Books on Bollywood: Sonam Reads

On Sonam Reads, Sonam shared about the books that she read on Bollywood.

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Books on Bollywood: Sonam Reads

Sonam K. Ahuja through Instagram has shared the books on Bollywood that she read in this coronavirus time. Sonam has included five books on Bollywood in “Sonam Reads”.

Earlier on “Sonam Reads”, she shared books that inspire her and make her proactively on days when she has free time. She shared “Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson” and the second book “How to Think like Leonardo Da Vinci by Michael J. Gelb”.

Today on “Sonam Reads” she shared books on Bollywood. She also said that missing the time on a film set that made her really deep dive into every book on Bollywood. 

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Books on Bollywood:

Here are the lists of books that Sonam shared on “Sonam Reads”. These books kept her busy, engaged, and happy while at home.

The first book Sonam shared is “Fantasies of a Bollywood Love Thief: Inside the World of Indian Moviemaking by Stephen Alter”. This book gave her great insight into Stephen’s take on the film industry. In this Stephen acts as both tour guide and translator, said by Sonam Kapoor.

The second book Sonam shared is “The Art of Bollywood by Rajesh Devraj, Edo Bouman, and Paul Duncan”. Sonam said that this is a beautiful essay on Bollywood’s culture of hand-painted visuals and the league of cinema through posters.

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The third book Sonam shared is “Sholay: The Making of a Classic by Anupama Chopra”.Sonam Kapoor said that this fascinating story of how a four-line idea grew. It is to become the greatest blockbuster of Indian Cinema.

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The fourth book Sonam shared is “Praveen Babi: A Life by Karishma Upadhyay”. In this book, Karishma Upadhyay detailed the rise of Praveen Babi. The clutter-breaking style and her battle with mental health, amongst the glitzy world of Bollywood, said by Sonam.

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The fifth book Sonam shared is “Written by Salim-Javed: The Story of Hindi Cinema’s Greatest Screenwriters by Diptakirti Chaudhuri”. This book is a dramatic, entertaining story of the dream team. Pioneered of the Bollywood blockbuster that is Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar.

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These are the book that Sonam Kapoor has shared in her “Sonam Reads”. Sonam asks that have you got a chance to read these gems and if yes tell her in the comment box of Instagram.

In “Sonam Reads”, Sonam updates her book that she read till now and those books that inspire her. During Coronavirus time she started updating these things continuously.

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