Book Bash League 2018 Match Card Book Bash League is India's first book league which will be held from April to December every year. The league will replace previous Best Author of the Year Award.

Since it is the inaugural season of the tournament, all the books reviewed on till date are nominated. More books will be added to the list in coming days. As of now, 180 books will be competing in the Book Bash League 2018.


Each book will compete in a knock-out one on one match. The matches (contests) will be held on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram handle and the winner will be decided by the public votes. The book which gets more votes than other qualifies for the second round.


Final Winner - Official Trophy Semi-Final Winners - Listicle Feature in SALIS MANIA Digital Magazine Quarter-Final Winners - Listicle Feature on Round of 16 Winners - One Full Page Book Advertisement in SALIS MANIA Digital Magazine Round of 32 Winners - Exclusive Author Interview on or SALIS MANIA Digital Magazine Round of 64 Winners - Facebook Promotion for 5 Days Round 2 Winners - Twitter Promotion for 5 Days Round 1 Winners - Trending Books of the Week Feature for 7 Days


- Round 1 will take place on our Facebook page. - Anyone can vote for their favourite book. - Voting for each match will be open for 7 days. - Book with maximum votes in each match wins. - All Round 1 winners will qualify for Round 2. BOOK BASH LEAGUE ROUND 1 MATCH CARD

(All the matches will take place on our Facebook page)

MATCH 1 - 21st April Chess Without A Queen by Virag Dhulia (Notion Press) - 155 VOTES Straight From Life by Rupesh Kumar (Blue Rose Publishers) - 29 VOTES

MATCH 2 - 21st April Making A Poem by Vihang A Naik (Authors Press) - 11 VOTES My Mute Girlfriend by Himanshu Rai (Srishti Publishers) - 71 VOTES

MATCH 3 - 22nd April I Owed You One by Madhu Vajpayee (Lifi Publications) - 24 VOTES Rankshetram Part 2 by Utkarsh Srivastava - 26 VOTES

MATCH 4 - 22nd April Looking Through The Prism by Sujata Chatterjee (Notion Press) - 82 VOTES Here Is Heaven And Here Is Hell by Saurabh Tiwari (Notion Press) - 26 VOTES

MATCH 5 - 23rd April Rickey Bell And The Mystery Of The Blue Gem by Harshit Srivastava - 13 VOTES Men And Dreams In The Dhauladhar by Kochery C. Shibu (Niyogi Books) - 19 VOTES

MATCH 6 - 23rd April A Quest For Spring by Monica Mujumdar Dixit (Notion Press) - 89 VOTES What Next? by Santhosh Gangadharan (Frog In Well) - 35 VOTES

MATCH 7 - 24th April A Friend Like Karna by Madhav Thapar (Notion Press) - 148 VOTES I Am Not Nitin by Nitin Srivastava - 11 VOTES

MATCH 8 - 24th April The Other Guy by Aakash Mehrotra (Times Group Books) - 10 VOTES Dew and Daze by Ananya Dhawan - 12 VOTES

MATCH 9 - 25th April Aur Ek Talaash by Giri Nair - 42 VOTES The Dawn by Divya G Prasad (Notion Press) - 9 VOTES

MATCH 10 - 25th April Murderous Greed by Arun K Nair (Notion Press) - 26 VOTES Shadow In The Mirror by Deepti Menon (Readomania) - 47 VOTES

MATCH 11 - 26th April 7 Vows Of Marriage by Devika Das - 12 VOTES Eternal Love by Jaydeep Khot (The Write Place) - 6 VOTES

MATCH 12 - 26th April Some 14 Odd Years by Ruchira Banerjee - 20 VOTES The Gift by Chandrapal Khasiya - 26 VOTES

MATCH 13 - 27th April Undelivered Letters by J Alchem - 14 VOTES Love, Loss And Some Deaths by Arka Datta - 8 VOTES

MATCH 14 - 27th April Different Beads Of The Same String by Sujay Malik (Notion Press) - 28 VOTES Secrets, Sins & Struggles by Kamini Kusum (Zorba Books) - 13 VOTES

MATCH 15 - 28th April Reminiscence by Devika Das (Blue Rose Publishers) - 23 VOTES The First Sip Of My Morning Coffee by Nikita Tak (InkQuills Publishing House) - 78 VOTES

MATCH 16 - 28th April Kansa by Prassant Kevin (Inked Company) - 26 VOTES The Retribution by Shankar N Kashyap (My Books Publication) - 9 VOTES

MATCH 17 - 29th April Kalpana by Yogita - 42 VOTES UNNS by Sapan Saxena (Inspire India Publishers) - 96 VOTES

