Venus Jones, Rajiv Mohabir and Annie Finch

Themes such as race, climate change, and women's bodies will be explored at the fifth edition of Bengaluru Poetry Festival

Featured poets include the award-winning American feminist poet Annie Finch, Wellington-based Gregory Kan, Swiss performance poet Roland Jurczok and California-based Venus Jones

Avani Doshi

Indian-origin author Avni Doshi's Burnt Sugar in 2020 Booker Prize longlist

The list was chosen from 162 novels published in the UK or Ireland between October 1, 2019, and September 30, 2020.

The Pandemic Century by Mark Honigsbaum

Mark Honigsbaum's The Pandemic Century chronicles 10 deadly outbreaks in the last 100 years

This book released by Penguin combines science history, medical sociology and thrilling frontline reportage

Pandit Ravi Shankar

The Life and Music of Ravi Shankar by Oliver Craske investigates Shankar's childhood traumas

In this biography of the music legend, published to coincide with the centenary of his birth, Craske investigates the role Shankar's role in the revival of Indian classical music in his homeland

The Colour Book by Sophie Benini Pietromarchi

Tara Books presents Travelling Titles, in association with InKo Centre

The online interaction will start with The Colour Book by Sophie Benini Pietromarchi

Shilpa Shetty Kundra

From antiviral foods to healing yoga, The Magic Immunity Pill: Lifestyle by Shilpa Shetty Kundra & Luke Coutinho is exactly what we need right now

Expect detox brews, movement as medicine and alternative modalities to wellness like music and the impact of prayer on a genetic level

If It Bleeds by Stephen King

'If it bleeds, it leads': In Stephen King's new book, expect humour, horror and breathtaking suspense

The latest offering from Stephen King is a collection of four uniquely wonderful long stories, including a stand-alone sequel to the No. 1 bestseller, The Outsider.

Arjun Rajendran is the man behind TQT

Calling all Indian English poets: The Quarantine Train is picking up steam

This online initiative aims to build a community of Indian English poets

Susan Abulhawa (Photo: IANS)

Against The Loveless World: A powerful story from Palestinian-American author Susan Abulhawa

Palestinian American writer and activist Susan Abulhawa has come out with a powerful, furious, beautiful book on adulthood, power, persecution, violation, survival and resistance.

Kevin Missal

Author Kevin Missal's second book, Hiranyakashyap, set for July 15 release

His second Book finds out whether Hiranyakashyap will be able to defeat Indra or not

George RR Martin (Photo by Henry Söderlund)

George RR Martin makes steady progress on The Winds of Winter, says 'it will be a huge book'

Author George RR Martin says he is making "steady progress" in writing The Winds of Winter, the long-pending penultimate instalment of his A Song of Ice and Fire saga.

William Dalrymple

William Dalrymple's bestseller 'The Anarchy' to be adapted into TV series

Producer Siddharth Roy Kapur has acquired rights to William Dalrymple's historical bestseller, "The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise Of The East India Company", to adapt it into a global series.
 

Perumal Murugan (Pic: Internet / Archives)

Rising Heat, English translation of Perumal Murugan's debut Tamil novel, Eru Veyyil, all set to hit stands on July 6

Tamil writer Perumal Murugan's debut novel, Eru Veyyil (1991) is set to be translated in English, publishers Penguin Random House India announced on Friday.

Antiracist Baby by Ibram X Kendi with illustrations by Ashley Lukashevsky (Kokila via AP)

Ibram X Kendi's Antiracist Baby, a bestseller since George Floyd's death, set to get a picture book edition

A picture book edition of Ibram X Kendi's Antiracist Baby, one of the country's top-selling books since the death last month of George Floyd, is coming out July 14.