The Enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie

The Enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie book review

The Enchantress of Florence by Salman Rushdie, Book Review | There is always this moment of awe when you read Salman Rushdie‘s literature. In particular, this book happens all the time. As exquisite as the cover, the book also tells a tail of remarkable passion. And, it could have only been written by Rushdie. His … Read more

‘The Missionary Position’: When Hitchens investigated Mother Teresa

christopher hitchens on mother teresa

When Hitchens investigated Mother Teresa : Indian author, Salman Rushdie once said you don’t wanna be on the wrong side of a debate with Christopher Hitchens. And, in this case, it was Mother Teresa.  In 1994, British journalist Christopher Hitchens took on the task of scrutinising the social work of Mother Teresa of Calcutta. Hitchens … Read more

5 controversial books of Salman Rushdie

Salman Rushdie: Attacker was inspired by Hezbollah leader

Controversial author Salman Rushdie was attacked on Friday while he was on stage to give a lecture at Chautauqua, an institution in western New York. New York State Police say they are investigating the attack on Salman Rushdie. According to New York police, Rushdie apparently had stab wounds to his neck and was airlifted to a … Read more

Sexual Sensibilities and Curiosities of Children

sexual curiosity of children

Written by Dr. Rajan Bhosale| Translated by Alka Gadgil Marathi literature has not taken note of the delicate topic of sexuality of children. You will hardly find any material on thiselusive theme. In the following article Dr. Bhosale, a senior sexologist explains the motivation behind his book ‘Aadhunik Palakatwa– Kitit Ajaan Kiti Sujan?’ (Modern day Parenting – How Uninformed? How Sensible?) My readers and well wishers have been telling me to write a book … Read more

Latitudes of Longing by Shubhangi Swarup

Shubhangi Swarup’s debut novel is the literature of marvellous excellence, and original imaginative grit. This novel is an experience which you would have never had. When you pick up the book, even with the blurb, you can barely anticipate what this ambitious novel entails. The book just takes a few pages to stand out. Like, … Read more

Winner of 2022 Int Booker prize is Tomb of Sand by Geetanjali Shree

Winner of 2022 Int Booker prize is Tomb of Sand by Geetanjali Shree

Tomb of Sand, Daisy Rockwell’s English translation of Geetanjali Shree’s Hindi novel Ret Samadhi, won the 2022 International Booker Award. “I never dreamed of the Booker, I never thought I could. What a great recognition, I am amazed, delighted, honoured and honoured,” Shree said in her acceptance speech. “There is a melancholy satisfaction in the … Read more