Thursday, November 26, 2020

Books

Almost 90% of my reading is non-fiction: Amish Tripathi – books author interview

For author Amish Tripathi, it was a tough journey when it came to publishing his first novel Immortals of Mehula. The author who...

Excerpt: From the Translator’s Note to Rumi; A New Collection Selected and Translated by Farrukh Dhondy – books excerpts

145pp, Rs 399; HarperCollinsMy father’s family was fond of telling stories – about themselves, neighbours, acquaintances and even enemies. There was usually a...

Review: Memoirs and Misinformation by Jim Carrey and Dana Vachon – books reviews

272pp, Rs 2358; Alfred A KnopfIn this novel, Memoirs and Misinformation, a multimillionaire actor named Jim Carrey, who is past his prime, is...

Review: Shehnaz, A Tragic True Story of Royalty, Glamour and Heartbreak by Sophia Naz – books reviews

200pp, Rs 599; PenguinThe glamour and glitz of 1950s Bombay that hid hypocrisy and injustice is part of the setting of hehnaz, A...

Avni Doshi, Hilary Mantel in Booker Prize longlist – books

A debut novel about love between mother and daughter by Avni Doshi, and Hilary Mantel’s third work in the Cromwell trilogy, are among...

Nature inspires literature: Rabindranath Tagore, Gulzar, Ruskin Bond and other writers at Uttarakhand conservation centres – art and culture

Uttarakhand forest department has put the poetry of 15 eminent writers in 18 of its conservation centres across the state under the initiative...

Letting Meghna Gulzar direct Raazi was the biggest blunder, rues Calling Sehmat author Harinder Sikka – bollywood

Author of the 2008 novel Calling Sehmat, based on a real-life story, is miffed with director Meghna Gulzar (who helmed the film adaptation,...

Excerpt: Death: An Inside Story by Sadhguru – books excerpts

376pp, Rs 299; Penguin Random HouseWhat Is Death? Death is the most fundamental question. Yet, people can ignore it, avoid it and just live...

HT-Nielsen Bestseller list for week 29 of 2020 – books bestseller list

Home / Books / HT-Nielsen Bestseller list for week 29 of 2020 The top 10 books in the Indian English...

The Padmanabhaswamy Temple is much more than its riches: Manu Pillai – books

On 13th July, the Supreme Court of India concluded a decade long dispute concerning the Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, and its managerial...

Books to screen: 2020’s films and TV shows inspired by popular books – books

Adapting books into TV shows and movies may seem like a daunting task where the fans of the books always seem to be...

Essay: Pandemonium and the pandemic! – books guest writers

I ventured into Morocco with my 72-year-old mother and got stranded for three months. “Stranded,” with its negative connotations, isn’t perhaps quite the...

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