Reviews

Perumal Murugan’s ‘Pyre’ : Intense, Lyrical and Stirring

Perumal Murugan’s ‘Pyre’ : Intense, Lyrical and Stirring

A review of Perumal Murugan’s ‘Pyre’.

Aman Sethi’s ‘A Free Man’

Aman Sethi’s ‘A Free Man’

‘A Free Man’ by Aman Sethi is narrated exceptionally well and combines good journalistic writing with a moving story of an unknown man and his life. That is its winning point, making it a worthy read.

Amrit N. Shetty’s ‘Love Over Coffee’

Amrit N. Shetty’s ‘Love Over Coffee’

Paritosh Uttam’s ‘Dreams in Prussian Blue’ and Amrit N.Shetty’s ‘Love Over Coffee’ are two of the three books published by Penguin under its ‘Metro Reads’ series. The Metro Reads are meant to be ‘fun, fiesty and fast reads for the reader on the go’. Both have dreams at the heart of their plots, are attractively designed and are definitely fast-reads. Here’s a review of Love over Coffee.

Paritosh Uttam’s ‘Dreams in Prussian Blue’

Paritosh Uttam’s ‘Dreams in Prussian Blue’

Paritosh Uttam’s ‘Dreams in Prussian Blue’ and Amrit N.Shetty’s ‘Love Over Coffee’ are two of the three books published by Penguin under its ‘Metro Reads’ series. The Metro Reads are meant to be ‘fun, fiesty and fast reads for the reader on the go’. Both have dreams at the heart of their plots, are attractively designed and are definitely fast-reads. Here’s a review of ‘Dreams in Prussian Blue’

William Dalrymple’s ‘Nine LIves’

William Dalrymple’s ‘Nine LIves’

Nine Lives by William Dalrymple is an insight into the diverse religious practices followed in India. More importantly, it is a collection of stories that are moving and revealing. Read it for sure.