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Sep 10, 2017
Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: Emily Fridlund's History of WolvesHistory of Wolves is Emily Fridlund’s fictional debut
Sep 09, 2017
Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: Mike McCormack's Solar Bones, reviewedReading Mike McCormack's hypnotic new novel, Solar Bones, one is struck with an overwhelming sense of awe. Taking place in the course of an hour and written in a single unbroken sentence, the book is every bit as extraordinary as its premise.
Sep 03, 2017
Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: On Colson Whitehead's The Underground RailroadThe Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead chronicles the gruesome brutality of American slavery, and the beauty of one woman’s courage
Sep 02, 2017
Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: George Saunders' Lincoln in the Bardo, reviewedGeorge Saunders' Lincoln in the Bardo begins with the 1862 state dinner hosted by Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln
Aug 26, 2017
Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: Reviewing Sebastian Barry's Days Without EndThere lurks a sense of unease in the majestic landscape of Sebastian Barry's Days Without End. The air is charged with violence and fear, the smell of blood and death hangs heavy.
Aug 20, 2017
Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: Kamila Shamsie's Home Fire, reviewedKamila Shamsie’s Man Booker Prize 2017 long-listed book is also perhaps her best so far — Home Fire
Jul 22, 2017
Angela Saini's latest book takes on scientific sexism, gender stereotypes that hide behind 'misguided' factsBritish author Angela Saini's new book Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong and the New Research busts several gender stereotypes that are propagated in the name of science
May 24, 2017
Chandraswami: The rise and fall of the 'shaman-shyster' is traced in this book on India's godmenDid Jayaprakash Narayan, counted among the most reverential politicians, write a personal letter to his friends to introduce Chandraswami, who eventually turned out to be India’s most dubious godman?
Mar 19, 2017
To be a tree, or not to be: Sumana Roy’s first book takes you on an incredible meditative journeySumana Roy’s first book, How I Became a Tree (Aleph Book Company), is perhaps, that tilt in the bridge.
Mar 19, 2017
Jerry Pinto's Murder in Mahim is well-intentioned but story takes a backseat to preachingI found myself asking that question repeatedly as I flipped through Murder in Mahim — Jerry Pinto’s whodunit/mystery novel set in Mumbai.