Bloomsb ury Chi ldren’s Books has announced that Insight Editions, in partnership with Warner Bros Consumer Products has awarded Bloomsbury the sublicense for several movie tie-in books for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and JK Rowling’s Wizarding World.
His deb ut novel Asura: Tale of the Vanquished was published in 2012
and became a surprise bestseller, breaking into the top seller charts within a
week of its launch.
Remember Oliver Twist and
his, ‘Please Sir, I want some
more’? Every era has an icon and
the 21st century is no different.
Readomania , in association with Asian Paints, organised aliterary afternoon at Asian Paints Signature store in the capital recently.The event was structured around personification in literature. Authorsof When They Spoke, an anthology based on personified stories readout parts from their stories and discussed the usage and relevanceof personification.
Bloomsb ury india has
collaborated with Wisden and
Public Library Online to announce
an all-India digital initiative
to support India’s love of, and
obsession with, cricket.
Nestled among vegetables,
plastic kettles and hand-dyed fabric
in market stalls are the signs of
a feminist revolution — Piles of
poorly-printed books by women
that advocate forcefully against
conservative Muslim traditions
such as child marriage and quick
This book is singular
because it doesn’t have
an author. Delhi-based
Anisha Motwani, billed as
‘business strategist, speaker
and columnist’, is named
in capitals on the cover
and browsers are likely to
presume she is the author.
Adva nceme nts in technologies have led
to improving and aiding our lives in more ways
than can be imagined.
It is 154 years since the Mathematics don at Oxford, Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, set off on July 4 with ten-year-old Alice Liddell and her two sisters on a boat trip up the Thames.
Alibaba Group, in association with
Crossword and Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust,
has come up with a brilliant new initiative to
help close the gap in education between the
rich and the underprivileged. Mission Million
Books, launched on 18th August, invites Indian
citizens to donate textbooks and educational
materials, which they would then distribute to
more than 2500 educational institutions across
India with the help of their partner networks.
In late June, leading publishing house Harper Collins,
announced that it would sell books at their warehouse
in Faridabad on June 24 and June 25 from 10 am to 6pm
at throwaway prices.
The English translation of the
autobiography, Encounters was released
at a book launch function organised by
AuthorsUpFront and Ramnika Foundation
on 2nd July 2016 at the Sahitya Akademi,
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