ISBN 9789350094693,Flame



Hachette India



Hachette India

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9789350094693

ISBN-10 935009469X


Number of Pages 236 Pages
Language (English)

Biography & autobiography: historical

UNPUTDOWNABLE! A fascinating read for all who dare to dream! - The Times of India A riveting narrative of an inspiring life. Her tragedies, her professional triumphs & the ability to hold it together, despite the odds, is stuff of movies. - Mumbai Mirror Flame can inspire many to turn adversity into success - The Hindustan Times A fascinating page turner that walks you through the compelling journey of a woman who created an iconic company starting off from the veranda of her home, Flame: The inspiring life of my mother, Shahnaz Husain skilfully entwines the personal and professional life of one of the most enigmatic women of our times and will give those who read it the motivation to follow their dreams. The author has recreated the incredible highs and the inevitable lows of her vivacious mother's life. Shahnaz is seen here as never before in an engaging narrative that captures the courage and conviction of a woman determined to succeed against all odds, often challenging her destiny. About the Author With Flame on the bestsellers list and now in its second edition within a month of its release, Nelofar Currimbhoy's vivid and evocative style of writing has earned her excellent reviews by readers, critics and the media. Her second book, a love story, is currently a work in progress. Nelofar graduated from Lady Sri Ram College and went on to study Beauty Therapy at ITEC London. She is currently the President of the Shahnaz Husain Group of Companies and a vital part of its growth. While she heads the national distribution network her special interest lies in the research and development wing where she revels in excavating ancient Ayurvedic formulations to be marketed to the world. Nelofar has dedicated the proceeds from the sale of this book to her NGO Follow the Flame Foundation, that trains and empowers innumerable women.