The Children Act – Ian McEwan

 This book was sent to me by the wonderful people at Random House India in exchange of an honest review The minimalist and yet, wonderfully eloquent cover of ‘The Children Act’ by Ian McEwan does complete justice to the story that follows. The image of a young boy jumping over a puddle on a very subtle blue cover gives the impression of a bird in … Continue reading The Children Act – Ian McEwan

Our Moon Has Blood Clots – Rahul Pandita

The soul-stirring memoir of a community forced into exile in their own country. Of a government that shut its eyes to save some votes and after 20 years has now very effectively swept the whole matter under the carpet. Of a media that refuses to share the unbiased truth about the gross injustice suffered by a section of the people of our country simply because … Continue reading Our Moon Has Blood Clots – Rahul Pandita

The Evolving Socio- Political views of an Army brat (Part – 1)

As I sit in my drawing-room and watch the rants on television, I think about the girl who never knew the name of a single politician except Rajiv Gandhi. I am still not very politically aware but I have picked up bits and pieces along the way. This is an attempt to organize my thoughts and put them up for further perusal in a few years time. … Continue reading The Evolving Socio- Political views of an Army brat (Part – 1)