Painstakingly restored from Tolkien’s manuscripts and presented for the first time as a fully continuous and standalone story, the epic tale of Beren and Lúthien will reunite fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings with Elves and Men, Dwarves and Orcs and the rich landscape and creatures unique to Tolkien’s Middle-earth. The… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-Fiction We Published in May 2018
The Girl from Kathmandu: Twelve Dead Men and a Woman's Quest for Justice | Cam Simpson In August of 2004, twelve men left their village in Nepal for jobs at a five-star luxury hotel in Amman, Jordan. They had no idea that they had actually been hired for sub-contract work on an American military base… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in April
Anita Gets Bail by Arun Shourie Anita Gets Bail brings into focus different facets of the working of our courts - the district courts, the High Courts as well as the Supreme Court - through actual instances and judgments. Care has been taken [i] not to impute any motive to any judge or court; [ii]… Continue reading Indian Preview: Our Top New Releases from April
Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris A young British couple is driving through France on holiday when they stop for gas. He runs in to pay, she stays in the car. When he returns her car door has been left open, but she's not inside. No one ever sees her again. Ten years later he's engaged… Continue reading The Best Foreign Fiction & Non-fiction We Published in March
1. Corporate Yogi by Arvind Lal This book presents Dr Arvind Lal's journey as a spiritual seeker and an accidental entrepreneur. How did a saint from a remote Himalayan village called Hairakhan transform Arvind's life? How did Lal pathlabs become a household brand in India? How does spiritualism shape his thoughts as an entrepreneur?… Continue reading Indian Preview: Our Top New Releases from March
The Woman in the Window | A.J. Finn ‘The Woman in the Window is one of those rare books that really is unputdownable. The writing is smooth and often remarkable. The way Finn plays off this totally original story against a background of film noir is both delightful and chilling’ ~ Stephen King As a person… Continue reading January Preview: The Best International Fiction & Non-fiction
A wedding (vivah) in Hinduism is a rite of passage (samskara) that transforms a single entity into one half of a conjugal pair (dampatya). Being single, however, does not mean being incomplete. The idea of ‘wholeness’ in Hinduism is not necessarily a matter of the union of two bodies in marriage or even two souls in love; rather, wholeness or completeness in Hinduism can be understood as rising to the fullness of one’s true self and expanding the arena of one’s selfhood (brah – to expand, manas – the mind).
2017 has come to an end and we hope this year was as wonderful for our readers as it was for us. We'd like to end this year with a bang and some of our best books have released this month. Here are the top five releases, go get your copy of these today! From… Continue reading Indian Preview: Our Top New Releases from December