Search Results: "Anuradha Ananth"


BOOK REVIEW

RANGOLI by Anuradha Ananth
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2011

"The passing on of a traditional art from grandparent to grandchild is a worthy topic, but this short book provides too quick a glimpse of India and no real story development. (Picture book. 3-5)"
What happens when a young city girl wakes up early in her grandma's village? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE FOLDED EARTH by Anuradha Roy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 24, 2012

"Despite an occasional sense of drift, this understated, finely observed book expresses a haunting vision. A writer to watch."
Gentle comedy, bitter tragedy and grief intertwine in an affectionately delineated portrait of an Indian hill community. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SLEEPING ON JUPITER by Anuradha Roy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"Though this is far from a perfect novel, there's enough spark in the first-person narration to make it worthwhile."
A holiday destination for devout Hindus is not as holy as it claims to be in this Man Booker Prize-longlisted novel. Read full book review >