Sumant Barooah


Sumant Barooah
33 Fairview Street
Victoria 3122
Phone: 0415466008
GCE. Univ. of Cambridge
B. Sc (Honours)
Associate, Clothing Institute, U.K.
Diploma in Creative Writing. U.K.
Photography Faculty.
I have worked across the Globe in a different profession.
Last I lived in China for 8 years.
I was the Regional Director for a British company for all the Countries in the Pacific Rim.
Written for Magazines in India and China.
Have two Photo Books in Print
1. Among, The Temples of China
2. Assam. ‘Xunor Xophura’ The Golden Valley
A travel book on a National Expedition. I was part of an expedition driving all across the Himalayas, from Karakoram to China, across the countries on-route, a journey of 74 days.
3.‘A journey of a lifetime-Riding the Himalayas’
4.‘China A Chequered Life.
At the moment doing two other books,
5.Sexual Happenstances, A Guide to Sexual Adulthood
6.An Inside View of An Outside World
7. Sri Lankan Surfing Serendipity
- Another one on Life in China
All writings are fiction with a memoir background.

Smashwords Interview

What are you working on next?
'Behind the Veil' A book about the various Chinese women who come to cities in search of a future.Many are disappointed as their dreams wither away and they get engrossed in their daily lives of the city. The tribulations they go through.Some survive some don't.
Who are your favorite authors?
Jeffrey Archer, Somerset Maugham, Nevil Shute
Read more of this interview.

Where to find Sumant Barooah online


Inside View of an Outside World II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Mylan runs away from all responsibilities besotted with an Ozzie love which after a smoldering romance ends in disaster but a resilient crab rejuvenates his beliefs in life and he reinvents himself to a world full of exhilarating adventure and love across the world, although committed.
When Those were the Days
Price: Free! Words: 29,460. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
It is the story of growing up in one of the most loved City of the World Calcutta Experiences encountered learning to cope with the City and its people, for Calcutta was indeed a The city of Joy.
Himalayas: The Only Motor-Trek Across the Entire Mountain Range.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: British English. Published: September 6, 2020 . Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
An International motor journey across the whole Himalayan mountain range traversing foreign countries, covering over 14000 Kms in a gruelling journey of 76 days.
Unbuckled Across the Globe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,420. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Romance is as unpredictable as the weather. It happens like the unforcasted rain. Unplanned encounters happen at the drop of a hat or encouraged by the ambience. These are a set of encounters which occur at various locations across the world between friends known, and unknown at locations and times totally unpredictable. You will love the spontaneity of it.
Forsaken Pastoral Women of China
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Frail beautiful Chinese Girls, seeking a place in the Sun, leave their pastoral homes frequently, some never return. This original story is about Cham Phu Yuen and her quest for relevance in the fast, emerging ultra-modern state. The constant metamorphosis from her pure nature founded culture to adjust to the grotesque city life of greed and power, heartaches and frustrations enroute.
An Inside View of An Outside World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Erotica » Anthologies
It is a romantic story of a young couple falling in love on a chance meeting in Calcutta. Throwing caution to the winds, they escape to Batu Firingee in Penang. Despite the tribulations of life, love lingers In his quest to reach Melbourne Mylan travels throughout the globe encountering adventures and escapades en route.
Sri Lankan Surfing Serendipity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,950. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A surfing thriller where Australian holiday makers get accosted by the local Mafia and how they maneuver a perilous escape.
Family Happenstances. A Guide to Sexual Adulthood.
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,540. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Anthologies
A collection of sexual encounters at varied location and times.