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Books by Shakti Ghosal

Shakti Ghosal is the author of short story fiction anthology, The Chronicler of the Hooghly (2021).

He is also an engineer and holds an MBA (Faculty Gold Medal 1984) from the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore.

Shakti has served in the corporate sector in India and overseas for nearly forty years.

A professional certified Coach, Mentor and Trainer, Shakti runs Leadership Workshop cum coaching programs for organizations in an effort to grow and upgrade Leadership Incubation globally.

He is also a visiting professor at IIMs.

An avid blogger and globetrotter passionate about discovering new places and cultures, Shakti currently lives in Kolkata, India, with his beloved wife Sanchita.

The couple has two beautiful daughters.

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Genre: Fiction




The Chronicler of the Hooghly

"Four stories. Five crucible experiences."

As Samir embarks on a sunset cruise on the Hooghly, he meets the enigmatic Chronicler who takes him on a two and a half centuries journey surrounding the curse of a fabled pearl necklace, as mentioned by his dying mother.

Spanning between the pandemics of 1919 and 2020, Dipen and Indranil are confronted by tragedies under vastly different societal conditioning and development.

As the capital of the British Raj shifts to Delhi in 1912, Junior Clerk Sujit with wife Bina is forced to migrate. Shanti, born of a forceps delivery gone horribly wrong, comes into their lives.

Suffering severe injuries from a gas explosion, Anjan meets Savio who brings him face to face with the private demons from his past. But past demons do have a way to come into one’s present with life changing consequences. Who is Savio?

Author: Shakti Ghosal
First Release: 2021
Ebook: B08X7M93DL
Publisher: Half Baked Beans