Liya Shanavas

US literary magazine 'The Sun' pays Rs 1 lakh to Kerala girl's articles

Wandoor (Malappuram): The American literary magazine 'The Sun' gave Rs ..

UK Kumaran
UK Kumaran's latest novel portrays virus outbreak and quarantine period
M. N. Karassery
M N Karassery bags Pravasa Kairali Literary Award
Rajasree R novel
1st edition sold out before release; Rajasree’s novel to be released on Nov 1 in Kozhikode
Sudha Murty

Sudha Murty's books to be donated to public libraries marking her b’day

New Delhi: A complete set of 23 books by Sudha Murty will be donated to five public libraries here on Monday to mark the bestselling ..

Anoop Sasikumar

Contribute to flood relief fund, get your name featured on this writer's novel!

Every Malayali is on an effort to help rebuild the state that was devastated in the rain havoc and flood. Joining the mission, young ..

DSC prize

$25,000 worth DSC prize for South Asian Literature to be announced on Dec 16

New Delhi: The ninth $25,000 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature will be awarded at the finale of the four-day Nepal Literature Festival ..

Sahitya Akademi

Sahitya Akademi invites entries for 2020 Yuva Puraskar

New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi, the national academy of letters, has opened entries for Yuva Puraskar 2020 for publishers and young Indian ..

Balraj Sahni biography

Actor Balraj Sahni's biography by son to hit stands in August

New Delhi: Untold stories from the life and times of renowned film and stage actor Balraj Sahni will now be told in his biography written ..

Katy Yocom

Ranthambore's most famous tiger ‘Machali’ inspires a book on human survival

New Delhi: At a time of increasing man-animal conflict comes a heart-warming tale of two families - one human, one tiger - following ..

Sudha Murty

Infosys chairperson Sudha Murty to launch children's trilogy on her pet dog

New Delhi: Literary publisher HarperCollins India announced the acquisition of a three-book series titled, "The Gopi Diaries" ..

Basheer and letter

Vaikom Muhammed Basheer had no idea of his exact age!

“I don’t know how old I am right now. My father had scripted our horoscopes. But after his death, my younger brother set ..

OV Vijayan

Entries invited for O. V. Vijayan Literary Award 2019

Entries have been invited for O. V. Vijayan Literary Award for the year 2019. This year, the award will be given to the best novel ..

Leonard Cohan and Love letter

Poet Leonard Cohen's love letters to girlfriend to be auctioned

New York: A largely unknown archive of over 50 love letters from Canadian poet and singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) to his ..

hydrangea novel

A woman's naked body in bedroom with pink hydrangea flowers spread all over!

Haritha got down from the treadmill. Her whole body was covered in sweat. She swept away the sweat beads on her face using a hand towel ..


'Hannibal' author's sixth thriller to release tomorrow

New Delhi: The creator of the widely-familiar fictional character Hannibal Lecter, which featured in the Oscar-winning "Silence ..

Divya and status

College teacher uploads an entire novel as WhatsApp status

A teacher has opened the door to the world of reading for the public through her WhatsApp status. Dr. M. Divya, a guest lecturer of ..

Girl Please stop Apologising

‘Girl, Stop Apologizing’ – A book to teach you how to stop people-pleasing

"Like many other women, I'm still in the process of overcoming a lifetime of people-pleasing, “that’s how the ..


Poet AK Ramanujan's personal diaries to be out this week

The hitherto unpublished personal diaries and journals of late poet-scholar A.K. Ramanujan, who wrote in both English and Kannada, ..

book fair

India to be guest country at Paris Book Fair 2020

New Delhi: In a bid to strengthen Indo-French ties, India has been designated as the guest of honour at the Paris Book Fair in 2020, ..


‘Bells of Shangri-La’: Spy in monk's disguise and more tales from forbidden land

The non-fiction book ‘Bells of Shangri-La: Scholars, Spies, Invaders in Tibet’ penned by Parimal Bhattacharya and published ..

M Mukundan

M Mukundan wins Ezhuthachan Award 2018

Thiruvananthapuram: Writer M Mukundan won the Ezhuthachan Award 2018. It is the top literary accolade given by the state government ..

Russian Books and Maria Rose

Maria Rose and 'Aa Pazhaya Russian Pusthakangal'

Everyone has their own way to cherish their memories of something favourite from childhood. Some choose their old toys, some others ..


Pranav’s gift to the Chief Minister

Payannur: Pranav, a boy suffering from cerebral palsy, was excited to present his book as a gift to the chief minister. When Chief ..