Book Review

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Book review of Outlaws: In the light of what we know

A story of hope and fear that captures the mood of Spain in the aftermath of Franco’s death.

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Book review: Once It Flowers

Shukla has termed Once It Flowers the “most incompletely finished” of his novels.

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Book review: When Google Met Wikileaks

Google’s Eric Schmidt interviewed Julian Assange, under house arrest in rural Norfolk, for The New Digital Age.

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Book review: KR Meera borrows liberally from the mystique of the Dhananjoy hanging in Hangwoman

KR Meera has created one of the most extraordinary protagonists in recent Indian fiction.

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How Green is My City: The other Delhi, of lush foliage and birdcalls

From time to time, Delhi residents need to be reminded of just how green and full of natural life Delhi still is.

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Book review: An Optimist’s Diary

A French economist’s perspective on the world is full of whimsy and optimism.

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Book review: The Holy Trail, a Pilgrim’s Plight

When a whimsical visit to the Kumbh Mela became a transforming experience.

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Book review: Stolen Years – A Memoir of Simranjit Singh Mann’s Imprisonment

Simranjit Singh Mann’s daughter pieces together the turbulent years of her father’s imprisonment on charges of sedition and conspiracy.

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Katherine Armstrong traverses a vast arc, but this is ice skating, not deep sea diving

Katherine Armstrong’s Fields of Blood charts the complicated relationship between religion and violence across a wide arc of history.

Life by the Book

Haruki Murakami’s latest novel is a reflection on platonic friendships.

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Book review: In Last Wave, the author employs a wide canvas to join the minutiae of the Andaman story

Facts are effortlessly dipped in the palette of fiction.

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Book review: Naseeruddin Shah’s autobiography is all about drugs, sex and acting

Naseeruddin Shah’s memoir is a blisteringly honest account of his life and the foibles of the creative community.

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Book review: The making of fort Kochi

The Portuguese superstars who spiced up life on the Malabar Coast.

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The Writer’s Dharma

For UR Ananthamurthy, Sanskrit and bhasha, town and country, ancient and modern, were simultaneous realities.

Book review: This Divided Island

Like Socrates, the author seeks truth through conversations and we find here a gallery of interesting characters.

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