Category: Books and All

Breaking News

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What is education if it does not probe and make the student look deep within to find a way to wreck magic on the world outside? Accordingly, ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education), one of the main evaluation and cirriculum setting bodies in Indian schools, has decided to do away with Hemingway and Shakespeare in […]

Four Reasons to Read Twinkle Khanna
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Four Reasons to Read Twinkle Khanna

Saturday, November 19, 2016 @ 01:38 PM
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I started off as an ardent fan of her columns and got hooked on to her book, Mrs Funny Bones. With her new book titled The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad, author, designer and former Bollywood starlet promises a punch as she remains steadfast in her dedication to tickle our funny bones and stop to smell […]

Crafting the Perfect Title for your Book
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Crafting the Perfect Title for your Book

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 @ 12:11 PM
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Busy writing your book under the tentative title? Sometimes, for all the inspiration in the world, the one thing that eludes you as you churn out your masterpiece and potential bestseller, is the perfect title. That perfect line, phrase or word that will capture the essence of your book and hold the reader’s attention long […]

The Lowland: Hitting a Literary High
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The Lowland: Hitting a Literary High

Wednesday, October 05, 2016 @ 12:48 PM
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The Lowland is a novel by famed writer Jhumpa Lahiri, winner of numerous awards and accolades. The book starts out simply enough, with the two brothers introduced in the strife ridden times when the Naxal movement first gained momentum. The two brothers are poles apart, differences that shown with subtle language and expressions. The political […]

Dreaming On
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Dreaming On

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 @ 10:14 AM
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Dreams of the Morrow is a book that rewrites the original fairy tales as we know them. Authored by Devangini Mahapatra, this work in progress gives each story a whole new ending in terms of the urban, grown up woman. Read this short passage from her book to know more! She woke up with a […]