MATCH 18 - 29th April If You Never Try You Will Never Know by Sahil Mehta (Notion Press) - 8 VOTES Of Two Minds by Atul Mohite - 11 VOTES

MATCH 19 - 30th April The Man In The Trench Coat by Ashutosh Dixit (Leadstartcorp) - 4 VOTES The Talion Tale by Rahul Apte (Leadstartcorp) - 3 VOTES

MATCH 20 - 30th April Rafflesia by Gautham (Leadstartcorp) - 5 VOTES Hands On Art & Craft Book 4 by Shweta Gupta - 2 VOTES

MATCH 21 - 31st April Once Upon A Genie by Durriya Kapasi (Half Baked Beans) - 7 VOTES The Last Alchemist by Aditya Joshi (White Falcon Publishing) - 3 VOTES

MATCH 22 - 31st April The Aravan Head by Arvind Narsima (Inspire India Publishers) - 11 VOTES Dying To Live by Monisha K Gumber (Leadstartcorp) - 14 VOTES

MATCH 23 - 1st May Hands On Art & Craft Book 3 by Shweta Gupta - 3 VOTES Inside The Heart Of Hope by Rishabh Puri (Srishti Publishers) - 6 VOTES

MATCH 24 - 1st May Sick Of Being Healthy by Monisha K Gumber (Leadstartcorp) - 15 VOTES Hands On Art & Craft Book 2 by Shweta Gupta - 5 VOTES

MATCH 25 - 2nd May Goodness Gracious Grand Mama by Tannaaz Irani - 16 VOTES Beyond A Meaningful Journey by Anmol Chawla (Notion Press) - 7 VOTES

MATCH 26 - 2nd May When Karma Goes Upside Down by Dishant Huria (Srishti Publishers) - 11 VOTES Twenty Twenty Race Against Time by Anuraag Srivastava (Srishti Publishers) - 3 VOTES

MATCH 27 - 3rd May Teenage Musings by Faizan Malek (Half Baked Beans) - 6 VOTES The Sixth - The Legend Of Karna by Karan Vir (Leadstartcorp) - 17 VOTES

MATCH 28 - 3rd May 15/1 Story Avenue by Avishek Gupta - 26 VOTES Hands On Art & Craft Book 1 by Shweta Gupta - 6 VOTES

MATCH 29 - 4th May Origins Arrkaya Book 1 by Yashas Mahajan (Frog In Well) - 48 VOTES The Cullinan Diamonds And Other Mysteries by Giri Nair (CinnamonTeal) - 7 VOTES

MATCH 30 - 4th May The 365 Days by Nikhil Ramteke (Write India Publishers) - 8 VOTES The Unknown Realm by Prashant Wason (Notion Press) - 8 VOTES

MATCH 31 - 5th May Indian Women And The Shaadi Conundrum by Dr. Rachna Arora and Deepika Sharma (Authors Press) - 2 VOTES Jim Morgan And The Seven Sins by Bharat Madan (Notion Press) - 4 VOTES

MATCH 32 - 5th May Lucid Dreams The Journey Resumes by Atul Mohite (CinnamonTeal) - 8 VOTES A Dirty World by Manoj Kumar Sethy (Omji Publishers) - 2 VOTES

MATCH 33 - 6th May Wreath And Other Stories by Sangeeta Mahapatra (Notion Press) - 5 VOTES The First Trillionaire by Sapna Jha (The Write Place) - 4 VOTES

MATCH 34 - 6th May Spinning Into Oblivion by Santhosh Gangadharan (Partridge India) - 6 VOTES Chameleon Lights by Ayushman Jamwal (Authors Press) - 5 VOTES

MATCH 35 - 7th May The Classic Retreat Of Anarchy by Satanik Roy (Notion Press) - 2 VOTES Ready... Steady... Exit by P C Balasubramanian (Srishti Publishers) - 5 VOTES

MATCH 36 - 7th May My Tarot Something Paranormal by Nisha Mehta (Partridge India) - 2 VOTES Bouquet Of Emotions, Feelings And Thoughts by Subhrajyoti Parida (Dream House Publishers) - 7 VOTES

MATCH 37 - 8th May Rakshetram Part 1 by Utkarsh Srivastava (Notion Press) - 25 VOTES 50 Formulae For A Successful Life by Paras Haria (Pepper Script) - 2 VOTES

MATCH 38 - 8th May The Coffee And The Cola by Kapil Mujumdar (Notion Press) - 2 VOTES The Dormant State by Dibya Satpathy (Partridge India) - 7 VOTES

MATCH 39 - 9th May The Mind Game by Devika Das (Pepper Script) - 7 VOTES Betwixt The Twists And Turns by Mona Mohanty (Partridge India) - 21 VOTES

