This cover image released by Penguin Books shows 'The Brink of Being: Talking About Miscarriage,' by Julia Bueno. (Penguin Books via AP)

Book review: Julia Bueno writes about miscarriage in Brink of Being

Miscarriage was historically an overlooked experience, but a new book hopes to bring it to the forefront of our cultural discussions.

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: The Journey behind-the-scenes to release in November

Harry Potter fans can now get unparalleled access to the wizarding world with photography, interviews, never-before-seen sketches, notes, candid backstage photos and unprecedented trivia.

Firefighters trying to put out the fire at the studio

Japan anime studio set on fire—30 employees suspected dead

Anime fans are responding with #PrayForKyoani on social media

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Camilleri, the author of Montalbano detective series, dies at 93

His death comes after a month after the long-ailing Camilleri was hospitalized with heart problems and complications from a broken thigh bone.

Ben Okri

The walk of life: Nigerian Booker-winner Ben Okri on poetry, his mother’s stories, and a new novel

Booker Prize winner Ben Okri from Nigeria chats about poetry, his mother’s stories, and a new novel that’s already being hailed as the year’s finest.

Vikram Paralkar

On a fever pitch: Vikram Paralkar compiles ‘imagined, surreal diseases’ in The Afflictions

A book of ‘imagined, surreal diseases’ in Renaissance-era Europe sits at the heart of Vikram Paralkar’s The Afflictions.

Neel Patel

If You See Me, Don’t Say Hi: Neel Patel on short stories and hyphenated identities

LA-based writer Neel Patel says his new collection of short stories emerged from a need for visibility.

Andre Aciman at JLF 2019

A summer romance: Talking about first love, desire and sexuality with Andre Aciman

André Aciman’s upcoming follow-up to his 2007 novel, Call Me by Your Name, is among the biggest talking points in the literary world this year.

A book about Frida Kahlo

Tara Books and Creatif collaborate on a week-long pop-up of art books in Hyderabad

Tara Books is an independent publishing house started in 1994 by Gita Wolf.

Barun Chanda

Barun Chanda's latest novel Murder in the Monastery is a gripping crime thriller

Set in Sikkim, Barun Chanda’s Murder in the Monastery, will take you on a thrilling plot of crime and mystery

US Sen. Jeff Merkley (Joel Martinez/The Monitor via AP)

America Is Better Than This: Senator Jeff Merkley's book on refugees to be published in August

A book by Sen. Jeff Merkley on the treatment of refugees at the Texas border is coming out next month.

All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). (File Photo: IANS)

5% duty on imported books: Worried Indian publishers, booksellers to meet HRD officials

Upset over the five per cent customs duty proposed on imported books, an association of Indian publishers and booksellers is planning to meet government officials to highlight their problem areas.

The cover of the book and author Sonia Bahl

Author Sonia Bahl on her latest book, A Year Of Wednesdays, a story about two strangers who meet on a flight

The author also talks about living in different countries and how she writes while managing time between her family and golden retriever  

Lock The Box

Book lovers in Bengaluru, don’t miss Bookchor’s Lock the Box event

This unique event allows you to buy all the books you can carry in a box