Red Earth and Pouring Rain

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Sacred Games

An enormously satisfying, exciting and enriching book, Vikram Chandra's novel draws the reader deep into the lives of detective Sartaj Singh and Ganesh Gaitonde, the most wanted gangster in India.Sartaj,… Continue Reading Posted in: Indian Authors, Indian Fiction, Organized Crime

No Country For Old Men

Llewelyn Moss, hunting antelope near the Rio Grande, has made a grim discovery - a load of heroin, $2 million in cash and a lot of dead bodies. But when… Continue Reading Posted in: Fictional Works, Suspense Fiction, Treasure Troves

The Dharma Bums

Following the explosive energy of On the Road comes The Dharma Bums in which Kerouac charts the spiritual quest of a group of friends in search of Dharma or Truth.… Continue Reading Posted in: American Fiction, American Literature

The Doors of Perception and Heaven and Hell

In 1953, Aldous Huxley took four-tenths of a gram of the drug Mescalin, sat down and waited to see what would happen. When he opened his eyes everything was transformed.… Continue Reading Posted in: Classic Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Hallucinogens, Perception, Two-Hour Literature & Fiction Short Reads

The Great Indian Novel

Winner of the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book (Eurasia) and of the 1990 Federation of Indian Publishers Award for the Best Book.In this widely acclaimed novel, Shashi Tharoor has… Continue Reading Posted in: Fiction In English, History, India

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