MATCH 40 - 9th May Turning Back Time by Shravya Gunipudi (Gargi Publishers) - 52 VOTES Love The Key To Optimism by Roshan Bhondekar (Notion Press) - 10 VOTES

MATCH 41 - 10th May My Tarot Something Else by Nisha Mehta (Partridge India) - 4 VOTES In A Blink Of An Eye by Aditya Nighot (Author's Ink Publications) - 10 VOTES

MATCH 42 - 10th May Prescription Treating India's Soul by Ahijit Naskar (Educreation Publishing) - 2 VOTES Guru With Guitar by Vikrmn (Srishti Publishers) - 7 VOTES

MATCH 43 - 11th May Coinman by Pawan Mishra (Lune Spark) - 3 VOTES Love Bi The Way by Bhaavna Arora (Penguin India) - 4 VOTES

MATCH 44 - 11th May 03:02 by Mainak Dhar (Westland) - 7 VOTES Rukhsat The Departure by Sujit Banerjee (Leadstartcorp) - 3 VOTES

MATCH 45 - 12th May The Prediction by Swarupa Chavan (Omji) - 10 VOTES The Ribbon Trap by Shine Syamaladevi (Lifi Publications) - 3 VOTES

MATCH 46 - 1st June Moving Mumbai by Aditi Kelkar (Notion Press) vs Insights! by Mahua Sen (Authors Press)

MATCH 47 - 1st June Waves In The Sky by Rakhi Jayashankar (Cyberwit) vs The Unbreakable Law by Pragat Kasana (Pepper Script)

MATCH 48 - 2nd June Tagged by M Kaarthika Santhosh (Half Baked Beans) bvs Kindg Of Hearts by Prassant Kevin (Inked Company)

MATCH 49 - 2nd June Romance Shorts by Sourabh Mukherjee vs Mrs Funnybones by Twinkle Khanna (Penguin Books)

MATCH 50 - 3rd June Megha Two Worlds Within by Lalitha Ram vs Love On 3 Wheels by Anurag Anand (Srishti Publishers)

MATCH 51 - 3rd June In Love Till My Last Breath by Om Shukla (Lifi Publications) vs Sustainable Fitness by Z Altug

MATCH 52 - 4th June 18 Via Teen by Shreyasi Rhittika (Dream House Publications) vs Half A Shadow by Anurag Shourie (Ink Horn Publishing)

MATCH 53 - 4th June DNA - Dad's Not Adopted by Shikha Kaul (Gagi Publishers) vs A Walk by Yuvraj Human (Notion Press)

MATCH 54 - 5th June Operation India One by Shiv Kumar (Om Books) vs The Untold by James Jean-Pierre

MATCH 55 - 5th June A Walk In The Rain by Udai Yadla (Omji) vs Klass by Prita Yadav (White Falcon Publishing)

MATCH 56 - 6th June Breaking Free by Neha Nayak (Srishti Publishers) vs The Prank Call by A R Sara

MATCH 57 - 6th June Diabolical by Supriya Parulekar (Gargi Publishers) vs Enchanted Incognito by Drishti Nanwani

MATCH 58 - 7th June S.O.A.R by Abir Mukherjee (Leadstartcorp) vs City Times And Other Poems by Vihang A Naik

MATCH 59 - 7th June Because I Love You Too by Saurabh Ahuja vs Love Story? Seriously! by Shivi Pandey (Petals Publishers)

MATCH 60 - 8th June Super Women by Prachi Garg (Srishti Publishers) vs The Curse Of Damini by Debajani Mohanty (Partridge India)

MATCH 61 - 8th June Story Of Tublu by Jahid Akhtar (Lifi Publications) vs Are You Magic Or Am I A Trick? by Arpita Chipkar (Authors Press)

MATCH 62 - 9th June Checkmate by Hrishikesh Joshi (Leadstartcorp) vs The Mind Spa by Malti Bhojwani (Om Books)

MATCH 63 - 9th June Panther by Chimmi Tenduf-La (Harper Collins) vs The Great Indian Diet by Shilpa Shetty & Luke Coutinho (Penguin Books)

MATCH 64 - 10th June Ananya by Shilpa Gupta (Rupa Publications) vs Shimmering Chimes by Maya Dev (Authors Press)

MATCH 65 - 10th June Once Again With Love! by Abhirup Dhar vs Gunshot Victims Unit by Vaibhav Mukim (Leadstartcorp)

MATCH 66 - 11th June Cult Of Chaos by Shweta Taneja (Harper Collins) vs Envisage by Jaydeep Khot (Notion Press)

