Book Excerpt: Lockdown Stories of a Typewriter by Joyita Basak

Chapter 1: Lockdown diaries of a typewriter. Animesh Roy, the only son of world-famous barrister Akhilesh Roy is a student of fifteen, completing his 9th standard in UK. He stays in Manchester City along with his parents. Akhilesh is one of the most eminent barristers in UK while he completed his LLB course from HarvardContinue reading “Book Excerpt: Lockdown Stories of a Typewriter by Joyita Basak”

Excerpt: The Merman and the Book of Power – A Qissa told by Musharraf Ali Farooqi

The Merman and the Book of Power brings into the English the classical qissa genre, a fabulist storytelling form common to the oral and written literatures of rdu, Persian and Arabic. Written by none other than the prolific author Musharraf Ali Farooqi, this book is a must read. For those who don’t know, he isContinue reading “Excerpt: The Merman and the Book of Power – A Qissa told by Musharraf Ali Farooqi”

Book Excerpt – Supernova by Faiz Yusuf

It isn’t everyday that you come across literary debuts that fill you with joy and hope. Joy, on having discovered such a wonderful book and author, and hope, to keep reading such amazing books from the author! Today we are sharing with you one such literary debut that is everything one would want it toContinue reading “Book Excerpt – Supernova by Faiz Yusuf”