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A Man from Motihari, A lyrical tale of love, loss and breaking boundaries

Like Patna Blues, the writer’s earlier novel, the writing is unpretentious and evocative

13 Dec 2023 5:32 PM

Book REVIEW | Privilege-bound but absorbing study of rural Sri Lanka

A deeply absorbing novel of the old school, Beautiful Place is strongest when it portrays the worlds that the author is familiar with

07 Feb 2021 12:38 PM

‘Chick lit’ that loses plot after promising start

Anviksha insists that her trip, although inspired by the 2011 Bollywood movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, will not mimic it

31 Jan 2021 9:28 PM

Watch: Pakistani cop turns his real-life police stories into gritty novels

Though he often takes aim at Karachi's dangerous and powerful, he has received little blowback, he admits.

26 Jul 2019 2:22 PM

Bloomsbury wins rights to novel by Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke

Pan’s Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun will publish on 2 July 2019 in hardback, with illustrations by Allen Williams.

28 Sep 2018 3:26 PM


Turning on the rustic charm

Manu Bhattathiri’s new novel, The Town, just like his collection of short stories, will be set in Karuthupuzha.

26 Sep 2018 12:06 AM

Saga seeped in a glorious past!

An interview with author Amitabha Bagchi on his latest novel, Half the Night is Gone, which subtly used spirtual texts to convey a message.

05 Aug 2018 7:18 AM

P.S. I love you: Dead wife sends letters to husband

Kate had been secretly writing cards to Chris until the year 2042.

25 Apr 2018 9:00 PM

A tale not for the faint-hearted

Jasoda begins stoic and remains so going about the business of living life the best she can.

18 Mar 2018 1:41 AM

Teenage author Abhishek Roy launches second book 'Land of the Gods'

Land of the Gods is a sequel to Father of the Gods which was published in the year 2015.

27 Feb 2018 12:40 PM


Women do file fake cases against men and their families, says author Jyoti Arora

Writer’s new book You Came Like Hope that talks about women victimising men, is also a story of hope and how love prevails in the end.

31 Jan 2018 4:21 PM

Book Review 'The Jasmine Bloom': Encapsulating intricacies in relationships

Rajat Narula’s novel is a simple yet mind blowing read on the vagaries of life and the many complications it bears.

28 Dec 2017 12:55 PM

Saudi authorities pull down award-winning author’s novel, term it ‘indecent’

The book chronicles one young woman's journey of self-discovery through Thursday get-togethers.

03 Nov 2017 2:58 PM

Book Review 'Then The Door Bell Rang': A journey across borders in search of life

Capri Jalota’s book is a meandering read on a woman’s journey as she strives to discover happiness.

03 Oct 2017 6:45 PM

Revisiting the sixties

Love, longing and coming of age intertwined with cultural, sexual, student revolutions and the music of the ’60s.

06 Sep 2017 12:24 AM


Writing on the many dimensions of love

Isha Inamdar speaks about her debut novel True Liars, the dichotomy it represents and love which prevails over everything else.

18 Jul 2017 6:17 PM

Austen letter critiquing contemporary gets auctioned

Subject of letter is 'most tiresome and prosy' Gothic novel entitled Lady Maclairn, the Victim of Villainy.

11 Jul 2017 6:17 PM

Book review: Romancing the past, fauji style

At heart, this book is about a love affair between a peacenik and a pilot with war as the backdrop.

28 May 2017 12:28 AM

Exploring Bengaluru Graphically!

Now, 2017 is packed with him presenting at exhibitions around France and Switzerland and his book’s ‘harvest’, like he calls it.

02 Apr 2017 1:02 AM

On the edge of life

Author K.R. Meera narrates and records the way women evolve emotionally, culturally, politically and creatively.

05 Mar 2017 5:47 AM