the good book corner

Manuscript help, book reviews and author interviews

Derek Introduces The Constitution and Parliament of India, Derek O’Brien

                    One of the most boring subjects in school for me was Civics. It was a nightmare to listen to the … Continue reading

May 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Being Boys, various authors; edited by Deeya Nayar and Radhika Menon

  A collection of short stories ‘Being Boys’ by  Tulika Publishers is a unique effort to include a variety of narratives handling issues that young boys may experience. The stories … Continue reading

April 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

I Am the Lion by Andrew Toy

“Dorothy can’t get home, but I have a place to live, and I have a Dad………The Tinman has no heart but I want to cry whenever I am alone……….. I … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

An Interview with Samit Basu

Samit Basu is an Indian novelist, graphic novelist and screenwriter. Basu is the author of The Simoqin Prophecies, The Manticore’s Secret and The Unwaba Revelations, the three parts of The … Continue reading

October 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Missing Queen by Samhita Arni

The Ramayana is a living epic, not dead literature — it is constantly reinvented, re-imagined, reinterpreted by poets, writers, artistes and performers of all genres, not only in India but … Continue reading

October 13, 2014 · Leave a comment