Our books section includes reviews of books by women writers in India, and/or with notable female characters. We also interview upcoming and well-known women writers in India on their work, and on life when writing in India.
Sugandhi Alias Andal Devanayaki
I Became A Woman Soldier In The LTTE For Revenge – The Sinhalese Killed My Family!

Sugandhi Alias Andal Devanayaki is the story of Peter who, under the cover of shooting a movie, gets into the heart of the LTTE in Sri Lanka to search for his lady love Sugandhi.

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Who Was Qandeel Baloch, And Why Does Society Hate Women Like Her?

Author Sanam Maher's new book on Pakistani social media sensation, Qandeel Baloch is a perceptive look at women who 'cross the line' in deeply conservative societies. 

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What’s It Like To Be Single And Twenty-Nine Going On Thirty?
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Andaleeb Wajid stays true to form in her new offering Twenty-Nine Going on Thirty, entertaining the reader while engaging them and making them think.

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Ahimsa By Supriya Kelkar Is A ‘Different’ Book On India’s Freedom Movement That I’d Recommend
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Ahimsa looks at the Indian Freedom Movement from the eyes of 10 year old Anjali. What sets this book apart from other books set in the independence movement are the several strands deftly woven into the plot.

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एक लेखिका रोंडा बर्न और मेरी ख्वाहिशों का सफर…

 रोंडा बर्न मेरी गुरु हैं, इन्होंने मुझे और मेरे सपनों को फिर से पहचान दी, मुझे प्रेरणा दी और मेरे जीवन में परिवर्तन का नया आग़ाज़ किया। 

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Dear Mrs Naidu: How Writing Letters To A Dead Person Can Make You Come Alive!
Dear Mrs Naidu

Mathangi Subramanian's book Dear Mrs Naidu is a great and empathetic introduction of kids to the inequities of the world through a gutsy fictional heroine who writes letters to Sarojini Naidu.

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