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And the Mountains Echoed – A Book Review

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And the Mountains Echoed – A Book Review

By Alankrita Anand (PR Co-ordinator)           Title- And the Mountains Echoed Author- Khaled Hosseini Quick take- An echo of tragedies and triumphs, above all, of human relationships TSL Rates- 3.8/5   From the man who brought us the heart-wrenching stories of Hassan and Mariam from war ravaged Afghanistan, ‘And the Mountains [...]

The Krishna Key: A Book Review

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The Krishna Key: A Book Review

  Title – The Krishna Key Author – Ashwin Sanghi Quick Take – Not a revelation. TSL Rates- 2/5 The Krishna Key is Ashwin Sanghi’s third novel, a story that weaves the narrative of Krishna’s exploits with the coming of the “Kalki Avatar”, the tenth avatar of Vishnu and supposed harbinger of the apocalypse. I [...]

Book Review: Curfewed Night by Basharat Peer

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Book Review: Curfewed Night by Basharat Peer

 By: Sohini Chowdhury     Kashmir, once known as paradise on earth, is now shadowed by decades of blood, tears and suppression. Although the scenic beauty continues to exist, it is marred by the presence of bunkers, camps and demolished remains of what used to be Kashmiri Pandit neighbourhoods. There are approximately 500,000 armed security [...]

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Books that you MUST read

By: Ria Jethi It’s common practice, as the year draws to a close, to reflect on the past twelve months – to think back on what you did, how you spent your time, and who you spent it with. My years, more than anything, are shaped by books, so when I look back I’m thinking [...]