Search Results: "Umesh Shukla"


BOOK REVIEW

HARE AND TORTOISE by Aesop
by Aesop, adapted by Marmaduke Park, illustrated by Umesh Shukla, developed by Auryn Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 9, 2011

"Too quickly over, but an altogether engaging version of a classic bit of common literary currency. (iPad storybook app. 5-8)"
An arch 19th-century version of the fable, sans explicit moral, is paired to illustrations of silhouette figures flexed in lively ways by barred "Scanimation"-type screens. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MEATSPACE by Nikesh Shukla
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"Literary and well aware of it, Shukla's novel is a charming, sometimes-satirical take on the narratives we create about ourselves and those around us."
Doubles and dramatic stylistic shifts abound in this novel about a young writer's misadventures in romance, with his family, and on social media. Read full book review >