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Shobhaa De

Shobhaa Dé (b. 7 January 1948) is an Indian columnist and novelist. Born Shobha Rajadhyaksha in a Maharashtrian Saraswat Brahmin family, she graduated from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai with a degree in psychology. After making her name as a model, she began a career in journalism in 1970, during the course of which she founded and edited three magazines – Stardust, Society, and Celebrity. [1]

In the 1980s, she contributed to the Sunday magazine section of the Times of India. A feminist, she supports equality between genders. In her columns, she used to explore the socialite life in Bombay and many of the hypocrisies of the celebrities. At present, she is a freelance writer and columnist for several newspapers and magazines. She lives with her second husband, Dilip De and their six children, in Cuffe Parade, Mumbai.

Books

  • Superstar India – From Incredible to Unstoppable (2008)-new book
  • Strange Obsession
  • Snapshots
  • Starry Nights
  • Spouse: The truth about marriage
  • Speedpost – Penguin, New Delhi. 1999.
  • Surviving Men – Penguin, New Delhi, 1998
  • Selective Memory – Penguin, New Delhi. 1998.
  • Second Thoughts – Penguin, New Delhi. 1996.
  • Small betrayals – UBS Publishers’ Distributors, 1995
  • Shooting from the hip – UBS, Delhi, 1994.
  • Sultry Days – Penguin, New Delhi. 1994.
  • Uncertain Liaisons – Penguin, New Delhi. 1993.
  • Sisters – Penguin, New Delhi. 1992.
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