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Glass Houses- A Convention-Defying Novel by Louise Penny

Image: Bestselling author Louise Penny returns to the crime novel scene with “Glass Houses” — the 13th book in her award-winning Chief Inspector Armand Gamache series. “Glass Houses” also defies all conventions of the crime fiction, and this...

Darjeeling, the ‘Queen of Hill Stations’

Getting a sense of Darjeeling, the place and its people Darjeeling, the ‘Queen of Hill Stations’, has been celebrated in films, books and songs. Satyajit Ray used the majestic Kanchenjunga and its hide-and-seek ways,...

We Must keep City Clean: Ruskin Bond

Author Ruskin Bond was recently spotted at one of the cafes of Dehradun recently during the launch of his book. The author engaged in an interactive session with young Doonites and book lovers of the city...

Leonard Cohen’s Final Book to be Published

The final book of poetry by Leonard Cohen, finished in the months before his death last November will hit shelves next year. This book “The Flame” is a beautiful read and you can find the...

Sita – Warrior of Mithila by Amish

Image Here, finally, is the story of Sita for which I (among, no doubt, a whole raft of feminists) have yearned. Although I enjoyed Amish’s Siva stories, he seemed to have taken on a...