Fiction

  It is that time of the year when sitting in bed all day with a cup of coffee and a magnificent classic novel doesn’t seem like a bad idea at all. End the year with some of these must-read classics  1. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens   A classic Christmas story, A CHRISTMAS CAROL tells the story of a bitter...

वर्ष १९८४ मलकीत, शिबानी और अमन सचदेव, तीनों रेडियो पर दंगों की खबर सुन रहे थे। शिबानी का जी मुँह को आ रहा था यह सोच-सोच कर कि...

रेखा से शादी के करीब सात महीने बाद 2 अक्तूबर 1990 के उस रोज़ मुकेश काफी खुश नज़र आ रहे थे। उस दिन को याद करते हुए मुकेश के...

जगरनॉट बुक्स को यह बताते हुए ख़ुशी हो रही है कि भारत के जाने माने क्राइम ऐंड डिटेक्टिव लेखक शैलाभ रावत की लिखी तीन...

While we still debate the details of Anarkali’s story as being fact or fiction, there is no doubt she is perhaps the most interesting character in Bollywood’s history. Moupia Basu’s retelling of the cult-classic has versions of Akbar, Salim, and Anarkali, but mostly focuses on why Anarkali did what she did. She...

This is an excerpt from Sunil Gangopadhyay’s Blood translated by Debali Mookerjea-Leonard published by Juggernaut in 2020. Sunil Gangopadhyay is one of Bengal’s best-loved and most acclaimed writers. He won the Sahitya Akademi Award for his novel Those Days. He died in 2012. The translator Debali Mookerjea-Leonard...

Key takeaways from Neharika Gupta’s #ReadInstead Lit Fest Writing Workshop on how to write a Millennial Story. Neharika Gupta is the author of Adulting. Here are some key takeaways from her writing workshop: Crafting a millennial character The millennials and Gen Z of the 21st century must relate with the...

While we try to figure new things to do everyday, why not try indulging in a romantic story? Here is a list of romantic stories that will keep you feeling dreamy and filled with hope, for we can all do with some cheering up and love in these strange times. After all, a little bit of romance never hurt anyone! You can...

This is a stressful time for all of us and more so for our kids! With the schools being shut, no playgrounds to go to and no playdates, kids are finding it hard to stay indoors. We have opened our e-library for everyone free of charge. This list of inspiring fun books might help you find that perfect book for your kid...

Love the spooky and scary? Halloween is the perfect time to indulge yourself. If you can’t go trick-or-treating, why miss out? We’ve got the perfect reads to add spice to your night! Sit back, turn the page and let spookiness take over. The Woman in the Car by Mayur Didolkar While parking her car in the...