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Author Twinkle Khanna, The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad book
November 15, 2016

Twinkle Khanna On The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad

Text by Huzan Tata. Author image courtesy of Dabboo Ratnani.

“I definitely try and mellow down words because I want to get my point across without having a morcha outside my house or getting arrested!" the actor-turned-writer tells us
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Aravind Adiga, Author, Man Booker Prize winner, Selection Day
November 03, 2016

The Man Booker Prize winning author talks about his characters, cricket and what drives him as a writer
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Roald Dahl, 100 years of Dahl, Books, authors, children's literature

The Verve girls reminisce about their favourite Dahl books...
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women in surgery, preeti r john
September 10, 2016

What is it like to be a woman surgeon? Verve puts together hard-hitting experiences of women who treat their professions as battlegrounds, where victory is only a diminutive part of the journey
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Enter The Dangal - Travels Through India’s Wrestling Landscape, The Secret Of God’s Son, Me, The Jokerman - Enthusiasms, Rants And Obsessions

3 Books To Read This Month

Text by Ranjabati Das and Zaral Shah

Travel back in time with Verve's array of reads on historical works and mythology....
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Enter the Dangal, Rudraneil Sengupta, book, India, sports, wrestling, Rio Olympics
August 22, 2016

Book Review: Enter The Dangal

Text by Ranjabati Das

Rudraneil Sengupta's book shines a light on the past and present of the ancient sport of wrestling
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Gunjan Jain, Author, She Walks, She Leads - Women Who Inspire India, Viking/Penguin Random House India
August 21, 2016

The author talks about her debut book, 'She Walks, She Leads'
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Amitav Ghosh, Author, The Great Derangement: Climate Change And The Unthinkable, Penguin Random House India

The author talks about his latest book and tackling the subject of climate change
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Books featured image, The Gene — An Intimate History, Ace Against Odds, Siddhartha Mukherjee, Sania Mirza, books

2 Books To Read This Month

Text by Huzan Tata

Delve into the worlds of science and sports with two of the buzziest books right now
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Harry Potter, book, theatre, J.K Rowling
August 08, 2016

Book Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Text by Tanisha Choudhury. Images courtesy of Pottermore

Let's discuss what we loved and what we didn't!
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Life on Repeat, Falguni Kothari

3 Tiny Tales For A Quick Dose Of Wit

Illustrations by Hemant Sapre

Since brevity is the soul of wit — the smaller, the better — Verve invites three eminent authors to share crisp narratives of about 100 words each
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Vasudev Santu Gaitonde — Sonata Of Solitude, Ebrahim Alkazi: Directing Art — The Making Of A Modern Indian Art World, Finding My Way, The Mystical World — Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet, The Artful Life Of R. Vijay, Bagh-E-Bahar — A Mughal Garden

6 Books For The Art Lover’s Library

Text by Alpana Chowdhury, Huzan Tata and Amishi Parekh

From lives of geniuses to colouring books… these are the must-buys this month
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