Shimla: The famous Shimla based author Minakshi Chaudhry is back with her new book, Love Stories of Shimla Hills, which was released by the Himachal Chief Minister Prof. Dhumal at Shimla today.
This is her ninth book in a row.
The present book has stories about the Scandal Point, it talks about the real scandal that happened in the Oak Over.
It also peeps into Edwina and Jawaharlal Nehru’s love story. According to the book, their special relationship developed and matured in Shimla.
‘Love in Shimla’ is the real love story of filmstar Sadhna, who fell in love with a film director in Shimla, and the story of Shanta, a bright, young girl who was the most promising sportsperson in Himachal in early eighties.
The book has many more real stories of love including the first internet marriage at Shimla and a Love Story of a Ghost.
Minakshi Chaudhry did her schooling from Nigeria where she spent her formative years and on her return to Himachal she travelled extensively reporting news and events for the Indian Express. A keen observer of culture and people’s lifestyle, she has travelled across the continents.
She is author of nine books which include an anthology and a book where she is a co-author. She is best known for the book Ghost Stories of Shimla Hills which was a best seller and the following Whispering Deodars, Destination Himachal, Himachal: A Guide to the Land of Gods.