Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes was an ardent believer in ghosts, fairies, and seances. In this article, Ankit attempts to explain why it not usual that a believer of spiritualism wrote one of the most logical and rational characters.Read More
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Nirbhay went from being a “I will never touch a Kindle” person to becoming a “I love my Kindle” person. In this essay, he discusses what it is about the Kindle that he loves so much.
The biographer chooses to tell some parts of the story and omit other parts. He also chooses the way in which the story is told. These decisions can heavily impact the “facts” of the story. In this feature, Deepika discusses how the bias of the biographer affects the book he is writing.
A Wrinkle In Time is considered a classic children’s novel. In this essay, Devanshi discusses why this book is overrated riddled with plot holes and lacking serious character development.
Favourite books indicate pivotal points in a reader’s journey. But the very first book which expands your mind – in the way only certain books can – plays a crucial role in shaping your reading life. In this essay, Parinita explores how the first book they fell in love influenced the reading of various readers.
When you connect over a book, it is as if you have been given a password to an underground party. In this essay, Phorum talks with other readers who have had conversations with strangers over the books they were reading.
While it is so much easier to buy a book from the comfort of our home, there are a few things that only a bookshop can offer. In this article, Parinita stresses on the importance of independent bookshops and speaks to several readers about what constitutes a good independent bookshop.
Indian fantasy fiction and sci-fi has come into its own in the recent past. More and more authors are beginning to write in this genre and readership is steadily increasing. The is a list of 10 Indian fantasy fiction and sci-fi books you must read.
Iran is rich in art, culture, and literature. Iranian Literature is amongst the oldest in the world and paints a raw and more detailed picture of the Iran many of us have not seen. This is a list of 12 of the most important works in Iranian literature which give you a glimpse of the real Iran.
Warren Buffet acquired most of his knowledge on investment from the books he read. He suggests that everyone should read 500 pages every day. Read these 7 books recommended by Buffett if you want to become a better investor.
In 2008, Harinder S. Sikka published a book, Calling Sehmat, the story of an Indian spy who married a Pakistani in order to collect vital information for her country. In 2018, the book was made into a movie, Raazi, starring Alia Bhatt. This article compares how successful the film adaptation is.
The Ethical Slut will make you rethink everything you think you know about monogamous relationships, make a convincing argument for exploring the other kinds of relationships that are out there and, should you choose to opt for them, provide a roadmap for navigating non-monogamous relationships.
We all chase success, and many books promise to show you the ‘path to success’ but rarely deliver. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck delivers, in the best possible way.