Tilottama at a Glance | Book Review

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 4 Min Read Before its chapters begin, the book opens with a quote by Pradeep Sarkar, director of the much-loved Hindi film Parineeta, which was…

Book Review – Pyre | Perumal Murugan

Written by: Siddhartha Krishnan . 3 Min Read In Poonachi, it was a one-day old black goat, and in Pyre, it is the feeble and gullible Saroja. After I was…

Book Review | Sapiens: A Graphic History | Yuval Noah Harari

Written by: Siddhartha Krishnan : 3 Min Read If we ask the right questions, the chances of getting the required answers go up significantly. This is true for all human…

Book Review – The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

Written by: Siddhartha Krishnan . 3 Min Read The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy, felt like a warm hug on a cold winter night.…

Book Review – The Nameless God | Savie Karnel

Written by: Siddhartha Krishnan . 3 Min Read A lot can go wrong when writing a book that takes on a difficult subject like religious polarization and introduces the same…

Book Review – The Star Outside My Window | Onjali Q. Rauf

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 3 Min Read Reading middle-grade fiction as an adult is a lot of fun. Even if the narrative is dark, there is an underlying innocence…

Siddhartha – Hermann Hesse | Book Review

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 5 Min Read First published in 1922 (in German), Nobel prize winning author Hermann Hesse’s ninth novel Siddhartha is a book that has stood the…

Book Review – Poonachi Or The Story Of A Black Goat | Perumal Murugan

Written by Siddhartha Krishnan . 4 Min Read Over the last ten days, every evening when I stared at the cover of this book, a feeble looking goat stared back…