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  • The Lost Letter by Jillian Cantor: Review

    Title: The Lost Letter Author: Jillian Cantor Publisher: Riverhead Books Pages: 316; Price: Rs 1100 As I reached the end of this book, I realised somewhere along the way I had forgotten that it was inspired for true events, but ultimately a work of fiction. But it couldn’t be I told myself, it was so…

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  • Eve Out of Her Ruins- Review

    Title: Eve Out of Her Ruins Author: Ananda Devi Publisher: Speaking Tiger Pages: 174; Price: Rs 299 This was not an easy book to read. It made me uncomfortable because it questioned my picture-perfect idea of Mauritius. Suddenly the clean, pristine waters and the happy, glowing vibes gave way to a seething underbelly of turbulence…

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