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9 Classics Written By Bengali Authors

Classics written by Bengali authors like Tagore and Ray have influenced and entertained generations of Indians. Here are 9 such books you must read.

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A Quartet Of Poems

A Quartet Of Poems

While these four poems aren’t connected by a common theme, they are all poignant and vivid in their message and the images they create.

Book Vs. TV Show: Looking For Alaska

John Green’s Looking For Alaska came out in 2005, and was adapted onscreen in 2019. Find out if the show matches the magic of the book.

The Serendipity Of Finding A Book When You Least Expect It

Finding great books is no mean feat. Knowing where you are likely to find one certainly helps you get there faster. But what happens when you find a book at the unlikeliest of places, when you least expect to find it?

Why You Should Go On A Writing Retreat

Writers thrive when they are part of a community and receive feedback. Find out how you can benefit from attending a writing retreat.

Why I Started Reading E-Books (And Why You Should Too!)

Devanshi talks about how she started reading e-books and gives some tips on how you can dive into them

How A Volcano In Indonesia Led To The Creation Of Frankenstein

The eruption of a volcano on the other side of the globe sets the stage for a gathering of literary titans at which an 18-year-old crafts a timeless tale.

Pick Of The Week

Rehana Munir

Chosen Spirits by Samit Basu

Although Samit Basu’s Chosen Spirits is a dystopian novel, it could very well become our reality. Set in near-future New Delhi, technology has taken over our lives and our every waking moment is captured by data analysts and monetised.

Touching upon themes of social inequality, religious intolerance and the importance of standing up for what you believe, Chosen Spirits will show you the path we could be heading down if don’t act now.

Author Spotlight

Rehana Munir

Rehana Munir

Rhea has completed her Masters in English at SNDT Women’s University. Her key research interests are post-colonial studies, mainly focussing on women’s narratives and their experience of citizenship. Her other interests are Dalit literature in translation. She also sings in a choir.

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