The Lover

Who is a Lover? The one who knelt down and proposed. The one who hugged and kissed. The one who lifted and raised. The one who held and stayed! Who is a Lover? The one who started eating, what you ate. The one who started drinking, what you drank. The one who started talking, like …

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A Teacher

Fold your hands and thank the teacher who made you learn the alphabets. Fold your hands and thank the teacher who made your learn to count. Fold your hands and thank the teacher who made you recognise the sounds. Fold your hands and thank the teacher who made you speak in public. Fold your hands …

The Little Book of Life

Author: Ruskin Bond Publisher: Rupa Publications Year of Publication: 2012 Ruskin Bond is a phenomenal writer who focuses on themes of love, friendship, nostalgia, hope and life in almost all his works. The language he uses is usually very simple and the emotion is extremely touching. He is one author who is popular across all …

How To Be Human

Publisher: Penguin India Author: Manjeet Hirani Year of Publication: 2018 We all love pets in person or from a distance. There would be hardly anyone who wouldn't love these meek creatures. A pet in any form becomes a personal entity who is our confidant and support. How To Be Human is one such book where …

The Trees Told Me So

Publisher: Niyogi Books Author: Purva Grover Year of Publication: 2018 Some writings can emerge from just one element which becomes the link for connecting tales. The book The Trees Told Me So by Purva Grover is one such collection of stories whose narrative revolves around the natural element ie Tree. How does one ordinary element that …

Love and Life in Lucknow

Publisher: Niyogi Books Author: Mehru Jaffer Year of Publication: 2018 The first beautiful thing about this book is its judgement by its title and cover. I absolutely loved the grey scale picturesque depiction of the city which Lucknow is. The title has few keywords which make it the perfect title this book could have had —"love, …