Hindi writer Prabhat, winner of this year’s Big Little Book Award, on being unafraid to talk to children about difficult things and why nature is significant in his books
In this fascinating work, Tony Joseph goes 65,000 years back into the past and concludes that none can claim ownership. We are all migrants.
Born in a traditional Namboothiri (Brahmin) family in Kumaranallur in Palakkad district, Akkitham had trumpeted his arrival to Malayalam literature at the age of eight by penning his first poem.
American pop culture is losing its relevance because of the betrayal of globalisation, says Bhutto.
The thriving genre that’s frowned upon.
The book is a collection of aphoristic paragraphs arranged, apparently, in a fan-shaped design. The pretty cover seems to play with this idea, to take the reader on a journey from the outer to the inner, from arrival to the end and a new beginning.
The author is a conscientious insider who held senior positions in the government and is the rare civil servant who, during his years in office, occasionally put down his contrarian views in writing, even if these offended the powers that be.
Stand By Me then is in equal parts a murder mystery and a test of a brother's conviction.
Calling it a “racially-biased content presenting Sikhs in negative tone”, Sirsa on Wednesday also tweeted that he was going to send a legal notice to the publisher.
What a withdrawal of a new picture book, The Art of Tying a Pug, which has run into trouble with a section of the Sikh community, means for India’s children’s writers
The comic revolves around the discovery of the daughter of the Gaulish chieftain Vercingetorix who Caesar defeated at Alesia.
The Real Mr Barkotoki follows a journey across time and space to piece together the life of Assamese litterateur, Munin Barkotoki
Speaking at the Khushwant Singh Literary Festival in Kasauli recently, Saksena elaborated upon what motivates these women to abandon the traditional playbook for girls and embrace the uncertain life of an insurgent.
In the fiction space, Tata Literature Live! first book award was given to The Far Field by Madhuri Vijay (HarperCollins).
The cancer survivor who battled the illness twice, called herself an “accidental actor”.
A timely account of the ways in which harnessing technology can help the disempowered citizenry
Stephen Alter’s exhaustive biography of the Himalayas is an exceptional tribute to the world’s mightiest mountains
Documentary filmmaker and author Saba Dewan shares the untold stories of the courtesans in her debut book Tawaifnama
Comic Con India has teamed up with the popular Archie Comics to launch a limited edition comic book.
This series of audio books will be released in early 2020 and will be available across all leading audio book platforms.
In a time like this, it is privilege to be constantly worrying about being with the person you want to be with. But when confronted with a disaster that none of us had accounted for — and which, of all things, is diminishing hope — it also feels strangely natural.