Whirlwinds, the exciting second part of Kalki R Krishnamurthy’s historic magnum opus Ponniyin Selvan, our hero Vallavarayan Vandhiyathevan’s adventures continue as he rides into marshy quagmires, befriends a mysterious girl, becomes the object of intense suspicion by the wily Pazhuvettarayars – and ..
Sword of Slaughter finds us at an exciting cliffhanger following the end of Book 2 – have Vandhiyathevan and Arulmozhi Varmar truly been saved? What of their fate in the land of their birth, Chozha Nadu? Are the Pazhuvettarayars truly stirring the country in a revolt against their favourite prince? ..
Everything that happens in life teaches us something you just have to have an eye for the details. when that observation sharpens there are so many lessons that unfolds some that changes our core for good...
Shadow of the Palm Tree is set in Goa, India’s very own Shangri-la. It opens with a heart-rending tragedy: the death of a mother at her own hands. Yet the shadow of sadness cast on the Abreus took shape in the 1700s, when the family converted to Christianity and joined the most lucrative enterprise ..
A transporting tale set around the shifting power dynamics of viciously aggressive investors who enter a nation to maraud lt’s resources and will stop at nothing to make money. A stunning meditation on human nature and survival instincts, this novel poses intense moral questions. Discover a world of..
THE VERDICT WILL SEEK YOU - PATTUKKOTTI PRABAKAR (Translator - Yogeshwari Sampath) :Nirmal Kumar is a movie star whose perfect image and seemingly perfect life a dangerous predator is a hell-bent on ruining. while on a cozy vacation, his life is turned upside -down when he becomes the sole suspect i..
Madhan while explaining historical events uses modern similes. Absolutely the best thing to do. He is actually making history interesting and identifiable. In spite of being a cartoonist in his previous avatar Madhan did not caricature the Moghul Emperors and their subjects. I am so pleased he did n..
TO BYZANTIUM - Charu Nivedita(Aswini Kumar) :Every place is redolent with centuries-old sighs, tears, laughter, music, dance, hopes and aspirations, expectations of people who had once inhabited it and is waiting to whisper them into the ears of anyone willing to pay heed...
Every place is redolent with centuries-old sighs, tears, laughter, music, dance, hopes, and aspirations, expectations of people who had once inhabited it and is waiting to whisper them into the ears of anyone willing to pay heed. - from the book..
The on-screen offerings of Hollywood and Europe have colored the popular perspective of cinema- What it is and what it should be- to such a great extent that the filimic contributions of Latin American directors remain largely uncharted. This book , with its compelling insights, intends to put the s..