Silence Sounds Good

Notion Press
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Silence Sounds Good offers a refreshing reading experience, combining personalized anecdotes with an impressive understanding of both history and mythology lucidly narrated in a crisp and effective prose. This absorbing collection of essays is an inspiring read.
Dr Shashi Tharoor, MP
Author, orator
Silence Sounds Good is a collection of smart essays with a sprinkling of tell-tale anecdotes, subtle humor and vast erudition. The author has brought in its fold almost everything under the sun, nay the sun itself, and given us a literary treat and a journey through history, literature, mythology and what not. This book is certainly reading and entertainment made easy. As an understanding writer who appreciates the value of the time of the readers, the author has kept the essays refreshingly brief and has successfully tried to hold ‘Infinity in the palm of the hand’ and ‘eternity in an hour’. Silence Sounds Good offers an enticingly relaxing reading experience.
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Dr. C.V. Ananda Bose, veteran IAS officer, writer, orator, and innovator is the recipient of the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru Fellowship and the distinguished fellowship of the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie. He has authored twenty- three books in English, Malayalam, and Hindi including novels, short stories and essays. Three of his books have become best sellers in Malayalam. A powerful debater and a motivational speaker. Dr Bose has addressed many international forums including the UN. General Assembly. Dr. Bose has received more than hundred prizes, including fifteen gold medals, in literary competitions. Recipient of twenty national and international awards for his outstanding contributions in different fields, his innovations were selected by United Nations as ‘Global Best Practice’ four times. The government of India awarded him the National (Special) Habitat Award. He was the head of the prestigious Supreme Court Committee on the treasures of ‘Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple.’ A renowned educationist and scholar, Dr. Bose was Vice Chancellor, Principal Secretary (education) and Chairman of the Atomic Energy Education Society.
He hails from Mannnam, Kottayam District, Kerala. His wife is Lakshmi, his son, Vasudev Bose and his grandson is Advaith Nair.
He can be contacted on: +91-999914488 or by email - cvabose@gmail.com

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Notion Press
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Published on
Oct 19, 2017
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Pages
312
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ISBN
9781947988385
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Language
English
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Self-Help / Motivational & Inspirational
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