/poems have been published in various leading Indian as well as International magazines/journals/anthologies. Nineteen of her books have been published including two novels, one novella, two short story collection, seven poetry collections and four collections of children’s stories. Neelam is a record holder with the Limca Book of Records for being the author with Most English and Hindi books published in a year. Neelam and her daughter hold the record for being the first mother-daughter duo to write a poetry book for the book ‘Winter Shall Fade’ in Limka Book of Records, Miracle World Records and India Book of Records. She has won several awards including an award in a poetry contest by American Embassy, Premchand award by Ministry of Railways, Rabindranath Tagore International poetry award, Freedom award by Radio City for her lyrics. Neelam has been nominated in the list of 78 most well-known authors in India by Forbes for the year 2014.
Casket of Stories is Neelam Saxena Chandra’s yet another masterpiece. It is a collection of 21 beautiful short stories. The stories are mostly based on women and real life events. Every story is different and the variations are perfectly used by Neelam throughout the book. The stories will Inspire you, make you feel loved and will cherish your soul to become a good person and love everyone. The entire collection of stories touched my heart and will touch yours too. When I started reading Casket of Stories, I was tired and restless but soon my emotions changed into smile and freshness. Neelam surely has some super-natural powers in her writing which will Inspire you to do your best. Casket of Stories is a MUST READ!