how the scars of childhood bullying never truly leave us, among other things
Tartt doesn’t tell you the secret, but shows it very deftly in her lucid and enchanting prose.
Sexy without really having sex in it.
Take your pick from the Gothic and the macabre, or a summer nostalgia or even a wordless comic!
Devastatingly beautiful poetry for the soul.
Read it if you’re up for some unconventional fantasy–for this is a delicacy to be savoured slowly and completely.
The teenage life can be excruciatingly lonely or devastatingly beautiful or both. Here are six books that evocatively capture the highs and lows of teenage love, life and longing. 1. The Catcher In The Rye by J.D.Salinger: This book crops up in almost every must-read list so often, that the story of the disenchanted Holden…
The eighth Harry Potter novel arrived a good nine years later, packaged not as a 600-page fantasy novel that the fans were accustomed to, but as a play; the rehearsal script to be precise. If you’ve missed your letter of acceptance from Hogwarts and thought this was your chance, then you’re in for a disappointment….
Most people recognize John Green thanks to The Fault In Our Stars as a bestselling author of YA fiction. And although, TFIOS does delight and devastate, and is an unforgettably heartbreaking read, I personally feel that John Green’s creativity and storytelling talent is best expressed in the 300-something paged adventure and mystery love story titled…
The PAO Collective is a group of five Delhi-based comic book artists. According to Sarnath Banerjee,“Many in the Indian art world live as tiny puddles of self-styled geniuses. There are very few forums for introspection, criticism and debate. PAO Collective in one such-a very modern way of practising art.” Thus the anthology, comprising twelve “distinctively”…