Reading Space

Pan Macmillan India introduces Reading Space on Tuesdays; it's a virtual meeting between authors and their readers 

Reading Space kicks off from April 7, at 11.30 am on Pan Macmillan India's pages on social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter and Facebook

JK Rowling (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

JK Rowling launches online 'Harry Potter At Home' initiative for housebound families 

JK Rowling is hoping a dash of Harry Potter will help families confined to their homes during the coronavirus pandemic.

Threa Almontaser (Jawaher Ali/Threa Almontaser/Courtesy of Academy of American Poets via AP)

Yemeni-American poet Threa Almontaser wins Walt Whitman award for best first book

Yemeni-American poet Threa Almontaser has won the Walt Whitman Award for best first book.

Always wanted to be a writer? Use the lockdown period to make your dream come true with #writeyourheartout

Notion Press started this initiative with an aim to help people cope with the distressing, self-quarantine period

HarperCollins at an earlier edition BookExpo America (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Simon & Schuster, HarperCollins and Penguin Random House pull out of BookExpo America

Three of the top five publishers in the US will not be attending BookExpo, the industry's national convention.

Albert Uderzo (AP Photo/Joerg Sarbach, File)

Albert Uderzo, co-creator of French hero Asterix, passes away in his sleep at age 92

Albert Uderzo, one of the two creators of the beloved comic book character Asterix, who captured the spirit of the Gauls of yore and grew a reputation worldwide, died on Tuesday. He was 92.

Ruchika Tomar

Ruchika Tomar wins PEN/Hemingway Award for debut novel, A Prayer for Travelers 

Ruchika Tomar's A Prayer for Travelers has won the PEN/Hemingway Award for best debut novel.

The Beginning by Arunabh Kumar

Author Arunabh Kumar pays tribute to the late Wendell Rodricks' environmental work through a comic book 

Arunabh Kumar along with Lianne Taxeira Singh pays a tribute to the feted designer's crusade against destruction of nature and heritage 


Author Amish Tripathi announces divorce with wife Preeti, says 'son will remain primary concern'

While the divorce decree was passed by the court in February, author Amish Tripathi has now made an official statement on Twitter.

Apropos of Nothing, an autobiography by Woody Allen (Grand Central Publishing via AP/AP Photo)

Hachette cancels plans to release Woody Allen memoir, dozens of employees stage a walkout

Woody Allen’s publisher has decided to cancel the planned release of his memoir Apropos of Nothing.

If We Were Giants by Dave Matthews (Disney-Hyperion/AP)

Dave Matthews was inspired by his daughters to pen debut novel on women's empowerment

For his debut novel, musician Dave Matthews says he found inspiration close to home.

Esha Deol (Photo: Ravi Shankar Vyas/IANS)

'I'm the first author in our family': Esha Deol Takhtani super excited about her new book, Amma Mia!

Actress-turned-author Esha Deol Takhtani is super excited about her first book Amma Mia!, which narrates her experiences as a mother.

Namita Gokhale

On a train to Jaipur junction: Namita Gokhale offers an enjoyable celebration of old-fashioned storytelling

JLF co-founder Namita Gokhale’s new book is far from a festival diary, and rather, a celebration of the pleasures of writing.

Kunal Basu

Back to the war zone: Kunal Basu's new book links a human aspect in tragedies across the world

Author Kunal Basu speaks about tragedies across the world being connected, and his attempt to address the human aspect in The Endgame.