Book Tasting

Published: 06th June 2015 10:00 PM  |   Last Updated: 05th June 2015 01:11 AM   |  A+A-

The Heat and Dust Project

By: Devapriya Roy and Saurav Jha 

BOOK TASTING.jpgPages: 280

Publisher: HarperCollins

Price: Rs 250

The authors are a DINK couple who gain a couple of backpacks and set out on a transformational journey across India. On a very, very tight budget—Rs 500 a day for bed and board.


Flood of Fire

By: Amitav Ghosh

Pages: 624

Publisher: Penguin

Price: Rs 799

The Hind sails from Bengal to participate in the First Opium War. Onboard is a motley group of travellers, each nurturing their own agendas. The third book of the Ibis trilogy follows their fortunes through the war to China’s defeat.


Girl in the Dark: A Memoir

BOOK TASTING 1.jpgBy: Anna Lyndsey

Pages: 242  Price: Rs 399

Publisher: Bloomsbury

Suffering from a severe sensitivity to light, Lyndsey is, at the worst times, forced to spend months in a blacked-out room. But even impossible lives, she learns, endure. This is her story.

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