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Classics, Books, The Alexandria Quartet, Lawrence Durrell

My reasons for not reading Lawrence Durrell’s The Alexandria Quartet

It’s occurred to me that it could well be sheer slothfulness that’s keeping me away.

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Dharma, Books

Dharma of business: The roots of commerce in India

Donald R Davis Jr's book holds the key to moral economy, something the world has been eagerly looking for.

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Short Stories, Books

Sunny Leone and kerosene stove rotis in Akhil Sharma's new book

Sharma's new collection of short stories, A Life of Adventure and Delight, has characters that are the oddest of oddballs.

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Books, Indira Gandhi

Is another biography on Indira Gandhi relevant in the age of Modi?

Sagarika Ghose's book is a decent primer for anyone wanting to know about India's only female PM.

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Millenials, Books, Urban poor

Gayatri Jayaraman's Who Me, Poor? is the story of urban migration in India

Intended to be a short history of struggle of youngsters in post liberalised India, it's a guide to learning to live the authentic life.

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Books, Sushant Singh Rajput

5 books Sushant Singh Rajput is reading right now

He's one of the brightest sparks in the film industry with a mind of his own

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Art, Erotica, Books

Author Lisa Hilton's top five picks of erotic art

Her world is rife with a heady cocktail of murder and sex served up in an artful orgy of celebrity lifestyle porn.

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