#ReadWomen: Free Hit by Suprita Das

The Challenge of Change In 2018, in a first of sorts, a current Indian woman cricketer found  herself  in  a  TV studio  amidst  male  stalwarts  of  the game  while  a  Test  match  being  played  by  men’s  teams  was underway.  Smriti  Mandhana,  who  had  had  the  loveliest  of English summers, had been invited as a guest… Continue reading #ReadWomen: Free Hit by Suprita Das

Indian Preview: Our Top New Releases from November

Don’t Tell the Governor by Ravi Subramanian On 8 November, when the clock strikes 12, your money will be no good. Somewhere on the India-Nepal Border, a car full of passengers swerves off a highway and plunges into a valley, its trunk full of cash. In the UK, a Bollywood starlet wins Big Survivor, the… Continue reading Indian Preview: Our Top New Releases from November

Trivia: 12 things about India’s women cricketers that will surprise you

As the women in blue fight it out in the ongoing  T20 Women's World Cup, HarperCollins India is all set to celebrate the release of Free Hit, a narrative history of women's cricket in India.  Long considered a sideshow to men's cricket in cricket-crazy India, it was the telecast of the 2017 ICC Women's World… Continue reading Trivia: 12 things about India’s women cricketers that will surprise you