May 29, 2021 07:48 AM IST
Two new works of crime fiction set in the past continue the tradition of authors using Mumbai as a backdrop for novels of wrongdoing and suspense.
- May 21, 2021 11:10 AM IST
Ismail Kadare’s 'The Palace of Dreams' is an allegory of a totalitarian state that examines the dreams of every citizen. It’s both an murky mirror of former circumstances and a far-seeing fable of mass surveillance.
- Apr 27, 2021 11:58 AM IST
'Sooley' follows the familiar Grisham playbook—short chapters, plenty of foreshadowing, and a rapid-fire prose that's easy to read and hard to put down.
- Apr 22, 2021 11:52 PM IST
Australia's Stella Prize recognises some of the best writing by women authors in the country - here's a look at this year's winner and books that came very close to winning.