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.
A Dream Come True – Meeting My Favourite Author, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

I finally met an author I love reading, when she had a launch of her new book, The Forest of Enchantments, in Mumbai. A dream come true!

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Why Do We Say Radha-Krishna Even Though They Weren’t A Married Couple?
Finding Radha: The Quest for Love

Finding Radha: The Quest for Love, an anthology edited by Malashri Lal and Namita Gokhale, is a celebration of the Radha in every woman.

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In Conversation With Milan Vohra, Author Of India’s 1st Mills & Boon Novel
Milan Vohra

I spoke to Milan Vohra, the author of India’s first Mills and Boon novel, The Love Asana, and the book Tick Tock We’re 30 about writing and books.

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Do You Know That Indian Women’s Cricket Began As ‘Kanyaon Ki Cricket’?
Free Hit by Suprita Das

Indian women's cricket has come a long way, but there is very little written about them. Does Free Hit: The Story of Women's Cricket in India deliver?

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5 Must-Read New Books By Indian Women That I’d Like To Begin 2019 With
new books in January 2019

A handy roundup of interesting new books in January 2019 by Indian women authors that have to be added to your to-be-read list. 

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Being Reshma: Read It And Cheer For The Acid Attack Survivor Who Conquered

In Being Reshma, Acid Attack survivor Reshma Qureshi gives us an immensely moving memoir that exposes the depths of human depravity, while simultaneously offering a glimmer of hope. 

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