MATCH 67 - 11th June The Lives And The Times by Amit Verma vs 1st Job And 10 Mistakes by Uttam Kumar (Author's Ink Publications)

MATCH 68 - 12th June In The Shadows Of Death by Sourabh Mukherjee (Srishti Publishers) vs The Essence OF Eternal Happiness by Bernard D'sa & Shonali Dey (Raindrops Company)

MATCH 69 - 12th June Rewritten Lives by J Elliot Howard vs The World Is In Me by Sheeraz Khan (Leadstartcorp)

MATCH 70 - 13th June The Line Reader by Agni Tripathi (Notion Press) vs You Are The Best Wife by Ajay K Pandey (Srishti Publishers)

MATCH 71 - 13th June Khel - The Writings by Vishal Goswami (Leadstartcorp) vs First Love Matters So Does The Second by Vishal Shah (Half Baked Beans)

MATCH 72 - 14th June Shakti by Anuja Chandramouli (Rupa Publishers) vs Me, Mia, Multiple by Debashish Irengbam (Harper Collins)

MATCH 73 - 14th June When I Fell In Love With Life by Geetha Paniker (Partridge India) vs I Am Dead But My Heart Beats by Priyank (Teenage Publishers)

MATCH 74 - 15th June Just The Way You Are by Sanjeev Ranjan (Random House India) vs Kabira Not Until I Die by Aravind Parashar (The Write Place)

MATCH 75 - 15th June The 2 Shes by Abhinav Kaushik (Notion Press) vs A Bipolar's Journey by Vijay Nallawala (Partridge India)

MATCH 76 - 16th June It Doesn't Hurt To Be Nice by Amisha Sethi (Srishti Publishers) vs He Me And She by Col Mahip Chadha (Creative Crows)

MATCH 77 - 16th June Child / God by Ketan Bhagat (Rumour Books) vs I Will Go With You by Priya Kumar

MATCH 78 - 17th June Masters Of Lygrenn by Arjun Pawar (Leadstartcorp) vs When Cupid Stuck Its Arrow by Raindrops Company

MATCH 79 - 17th June I Will Not Regret Losing You by Abhishek Agarwal (Red Ink) vs The Crossroads by Sudipta Mukherjee (Leadstartcorp)

MATCH 80 - 18th June Her Ressurection by Soumyadeep Koley (Gargi Publishers) vs The Last Surge by Pramit Sarkar (Gargi Publishers)

MATCH 81 - 18th June Sweet Temptations by Meena Nair & Bernard D'sa (Raindrops Company) vs Glorious Uncertainties by Prashant Kumar Singh (Times Group Books)

MATCH 82 - 19th June I, Me & Her by Pritam Banerjee vs The Pocket Love Story by Ajitabha Bosa (Author's Ink Publications)

MATCH 83 - 19th June I Am 16 I Can Rape by Kirtida Gautam vs A Little More Than Love by Priyanka Bansal (Airavat Publishing)

MATCH 84 - 20th June Death In Every Stride by Megha Agarwal (Authors Press) vs Casket Of Stories by Neelam Saxena Chandra (Omji)

MATCH 85 - 20th June The Withering Banyan by Hyma Goparaju (Leadstartcorp) vs And The Heart Died by Aseem Srivastava (Leadstartcorp)

MATCH 86 - 21st June Breaking Up The Shackles by Gunjesh Bond (Leadstartcorp) vs Hidden Husband by Shikha Kaul (Gargi Publishers)

MATCH 87 - 21st June Poetic Penetrations by Sanjay Chitranshi (Leadstartcorp) vs 3 @ A Time by Diptendu Sekhar Chakraborty (Omji)

MATCH 88 - 22nd June Singing Soul by Shalini Samuel (Omji) vs Joys And Woes Are Woven Fine by Arkaprava De (Author's Ink Publishing)

MATCH 89 - 22nd June Paradise Lost And Regained by Ratnadip Acharya (Leadstartcorp) vs Mistress Of Honour by Bhaavna Arora (Penguin Books)

MATCH 90 - 23rd June Ensnared by Prashant Wase (Author's Ink Publications) vs Pluck Out The Heart by Airavat Publishing MATCH 91 - 23rd June The Art Of Building Experimental Events by Dr Deepak Swaminathan (Notion Press) vs Discovery Of Bhagat Singh's Pistol And His Ahimsa by Jupinderjit Singh (Kalpaz Publications)

MATCH 92 - 24th June Mere Khayal by Dr Manisha Yadav (Notion Press) vs TBA *NOTE: The dates may change due to technical issues. For queries, please drop us a mail at and we will get back to you asap. Thank You!

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