Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

book reviews


When India decided to field Justice Dalveer Bhandari, a second time, at the International Court of Justice

January 07, 2022 12:28 pm

A new book tells the story of an unprecedented win for India at the UN and brings home the changing power equations and India’s place in the world

The year in stories

December 29, 2018 12:48 am

A rich bounty of non-fiction narratives explains a rapidly changing world; the best of fiction mines the human heart

Family secrets

December 29, 2018 12:33 am

Mukherjee’s debut novel, Dark Circles, explores the human frailty — the inability of the living to hold the dead to account for their faults and fallacies.

Bookmark it

December 29, 2018 12:25 am

Next year: new books by Amitav Ghosh, HM Naqvi and Toni Morrison

The Table is Set

December 01, 2018 1:21 am

An informed account of the periodic table, and how chemistry relates to the world around and within us

Before Freedom Came

December 01, 2018 12:44 am

A personal, political and elegant account of the months leading up to Bangladesh’s independence

To Hell and Back

December 01, 2018 12:28 am

Nadia Murad’s life in captivity and after, and the violence she, and other Yazidis, endured at the hands of ISIS

Where the Wild Things Are

September 19, 2018 1:00 am

In author Padmini Mongia’s latest book, bats fly kites and tortoises skateboard to their heart’s content