India's premier luxury lifestyle women's magazine

Books

Books, Featured, Naveen Kishore, Online Exclusive, Seagull Books

A Midwife’s Tale

Text by Sholeen Damarwala

Naveen Kishore of Seagull Books has been cajoling readers to explore new kinds of writing without allowing “safe reader-led choices” to dictate his book lists
Read more

Sailaja Joshi, Indian-American publisher

Indian-American publisher Sailaja Joshi is determined to fill bookshelves across America with literature that's more inclusive
Read more

American Gods, Anansi Boys, Authors, Books, Coraline, Featured, Neil Gaiman, Norse Mythology, Online Exclusive, The Ocean at the end of the Lane, Twitter, Zee Jaipur Literature Fest 2018, Zee Jaipur Literature Festival
August 02, 2018

It’s a good omen for the literary festival as the celebrated author, best known for his fantasy writings just replied to a fan's tweet confirming his plans to visit India...
Read more

Akbar, Books, Featured, Feminism, Heroines, History, India, Ira Mukhoty, Mughals, Online Exclusive, Power, Shah Jahan, Women
June 22, 2018

Ladies of the royal zenana were "relentlessly independent, well travelled and audacious", says the author about the queens she writes about in her latest tome...
Read more

Murder In Seven Acts — Lalli Mysteries, Kalpana Swaminathan, Speaking Tiger, A Murder On Malabar Hill — Perveen Mistry Investigates, Sujata Massey, Penguin Random House India, Death At The Durbar, Arjun Raj Gaind, Harper Black/Harpercollins India

Verve’s reads for the month will take you on a roller-coaster ride complete with suspense, satire and spellbinding stories
Read more

Strangers No More — New Narratives From India’s Northeast, Sanjoy Hazarika, Aleph Book Company,Indian Instincts, Miniya Chatterji, Viking/Penguin Random House India, Why I Am A Hindu, Shashi Tharoor, Aleph Book Company, 100 Great Indian Poems, Edited By Abhay K., Bloomsbury India

The turn of every page of these reads will take you on a journey through our country’s vast and varied legacy
Read more