Like India, its literature is also popular for its multiplicity of language, culture and talent. This vibrant hybrid has significantly contributed towards enriching the canvas of Indian literature. Works of international authors are slowly getting diverted towards India owing to their translation in many languages, and consequent rise in royalty. From all perspectives, literary awards… (0 comment)

At some point in our life, each one of us has befriended characters more than real people as we grew up. A world full of friendly captions and interactive pictures used to be our favourite hideout. Do you remember these reigning cartoon stars: Chacha Chaudhary, Nagraj, TinTin, Bhokal, Bahadur, Doga, Detective Moochwala, Inspector Steel, Shikari… (0 comment)

Are bestsellers the books that sell best, or simply mean the best? Or they are the ones that don’t easily fall into the hit classic cannon of literature. Strolling along roads, we happen to find a similar bountiful collection with every next hawker. Be it Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger, or Jhumpa Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth,… (0 comment)

From Inception to Publication – The Novel Journey Last time I listed down seven pointers that should help an aspiring writer in the process of starting and completing a book. What happens once your book is complete? Get it published, of course! So, I’ll familiarize you with certain aspects of the publishing process that you… (0 comment)

From Inception to Publication – The Novel Journey Most writers or voracious readers have something against life. That something usually stems from the realization that life does not take the dramatic turns which the characters in books are blessed or cursed with. Life seems dull, routine and conventional. However, at some point in our lives… (1 comment)