Speaking to Flipkart Stories about his new book, Why I Am A Hindu, Shashi Tharoor raises thought-provoking questions on what it is to be Hindu in an India where religious identity is a calling card for power politics
Books are the best friends children can have. They fuel imagination and keep them company on long weekends, at the breakfast table and on the way to school! It’s never to early too introduce your children to the joy of reading, so why not treat them to books by the best children’s authors?
India’s popular mythologist and writer is back with his new book for children, The Boys Who Fought. In an exclusive interview, Devdutt Pattanaik talks about the misunderstood world of Indian mythology.
Kazuo Ishiguro recently became the newest entrant into the elite group of extraordinary authors and poets awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. From Rabindranath Tagore and Thomas Mann to Alice Munro and Kazuo Ishiguro, here’s a list of 10 Nobel Laureates of incomparable literary stature you should read post-haste.
Books nourish the soul and feed the imagination. Play the #FlipkartBookwormQuiz to find out how avid a reader you are. Five lucky winners will take home Flipkart gift vouchers worth ₹500 each. Ready to play?
Winter is coming (pun intended, for those GOT fans), and for most of us, that means cuddling up with a warm blanket, a hot chai, and an enjoyable book. Or giving your loved ones a meaningful gift for the upcoming festive season. Can’t wait to do both? Neither can we! So why not set your festive plans in motion by pre-ordering these splendid reads?
Five books, two series, 4 million copies in print — no matter how you measure success, there’s no denying that Amish’s work is unparalleled. He has the unique ability to humanize characters from Hindu mythology and turn them into superheroes of an entirely different kind. Serving up a blend of age-old stories infused with incredible detail, adventure and rich insight, each of his works is exemplary. And with his first non-fiction book, Immortal India: Young Country, Timeless Civilisation, India’s top bestselling author sets the bar exceptionally high yet again.