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The Lowland ~ Jhumpa Lahiri

By on October 6, 2013

One of my favorite authors has come out with her fourth oeuvre. Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Lowland was released last month and the literary world has been abuzz with Ms…


Reading List 2013

By on March 3, 2013

Regrettably, I have waited until the third month in the year to share my 2013 reading, happily, it is quite a colorful list which I am quite pleased with….


The Glorious Beauty of the Sahel

By on May 15, 2008

I had a wonderful time reading Africa’s Ragged Edge – Journey into the Sahel the cover story for the April 2008 edition of the National Geographic magazine. I have…


A Life in Books

By on August 23, 2007

The news magazine – Newsweek – has a weekly feature called – A Life in Books – which invites a guest from the literary world (or elsewhere) to say…


The Key to the Whole Wide World

By on May 15, 2007

One of my favorite things to do is – sit down and read a good book. I have been reading for as long as I can remember and it…