A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry: A closer look at 1970s India
The novel painfully maps the corruption and lawlessness that pervaded India under the emergency rule; lootings, murders, dismemberment, and destruction of livelihood.
The Mercies by Kiran Millwood Hargrave
In a remote Norwegian island, a sea-storm has wiped out 40 fishermen. As Maren watches the sea swallow all the men including her brother and father, the women are left to fend for themselves. As their days pass in a lull, haunted by the ghosts of those drowned in the reckless storm, the women learn…
Agnyatha by Krishnamurthy Hanuru: The memoir of Tipu’s Unknown Commander
A memoir of Tipu’s Unknown Commander.
Review: Dark Diamond
“History is not objective. Facts are changed, truths are lost.”