Still playing it his way

The new Sachin Tendulkar autobiography depicts events without providing much fresh analysis, writes RITAM MITRA

Memories of turbulent times

Exploring the history of Malaysia through war novels is a study in human emotions, writes VIKAS DATTA

Aussie Richard Flanagan beats out Neel Mukherjee for 2014 Man Booker prize

Aussie Richard Flanagan triumphs with a novel about love and war

Kipling's magical poetry

VIKAS DATTA explores the famed author’s works of soldiers, monarchs and revenue-raising

Delicious news for Indian chocolate lovers

A new contest in India celebrates the golden jubilee of Roald Dahl's classic

The eternal war within

M.R. NARAYAN SWAMY reviews a new book that explores Sri Lanka’s continuing turmoil

Reimagining India

A new essay collection explores the growth and potential of the world’s largest democracy, writes KIRA SPUCYS-TAHAR

Lessons from the Master

Perth author Vidagdha Bennett is set to release a new book about the golden days of Sri Chinmoy, writes GRAHAK CUNNINGHAM

A tale of two cities

The city formerly known as Madras is traditional yet thirsting for change. Chennai remains a place of contradictions, writes CHITRA SUDARSHAN

Taming demons

Passion Flower: Seven Stories of Derangement is a meeting with the darker side of human kind, writes SHILPA RAINA