Honours

THE HONOURS CLUB (FORENOON SESSION)

The Honours Club of Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, ‘the brain child’ of our revered Chairman Mr.Moosa Raza was instituted in the year 2010. The main objective of the Honours Club was to promote and encourage the reading habit amidst staff and students and today the Honours Club has surely ushered in a renaissance of book reading in our campus.

              

The office bearers of the Honours Club:
  • Mrs.Mehar Banu- Coordinator of the Honours Club
  • Dr. N. Mehar Taj- Secretary
  • Dr.Malarvizhi- Joint Secretary
  • Mrs.K.Pahlavi Mustafa- Treasurer
The Activities of the Honours Club (FN Session):

S.no Activity Date/Month/Year No participated Books reviewed
Staff Student

1

Meeting-I

10.03.2010

FN-4

AN-4

FN-10

AN-10

  • City of Djinss- William Dalrymple
  • Wings of Fire- A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
  • The Road Less Travelled- M.Scott Peck
  • Bookless in Baghdad- Shashi Tharoor
  • The Saint Surfer & the CEO- Robin Sharma
  • Lost Symbol- Dan Brown
  • Oliver Twist- Charles Dickens
  • Gulliver’s Travels- Jonathan Swift
  • Animal Farm- George Orwell
  • The Lost Symbol- Dan Brown
  • Frakenstein- Mary Shelley
  • Clear Light of Day- Anita Desai
  • Far Country- Nevil Shute
  • Far from the Madding Crowd- Thomas Hardy
  • False Impression- Jeffrey Archer
  • Mill on the Floss- George Eliot
  • A Woman of no importance- Oscar Wilde
  • Lost Symbol- Dan Brown
  • The Good Earth- Pearl.S.Buck
  • Chromosome 6- Robin Cook
  • Alchemist- Paulo Coehlo
  • The Ghost- Daniel Steele
  • Are you afraid of the dark- Jeffrey Archer
  • Two States- Chetan Bhagat
  • Jonathan Livingston Seagull- Richard Bach
  • One Night at the call centre- Chetan Bhagat
  • Sky is falling- Sidney Sheldon

2

Meeting- II

29.07.2010

5

11

  • Sea of Poppies- Amitav Ghosh
  • When the Kurinji Blooms- Rajam Krishnan
  • The Covenant- Beverly Levis
  • Jane Eyre- Charlotte Bronte
  • Foreign Body- Robin Cook
  • The One Minute Teacher- Spencer Johnson
  • The Unknown errors of our Lives- Chitra Banerjee Devakaruni
  • Mayor of Casterbridge- Thomas Hardy
  • The Other side of me- Sidney Sheldon
  • Little Women- Louisa May Alcott
  • The World is flat- Thomas L. Friedman
  • The Silent Spring- Rachel Carson
  • The Secret- Rhonda Bryne
  • The Inheritance of loss- Kiran Desai
  • The Alchemist- Paulo Coelho
  • The Dolphin- Story of a dreamer

3

Meeting-III

08.10.2010

4

7

  • A Thousand splendid suns- Khaliid Hosseini
  • You are born to Blossom- Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
  • Rules of life- Richard Templar
  • How to have a beautiful mind- Edward de Bono
  • The catcher in the Rye- J.D.Salinger
  • Three brothers &Flower of Gold- Sampurna Chatterji
  • The Wrong Hostage- Elizabeth Lowell
  • Heart of Darkness- Joseph Conrad
  • Right Ho! Jeeves- P.G.Woodhouse
  • You can Win- Shiv Khera
  • Harry Potter Series

4

Meeting- IV

06.01.2011

4

9

  • The Kite Runner- Khaled Hosseini
  • Study no more- Dr.Vijay Agarwal
  • Indian Memsaahib- Suchitra Malik
  • Disgrace- J.M.Coetzee
  • The Folded world- Amity Gaige
  • An Anthology of short stories- P.K.Mohanti
  • A History of modern India- Bipan Chandra
  • Bye Bye Blackbird- Anita Desai
  • Ten Things I hate about me- Rander Abdel Fatha
  • You Can Win- Shiv Khera
  • Shalimer the clown- Salman Rushdie
  • Indian Bureaucracy, an inside story- Basuder Panda
  • Chicken Soup for the Soul- Jack Canfield

5

Meeting-I

20.07.2011

4

9

  • Daughters of Arabia- Jean Sasson
  • The Argumentative Indian- Amartya Sen
  • Only time will tell- Jeffrey Archer
  • Surrendered Dreams- Indumathy
  • Walk two moons- Sharon Creech
  • The White Tiger- Aravind Adiga
  • Uglies- Scott Westerfield
  • To Sir with love- E.R.Braithwaite
  • Tips for a successful living- Neil &Margeret Rao
  • East Lynne- Mrs.Henry Wood
  • Five Point Someone- Chetan Bhagat
  • The Mayor of Casterbridge- Thomas Hardy
  • Confident Student- Carol.C.Kanar

6

Meeting-II

27.09.2011

3

9

  • The Alchemist(Graphic Version)- Paul Coelho
  • Transformation- G.L.Sampoorna
  • We are not in Pakistan- Shauna Singh Baldwin

 

 

 

 

 

  • Priya in Incredible India- Namitha Gokhale
  • Half Blood Blues- Esi Edugyan
  • The Circle of reason- Amitav Ghosh
  • Biography of Joe Strummer- Chris Saleneitz
  • Zero Pareentile- Neeraj Chhiba
  • Now that you are rich...Lets fall in love- Durjoy Dutta
  • Fourth eye- Excellence through creativity-Pradip Khandwala
  • Liar- Justine Larbalestier
  • The Blonde Bonanza- Gardener

7

Meeting-III

20.01.2012

 

 

  • Simply Fly- Captain Gopinath
  • The Bride- Bapsi Sidhwa
  • The Aladdin Factor-Jack Canfield & Mark Victor
  • Life is what you make it- Preeti Shenoy
  • I too had a love story- Ravinder Singh
  • Manual of the Warrior of Light- Paulo Coelho
  • Ink Death- Cornelia Funke
  • Emma- Jane Austen
  • Revolution 20—20- Chetan Bhagat
  • Mistress of the Gama- Sidney Sheldon
  • Letters from a father to his daughter- Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Little Women- Louisa May Alcot
  • Two States- Chetan Bhagat

8

Meeting-I

19.07.2012

4

6

  • The 18 Challenges of leadership- Trevor Waldock
  • Feeling good: The New mood therapy- David D. Burns
  • Love Yourself Heal Your Life- Louise.L.Hay
  • Life Without Limits- Nick Vujicic
  • Michelle Obama- Liza Mundy
  • Sir Edmund Hillary-An Extra ordinary Life- Alexa Johnston
  • The Secret- Rhonda Brynne
  • Mega Living- Robin Sharma
  • The Art of Choosing- Sheena Iyengar
  • Winning- Jack Welsh & Suzy Welsh

9

Meeting-II

29.09.2012

3

8

  • Helpline for Stressed Parents- Eric Bella
  • Outliers- Malcom Gladwell
  • How to enjoy your life and your job- Dale Carnegie
  • The Soul of a Butterfly- Mohammed Ali
  • It’s not about the Bike- Larce Armstrong
  • My Life a Struggle- An autobiography- Justice Basheer Sayeed
  • Wood song- Paul Grayson
  • The Upside of Irrationality- Dan Ariely
  • Success through a positive mental attitude- Napolean Hill
  • Rajiv Gandhi, son of a dynasty- Nicholas Nugent
  • Steve Jobs- Walter Issacson