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Mar 13, 2019
Man Booker International Prize 2019 longlist features Olga Tokarczuk, Can Xue's translated works, among othersThe Man Booker International Prize is awarded every year for a book (including novels and short-story collections), which is translated into English and published in the UK and Ireland.
Feb 02, 2019
The Catcher in the Rye author JD Salinger's unpublished work, spanning 50 years, to be published soonJD Salinger published just four books in his lifetime: Nine Stories, The Catcher in the Rye, Franny and Zooey and a volume with the two novellas Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour: An Introduction. The last work to come out in his lifetime was the story Hapworth 16, 1924, which appeared in The New Yorker in 1965.
May 28, 2017
Amish Tripathi: 'My portrayal of Sita is closely aligned with Valmiki's Adbhut Ramayana'Amish Tripathi recently spoke to us about his new book, Sita, The Warrior Princess of Mithila, the second in his Ram Chandra series
Apr 28, 2017
Chetan Bhagat's One Indian Girl vs Anvita Bajpai's Drawing Parallels: When authors are accused of plagiarising storiesA Bangalore-based writer, Anvita Bajpai, recently filed a copyright infringement suit against Chetan Bhagat alleging that Bhagat had plagiarised Bajpai's story, Drawing Parallels, in his 2016 novel, One Indian Girl.
Jan 28, 2017
Confessions of a first timer: Agony and ecstasy of being a panelist at the Jaipur Literature FestivalWriter Rosalyn D'Mello offers a firsthand account of being a panelist at the Jaipur Literature Festival 2017, and the moments that made this 10th edition worthwhile
Dec 15, 2016
International Tea Day: How the beverage occupied the minds of authorsTea and literature go hand in hand — authors have poured their very love for the beverage into their writings, their character sketches and have ruminated over the brilliance of the beverage. How many bitter fights have been had while sharing cups of tea?
Aug 28, 2016
Wave Theory: Sanjeev Sanyal on how the Indian Ocean shaped human historyIn a new book, Sanjeev Sanyal tells us the story of how the Indian Ocean shaped human history
Aug 27, 2016
Amitav Ghosh's The Great Derangement: A wide-ranging enquiry into climate changeAn approach like Amitav Ghosh’s, in his new book The Great Derangement, shows that we can come at the spectre of the climate crisis from almost anywhere we stand
Jul 16, 2016
Ashwin Sanghi on writing best-sellers: 'You need to be stubborn, thick-skinned'Bestselling author Ashwin Sanghi on his new book The Sialkot Saga and the art of writing a thriller
Jul 10, 2016
Siddhartha Mukherjee talks about 'The Gene: An Intimate History', and the power of evolutionIn his new book, The Gene: An Intimate History, Siddhartha Mukherjee has laid the ghosts of his family's history of mental illness to rest - and raised several pertinent questions for society to consider