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Heads in the Pictures

If It’s Monday, It Must be Madurai : A Conducted Tour of India Author: Srinath Perur Publisher: Penguin Pages: 296 Price: Rs 499 To go somewhere, and then write about it for people back home is more

Purrs of Wisdom

The Hundred Names of Darkness Author: Nilanjana Roy Publisher: Aleph Pages: 310 Price: Rs 495 Halfway through Chapter 2, a discerning reader — especially if she loves animals, with an extra more

Chinese Whispers

China.jpg The Tragedy of Liberation: A History of the Chinese Revolution 1945-57 Author:Frank Dikötter Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 378 Price: Rs 699 The most interesting fact about Frank Dikötter’s latest more