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Book Review : Duorb ~ Kavya Saroja and Shanmuga Boopathy

After years I have read a Sci-fi book and I must say, this is the best beginning of 2020 with this kind of book. The blurb of this book enticed me and coaxed me to read the entire book!
Title - Duorb
Author - Kavya Saroja and Shanmuga Boopathy
Pages - 256 pages
Genre - Scientific Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
Format - Kindle
Ratings - ✰✰✰✰

Before telling about the review I would like to throw light on what 'Duorb' really is. It means two worlds and DuOrbian would be a person who can travel between two worlds, more like a parallel universe while sleeping.This all is created and the thought behind is of Kate's father John who is major part of the book.

Talking about the blurb, the protagonist loves his job and lives life on his own terms. One day he finds himself in middle of nowhere. Not having a clue about his whereabouts, he is in constant fear of imminent death. Slowly he adapts to the environment and start enjoying it, meet new people and surprisingly find love. The major thing t…
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