Monthly Archives: October 2009


We now have a dog, named Babulal, at present three and a half months old. He was rescued from behind Presidency College canteen by Suchorita Sen, who couldn’t keep him because she already has a dog who wasn’t amused. We … Continue reading

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Generation 14

Priya Sarukkai Chabria, Generation 14, Zubaan Penguin, Rs 295, paperback, ISBN 81-89884-06-9 I’ve been meaning to review this book for a while, not least because it claims (with justice) to be the first full-fledged sci fi novel published in India … Continue reading

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If It Is Sweet

Mridula Koshy, If It Is Sweet, Tranquebar, Rs 295, paperback ISBN 978-93-80032-12-2 Reviews have been few and far between recently, because of work and health problems, but I absolutely had to review this book before Mridula Koshy visits Calcutta on … Continue reading

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