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The White Tiger Contest: Three books to be won

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New Asian Writing will be giving out three books as prizes. The first three to reply correctly to the following questions will get a free copy of Aravind Adiga’s book: The White Tiger. Contest is valid only for citizens of…

Book Review: Fight With Fat by Dr. Kamal Mahawar

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Book Name: Fight With Fat Author: Dr. Kamal Mahawar Genre: Non-fiction Publisher: Fingerprint Rating: 3.9/5 Book Blurb: Are you overweight? You are not alone. Globally, approximately two billion people fall in this category. Closer home, India too battles this pandemic…

Book Review: Bhaunri by Anukrti Upadhyay

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Book Name: Bhaunri Author: Anukrti Upadhyay Genre: Fiction Publisher: Harper Collins Rating: 5/5 Book Blurb: Can too much love be a dangerous thing? Bhaunri is married, as is the custom in her tribe of nomadic blacksmiths, when she is still…

Westland to Publish RIVERS REMEMBER by KRUPA GE

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#ChennaiRains and the Shocking Truth of a Manmade Flood (Releasing 28 June 2019) PRAISE FOR THE BOOK ‘Krupa Ge’s soon to be published book, ‘Rivers Remember’ (on the 2015 Chennai floods) is an absolute must read. Well written and carefully…

Kelsay Books releases Ebullience and Other Poems by Bhupender K Bhardwaj

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Magnificent Coliseum     Manacled by the rambunctious clematis, tiptoed upon by the rust-speckled pigeons these were the exemplary one-roomed tenements  whose roofs were the upturned coal iron-boxes’ blazing plates that ironed the blue fabric of the sky  with the determination of a one-man army  out to crumble…

Book Review: Maidless In Mumbai by Payal Kapadia

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Book Name: Maidless In Mumbai Author: Payal Kapadia Publisher: Bloomsbury Genre: Fiction Rating: 5/5 Book Blurb: Career-driven reporter Anu Narain has a plan for everything till motherhood comes along. The baby poops/cries/pisses/ feeds round the clock. Anu loses her mind/…

Book Review: Karmic Chanting by Sonnet Mondal

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Book Name: Karmic Chanting Poet: Sonnet Mondal Paperback Publisher: Copper Coin (2018) Language: English ISBN-10: 9384109320 ISBN-13: 978-9384109325 Book Review by Deeksha Srivastava Sonnet Mondal’s sixth book ‘Karmic Chanting’ is a sprig of 87  rare verselet.It is a contemporary call…