Anshu, the heroine, is a strong woman, a successful businessperson, a woman who’s been through pain and loss.
16 Dec 2018 12:09 AM
Taylor’s proof that Victoria personally had a stronger influence on India than has ever been acknowledged before essentially lies in three things.
25 Nov 2018 12:36 AM
The Murderer now lives by the banks of a river. The old bridge across the river has been washed away; he wants to build a new bridge.
04 Nov 2018 12:33 AM
This is a book about how relationships are formed, what it takes to sustain them, and how to keep them going even when the future is uncertain.
28 Oct 2018 12:54 AM
So it’s an apprehensive bunch of children who step off the train at the village.
23 Sep 2018 2:06 AM
It would be a book firmly anchored in place and time, solid as only a feast can be.
09 Sep 2018 12:13 AM
It’s hard to place a book like this. On the one hand, the point of the story is awesome.
19 Aug 2018 12:30 AM
Sheela eventually plea-bargained a 39-month prison sentence, and after that was served, shifted to Europe to pull her life together post Rajneesh.
17 Jun 2018 1:41 AM
But the story I most enjoyed — and this is personal — was “Possessed”, about Prof.
03 Jun 2018 2:18 AM
The book is Dev Sen’s diary-ish account of her 1977 trip to Tawang.
13 May 2018 6:16 AM
The first few stories in the book were not what I expected at all. They were amusing...
29 Apr 2018 1:22 AM
Seventeen is about Yuuki, a 57-year-old reporter with a small local newspaper, the North Kanto Times, in a provincial backwater in Japan.
15 Apr 2018 2:32 AM
The thriller aspect of the book is fairly thrill-less but by the time the plan to get Zahi out is ready, you do feel invested in her escape.
11 Mar 2018 12:26 AM
Communal riots break out the next day, the city in a frenzy of bloodletting created by politicians enjoying the show on their TVs.
04 Feb 2018 7:31 AM
The translation is very good, despite the translator’s fears about bringing this complex and densely-written Kannada book to another audience.
14 Jan 2018 2:58 AM
Reshii eventually solved the kalpasi mystery, but it is her descriptions of situations like this that make her book so very engaging.
03 Dec 2017 1:02 AM
Victor’s memories of school lead to memories of his life after school, as a speaker unafraid to share his opinions on any issue.
19 Nov 2017 1:31 AM
I want to explore the Himalayas with this book, just as the author did, not zip past them.
12 Nov 2017 1:13 AM
The man never understood his son even as he grew up. The son loved his home town. He talked about things like happiness and nostalgia.
05 Nov 2017 12:54 AM
Astrid, 16, is not as blasé as Mireille about winning the Pig Pageant.
03 Sep 2017 2:43 AM