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Interview: In Sita, Amish reveals a tough and tender heroine

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Amish Tripathi’s books have awakened our nation’s passion for mythology and epic, giving us humanized versions of revered characters and infused with details from our history and culture. In his newest book, Sita – Warrior of Mithila, the second of the Ram Chandra series, Amish brings us face to face with the feminine icon — and perhaps reveals our own prejudices. Read on see what this blockbuster author says about modern myth and female protagonists.

10 Indian women writers to read this International Women’s Day

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Indian women writers have made an indelible mark in world literature, be it for their sensitivity or their perspective, their unique storytelling or their plot. This International Women’s Day, celebrate the achievements of Indian women in writing. Start with this list of the top 10 Indian women writers you absolutely must read

Top 10 books of 2016 – read them before the year ends!

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What’s your definition of a great read? A gripping mystery, a culture-laden short story, a scientific tour de force or a biography that presents a new facet of an old face? The year 2016 had a little of everything for the avid reader and here’s a list of the top 10 books of 2016 that you absolutely shouldn’t miss.

Interview: Children’s author Aaron Blabey on why he loves Tintin and Dr Seuss

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Whether you’re starting the tradition of reading out loud to your kids or looking to continue it, don’t miss out on Aaron Blabey’s laugh-out-loud children’s graphic novels and picture books. Clever, cheeky and good at heart, Blabey’s books feature some of the most wonderful characters ever penned for children, be it the Al Capone-ish Mr Wolf or the unforgettable Pug named Pig!

Jayalalithaa biography among 5 must-read political memoirs on Flipkart

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From the stirring journey of Jayalalithaa to the life and times of Nelson Mandela, we bring you our pick of the best political memoirs and biographies of the most iconic leaders across the world. Buy them from Flipkart for your personal library of inspiration

Why Apurv Nagpal dislikes the label Erotica

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Apurv Nagpal is a man of many parts. And his new book, co-authored with women and self published, tries to defy the label of erotica

Top book recommendations for The Big Billion Days

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Another Big Billion Days sale! Another year of book recommendations. Our resident bookworm Vivek Tejuja picks his top 10 favorite books, which you must pick up while the sale is on.

Interview: Devdutt Pattanaik on The Girl Who Chose

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Devdutt Pattanaik asked himself the question: Does Sita choose in the Ramayana? “Suddenly, I found five situations where Sita makes remarkable choices that takes the narrative forward,” he says. Read this exclusive interview

Flipkart celebrates with Amish as The Secret of the Nagas turns 5

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Five years to the day The Secret of the Nagas by Amish stole the hearts of book-lovers. If you are new to this literary sensation, dive into the Shiva Trilogy on Flipkart Books

Harry Potter & the Cursed Child – the review you’ve been waiting to read!

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Got your hands on the brand new Harry Potter and the Cursed Child? Read this review if you haven't. Or if you have. Either way, true-blue Potterheads will love the new book!