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.
Rage Becomes Her
Why Are Women Angry? And Why Do Most Keep Quiet Or Express It As Something Else?

In the age of #MeToo, Soraya Chemaly’s Rage Becomes Her is a reminder that women’s anger is justified and necessary.

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Do You Think Women In Their 50s Should Be Retiring Already Or Living It Up?
Feisty at Fifty review

Feisty at Fifty: How I Stay Fabulous at Fifty-Plus by Sudha Menon promises to be an interesting read going by the cover page and title. Does it deliver? 

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Those Screams Inside The House At Night… What Were They?
House of Screams

Andaleeb Wajid's new horror fiction House of Screams promises to be a chilling, blood curdling, story set bang in the centre of Bangalore.

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Fact 1: Shaheen Bhatt Is Alia Bhatt’s Sister. Fact 2: She Battled Serious Depression For 17 Years
Shaheen Bhatt

"Shaheen Bhatt's writing on depression touches your soul and lets you peek into hers," says this reviewer about her book I've Never Been (Un)Happier. A must read for everyone.

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Raazi Director Meghna Gulzar Speaks Of Her Dad, Legendary Writer-Poet Gulzar, Because He Is…
Because He Is... by Meghna Gulzar

Because He is… by Meghna Gulzar is a personal narration - a daughter’s perspective of her illustrious father-writer-poet-director Gulzar’s accomplishments.

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What Should ‘Home’ Mean For A Woman? The Shooting Star Redefines This ‘Universal Truth’
The Shooting Star by Shivya Nath

Shivya Nath’s The Shooting Star begins as journey for the self along with being a travel memoir, and towards the end, the self is better understood and reconciled with.

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