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Polishing a nautilus shell

At the centre of Mirror City is an old-fashioned love story in an age of rapid-fire extramarital adv...

Economy on a power trip
The 12 essays in this collection are readable as standalones, but don’t really add anything to the b...

Fact in fiction

There’s more to the scenic Andamans than meets the eye—the threatened Jarawa tribe, for instance

Agent Vinod

Jungfrau, Switzerland: At a restaurant high up in the Bernese Alps, four mysterious strangers come t...

The best seller

When The Hunger Games hit screens in India recently, it also ensured that the trilogy crept its way ...

A Dilliwala Pakistani

‘I came back home absolutely crestfallen. India was free and we, as would-be Pakistanis, were aliens...
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Way to grow
Worthless, Impossible and Stupid is not a ‘how-to’ book but presents out-of-the-box ideas to approac...
Strike two
JK Rowling is back as Robert Galbraith with another crime novel, getting the characters right, but l...
Soccer’s stop
Thirty-One Nil weaves multiple journeys of unsung heroes of international football that go into maki...
Burning bright
Chittagong: Eye of the Tiger takes up where its thrilling prequel leaves off—keeping the flame of a ...
Whisking with whisky
For foodies who also love their single malts, Table Fare: International Recipes with The Glenlivet i...
Corporate rat race
While everyone wants to be ahead in the quest for power, money and recognition, there are strong tra...
On the shelf
This book is the definitive insider’s guide to the UK banking crisis, the drama involved in the coll...
The big Pixar
Co-founder Ed Catmull puts down the journey of the American animation studio, making it a must-read ...
Ripple effect
With groundwater reserves buckling under pressure from demands of growing populations and industries...
On the shelf
When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. As he in...
Missing the action
Several limp plots leave the reader wanting more in David Baldacci’s latest book
India’s SEZ experiment
Power, Policy and Protest criticises one of the country’s ‘most controversial reform measures’ witho...
Power of partnership
Simply Rich: A Memoir, the story of Amway written by one of its co-founders Rich DeVos, may not be i...
Corporate boosters
XLR8: Accelerate is a largely prescriptive book about knowing how to move ahead in the uncertain wor...
Hard Choices: Back to the future
We stared at each other like two teenagers on an awkward first date, taking a few sips of Chardonnay...
On the shelf
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary ...
433 square yards of India
Irwin Allan Sealy’s new book, which he calls an almanac, allows us more than a peek into his home—an...
Knight after knight
The Power of a Common Man covers superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s connect with consumers
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