Buy NameSake, for GodSake

Jhumpa Lahiri, who became a major icon at NRI is getting rave reviews for her new book, The NameSake. Here is what the New York Times had to say about the book. Jhumpa Lahiri’s quietly dazzling new novel, “The Namesake,” is that rare thing: an intimate, closely observed family portrait that effortlessly and discreetly unfolds … Continue reading Buy NameSake, for GodSake

Dilbar Dilbert

Outsourcing is not fun, though DIlbert is making it seem so. Jokes apart, the ongoing backlash in the US against job losses to Indian techies has found a place even in the famous cartoon strip Dilbert . In a new series starting September 15, cartoonist Scott Adams’ cult strip goes on to take a dig … Continue reading Dilbar Dilbert

Brick Lane, the movie?

We knew it was only a matter of time! Monica Ali, bookies’ favorite for winning the Booker Prize this year, is now being chased by the evil Hollywood types with mega-million dollar offers, reports the Independent of UK. Her bittersweet debut novel, Brick Lane, is the object of a fierce bidding war between rival film-makers … Continue reading Brick Lane, the movie?