Translator Priya K Nair talks about working on the Malayalam memoir of late forensic surgeon Dr B Umadathan

Titled Dead Men Tell Tales: The Memoirs of a Police Surgeon the book looks at some of Kerala's most high profile murders

Our Woman in Moscow, Seven Days in June and other books to get your hands on this week

Our pick of historical fiction, mystery and romance novels that are trending at the moment

Kubbra Sait

Pride month: Actor Kubbra Sait feels the LGBTQIA community deserves our unanimous support

Kubbra Sait hosts and curates an interesting Q&A session with prominent members of the community 

The Other Black Girl, House of Sticks and other books to read this week

Read about the experience of a Vietnamese immigrant, promient African American woman who hid her true identity to be accepted and a lot more

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Shaheen Chishti’s The Granddaughter Project recounts major events in history through women

The grandmothers in the story embody the collective who endured the same horrors.

7 Lessons from Everest

With 7 Lessons from Everest, Aditya Gupta plans to raise money for CRY

The book is about lessons from Mt. Everest as applicable to everyday life and business

Dr Anupriya Goel

Interview: Dr Anupriya Goel’s book, How To Get Glass Skin, has remedies for all your skin woes

Published by Penguin India, How To Get Glass Skin will hit the stands on June 7

Brad Pitt with Angelina Jolie

Actor Brad Pitt wins joint custody of his children with ex-wife Angelina Jolie

Angelina was reportedly not happy with the verdict since custody had been given to a person with a history of domestic violence

Arbind Bhatia

Author Arbind Bhatia on his debut novel 'Marriage in the Time of Corona'

This finance professional turned first-time novelist, recently released his first literary work

Acharya Prashant

Acharya Prashant’s Karma: Why Everything You Know About It Is Wrong is life-changing

There is a series of books planned after this with the best of publishers in the world

Poster of TNIE's Summer Stories Contest

Become an author with TNIE's Summer Stories Contest

Do you have a story to tell? The New Indian Express invites entries from budding authors who want to get their work out there

The Cricketer's ex-wife by Amrita Nair

Amrita Nair’s The Cricketer’s Ex-Wife is about making the most of the second chance 

A breezy read, The Cricketer’s Ex-wife is about second chances in life

The author took to her social media handles to share the news (Photo courtesy: Taslima Nasrin)

Taslima Nasrin tests positive for Covid-19, in spite of not having stepped out for a year

The author took to her social media handles to share the news

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Debut author Naveen Kundra’s Nightwatchman Pvt Ltd is a fast-paced read

Nightwatchman is also an understated and somewhat nuanced satire on the government's functioning