Dreyer’s English – An Excerpt

As Random House’s copy chief, Benjamin Dreyer has upheld the standards of the legendary publisher for more than two decades. He is beloved by authors and editors alike—not to mention his followers on social media—for deconstructing the English language with playful erudition. As authoritative as it is amusing, Dreyer’s English offers lessons on punctuation, from the underloved…

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Five cases that you will never forget from Arita Sarkar’s Kidnapped

In 2016, approximately ten people were abducted every hour in India. Of them, six were children. Kidnapped by Arita Sarkar brings to life investigations by the police, eyewitness accounts and the perspectives of the accused, recreating each case in painstaking detail. Some of the victims you read about will never come home, but their stories will stay…

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Books to remind you #LoveIsLove, always

September 6, 2019 marks the first anniversary of historic judgement of the Supreme Court of India, decriminalizing homosexuality.  As we celebrate this day of love, we leave you with a bookshelf that will keep you celebrating pride throughout the year The Carpet Weaver by Nemat Sadat Described as ‘The Kite Runner’ meets ‘Brokeback Mountain’, Nemat Sadat’s…

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