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World Book fair Delhi and a Bloggers meet (blog marathon post 14)

So was at the World Book fair Delhi, where I had a fabulous session. Here I am just before going inside the hall for my session
And this is just one side of the audience. I couldn't capture the other side as it wouldn't fit into the frame. We had a fabulous turnout and a great time!


After that I headed out to the Westland stall, and also the Amazon stall. We clicked some interesting pics at the Amazon stall.

I also signed the author's wall.

Amazon tweeted about it:

Then I headed for a bloggers meet at CCD.
It was just awesome to connect with bloggers--all of us like minded people who completely understood each other, when we spoke of our online experiences. They didn't believe that i had two children till i showed them the pictures :)

It was great connecting with them. I made some new friends today and as is evident from the  pictures, we had an amazing time.




I went shopping to after that and bought some stuff  to gift my loved ones, which I am very happy about.

I leave for Chandigarh tomorrow. Those who want to meet me can come to the Capital Book Depot on 16th at 12.00 pm for book signing and an informal chat.

Good night folks.
I shall blog again from Chandigarh tomorrow! I am glad that even though my schedule is extremely hectic I am managing to keep up my blog marathon.
Till tomorrow--stay happy and smile! :)

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Comments

  1. When are u coming to Brazil hehe

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  2. Would love to! I have a friend in Sao Paulo and brazil is on my list of things 'to do' :)

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  3. I am in Chandigarh for the weekend and tomorrow I will be back in Delhi ! Missed meeting you yet again !

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  4. It was amazing meeting you, ma'am. It was so much fun talking to you and getting to know you more personally. By the way, I'm hooked to your new book now. It's nice :)

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  5. Ma'am please plan ur visit to Varanasi some time. Really want to meet u.

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  6. no doubt ,you look so young its hard to believe you are a mother of two! and those pics are really fab!

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  7. It was a wonderful experience having met u in pragati maidan...just like a dream come true....
    Just finishd ur latest book.. u gave 'ur signed copy' on 14..it happens for a reason.
    U reminded of my dog...more than a frnd to me.. is not wth me now died 15 years back....
    Missing him terribly... i believe dogs understand u mire than humans can... after him i never had any as i cant exchange him wth any... bt today after long 15 years me again have urge to keep one again..
    2nd yess ... i
    Watever happens ..it happens for a reason.... we might nt get it at that time...
    Thanks fr giving such moments... such characters..who give beautiful experience..in our life..
    luv u mam..
    All d best.

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  8. It was a wonderful experience having met u in pragati maidan...just like a dream come true....
    Just finishd ur latest book.. u gave 'ur signed copy' on 14..it happens for a reason.
    U reminded of my dog...more than a frnd to me.. is not wth me now died 15 years back....
    Missing him terribly... i believe dogs understand u mire than humans can... after him i never had any as i cant exchange him wth any... bt today after long 15 years me again have urge to keep one again..
    2nd yess ... i
    Watever happens ..it happens for a reason.... we might nt get it at that time...
    Thanks fr giving such moments... such characters..who give beautiful experience..in our life..
    luv u mam..
    All d best.

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  9. Looks like you had a wonderful time in Delhi during the session and the Bloggers' Meet. Glad the bloggers were able to meet you and share their views on things just as you did. It must have been so much fun. Thanks for sharing.

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