Apeejay Bangla Sahitya Utsob 2018

Bengali culture is known for its richness in the field of literature and we have given notable novelists to the world including Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore. The most prestigious Bengali Utsob (festival) in India, the Apeejay Bangla Sahitya Utsob celebrates the best of Bengali literature through a series of talks, discussions, and mesmerizing music. A …

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New Release Alert| Don’t tell the Governor by Ravi Subramanian

In November HarperCollins India will be publishing Don’t Tell The Governor by Ravi Subramanian. This is a financial thriller set against the backdrop of demonetization in India.   About the Book When the prime minister declares demonetization at 8 p.m. on 8 November 2016, it leaves the nation stunned. But the governor, RBI, who should have ideally …

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Magical Realism|Literature with a hint of the unconceivable|

Magical Realism expresses a primarily realistic view of the real world while also adding or revealing magical elements. One of my favorite genre and a risky one, Magical Realism is the bridge between reality and fantasy and I am here to suggest you a few books if you wanna try the genre. (You can click …

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Romance books with Swoon-worthy characters|#EYCRecommends

Romance is one of my favorite genre and just like you all, I keep cheesy romance at bay. But what I like is a complicated character, some pain, some yearnings and happy endings. So here are a few books with protagonists who will melt your heart. The Wall of Winnipeg and Me by Mariana Zapata: …

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Bookstagram Themes|How important are they|#2

(This post is strictly related to Bookstagram.) The craze for having a themed Bookstagram profile has become fairly common. While people are pushing themselves beyond their limits to maintain a theme, a few of them are using smarter alternatives to grow and flourish. Themes usually depend on your purpose. If you want to showcase your photography/organization …

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