PRESS RELEASE – HarperCollins India to publish Lisa Ray’s memoir in summer 2019

Photograph ©Farrokh Chothia Courtesy of Lisa Ray Lisa Ray, one of India’s first supermodels, actor, cancer survivor, and new mother of twins through surrogacy, will be publishing her memoir with HarperCollins India. The untitled memoir is an unflinching and deeply moving account of Lisa’s nomadic existence: her entry into the Indian entertainment industry; her relationship… Continue reading PRESS RELEASE – HarperCollins India to publish Lisa Ray’s memoir in summer 2019

HarperCollins India to publish Half Gods, a critically acclaimed debut collection of short stories by Akil Kumarasamy, this October in India

  “Like a family around a dinner table, the tales in [Half Gods] support, contradict, and argue with one another. They provide a rich disorder.” – The New Yorker   “These are wonderful stories, finely poised, beautifully written, and brimming with a rare wisdom.” – Kanishk Tharoor         HarperCollins India is delighted… Continue reading HarperCollins India to publish Half Gods, a critically acclaimed debut collection of short stories by Akil Kumarasamy, this October in India

The Profane by Satyajit Sarna

presents a fresh, new voice in Indian English poetry The Profane by Satyajit Sarna A time travel pod that traverses a diverse range of music and images from heartbreak to mortality, featuring cameos by Kurt Cobain, Napoleon and Amir Khusro ‘Sarna has something rich and meaningful to communicate, and the lyric sensibility, love of language,… Continue reading The Profane by Satyajit Sarna

HarperCollins India signs up Girish Kuber for two books

 For immediate release 6 September 2018, New Delhi: HarperCollins India is delighted to announce that it has signed up Loksatta editor and preeminent analyst of Maharashtra politics and society, Girish Kuber, for two books. The first, The Tatas: How a Family Built a Business and a Nation, a translation by Vikrant Pande of Girish Kuber’s… Continue reading HarperCollins India signs up Girish Kuber for two books

The Queen of Jasmine Country by Sharanya Manivannan

to publish Sharanya Manivannan’s The Queen of Jasmine Country HarperCollins India is proud to announce, on the occasion of Andal Jayanti, the publication of Sharanya Manivannan’s The Queen of Jasmine Country, which imagines the life of the devotional poet Andal from medieval Tamilagam, in October 2018. This is Manivannan’s second book of fiction, after the… Continue reading The Queen of Jasmine Country by Sharanya Manivannan

The Island of the Day Before by Zuni Chopra

presents The Island of the Day Before by Zuni Chopra   A diverse collection that traverses the everyday and the extraordinary, the fantastical and the mundane  A little matchstick girl seeks a companion… An otter lies in wait for fish in the sea and wonders about humans and their way of life… A merchant and… Continue reading The Island of the Day Before by Zuni Chopra

How India Works: Making Sense of a Complex Corporate Culture by Aarti Kelshikar

presents a guide on insider-outside perspectives to working in India How India Works: Making Sense of a Complex Corporate Culture by Aarti Kelshikar A unique book that gives the lowdown on India's work and corporate culture and how it is different from work cultures around the world An article in the Harvard Business Review once… Continue reading How India Works: Making Sense of a Complex Corporate Culture by Aarti Kelshikar

Scent of a Story: A Newspaperman’s Journey by Shankar Ghosh

presents a charming memoir of a journalist Scent of a Story: A Newspaperman’s Journey by Shankar Ghosh A moving tribute to a life spent in romance of a newspaper   Part biography, part memoir of the longest-serving and the first Indian editor of one of the oldest newspapers in India Combining biography and memoir, Shankar… Continue reading Scent of a Story: A Newspaperman’s Journey by Shankar Ghosh

Reham Khan’s Memoir

    HarperCollins India is proud to announce the forthcoming publication of the memoir everyone is talking about: REHAM KHAN Releasing in August 2018. Reham Khan’s eventful life took her from Gaddafi's Libya to Zia’s Pakistan and thence to England as a teenage bride, before she returned to Pakistan in her forties. Hers has been… Continue reading Reham Khan’s Memoir

A Pitch for Love by Kartik Kompella

presents a wicked and witty romance A Pitch for Love by Kartik Kompella The boss from hell meets the not-so-ideal  employee in the heady world of advertising.   A wickedly delicious cocktail of sex, romance and ambition When young, unemployed Drona gets knocked off his bike by advertising goddess Prachi, and then promptly asks her… Continue reading A Pitch for Love by Kartik Kompella