New Releases

  • Sheryl Sandberg
    Jul 07, 2014 22:24 IST

    Leaning in to get ahead

    COO of Facebook and author of Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg’s talk in Delhi was an odd mix of hard-sell and upper class feminism lite.

  • A labourer tries to clear
    Jun 21, 2014 16:32 IST

    Living in an unequal world

    No recent treatise on economics has generated as much worldwide debate as Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century. By inequality, the French economist means a lack of equal opportunities.

  • The Silkworm
    Jun 20, 2014 07:56 IST

    JK Rowling's new detective novel, The Silkworm, finally available on Amazon

    Rowling's detective novel - The Silkworm - was in the top 100 by late Thursday for both print and e-book sales. She wrote it under the pen name Robert Galbraith.

  • Coal Block, CBI
    Apr 13, 2014 18:30 IST

    Ex-coal secy's book on ‘coalgate’ out today

    In ‘Crusader or Conspirator? Coalgate and Other Truths', PC Parakh accuses CBI director Ranjit Sinha of having acted against him to impress the SC and wonders why he chose not to mention PM Manmohan Singh.

  • Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
    Apr 11, 2014 22:45 IST

    Ex-PM aide Sanjay Baru drops book bomb, says Sonia ran govt

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is quoted in a book, written by his former media adviser, as saying that the system of two power centres would not work, and he had 'to accept that the party president (Sonia Gandhi) is the centre of power'. A discordant Manmohan-Mukherjee duet

  • Narendra Modi
    Mar 25, 2014 20:07 IST

    Modi sad but has no guilt over riots, says book

    The Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi is 'sad' the 2002 Gujarat riots took place but has no guilt, according to a recently published book by British author and journalist Andy Marino.

  • Bina Ramani
    Dec 14, 2013 23:11 IST

    Murder most foul

    Bina Ramani, who has just launched her book, Bird in a Banyan Tree, presents her side of what happened on the fateful night that Jessica Lal was shot dead writes Furquan Ameen Siddiqui.

  • Feb 12, 2007 18:32 IST

    A heritage of words

    India’s manuscript tradition is lovingly preserved in hardcover, enthuses Renuka Narayanan.

  • Pic10
    Aug 23, 2011 14:15 IST

    A film on The Immortals of Meluha?

    Author Amish Tripathi is hopeful of a big-budget film based on his best seller, The Immortals of Meluha. Meanwhile, he will be releasing theatrical trailer for his second book next month.

  • Jul 16, 2009 19:23 IST

    About a debt-ridden fashionista!

    Skim through Grace Reeves, a debt-ridden fashionista who has a disease of compulsive shopping, stumbles upon a super-rich art dealer named Vaughn, who offers her a deal...

  • Jul 16, 2009 19:21 IST

    Nothing great about it!

    Elizabeth Turner, all of 25, has been given the task of running a multi-million dollar business empire in the UK, earlier headed by her ruthless elder sister, Mary...

  • Jul 16, 2009 18:26 IST

    Tiger tiger burning bright

    You know you’re in the hands of a master storyteller when a 400-odd-page book keeps you in its grip till the very end. That’s the magic of David Gibbins’ latest novel The Tiger Warrior.

  • Books, Akbar Ahmed, Journey into Islam, Islam
    Sep 12, 2007 18:19 IST

    Bridging the gap

    Akbar Ahmed's Journey into Islam is an attempt to foster understanding between Islam and the Western civilisation.

  • harry
    Jul 23, 2007 16:56 IST

    Potter makes history as fastest-selling book

    London-US sales of the seventh and final Harry Potter volume hit an estimated 8.3 million in the first 24 hours. Read on...

  • Saudi writer Rajaa Al-Sanie is seen in this undated publicity photo.
    Jul 23, 2007 15:31 IST

    Girls of Riyadh creates a stir

    Rajaa Alsanea's insight into the closed world of Saudi women and their dejection in love has caused a storm in Saudi Arabia.