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The Ellie Mcdoole Diaries
The Ellie Mcdoole DiariesThe Ellie McDoodle Diaries: Ellie for President, by Ruth McNally Barshaw, is the sixth book   read more>>
Kashmir in 13 takes
Kashmir in 13 takesAt the time of writing this review, the valley of Kashmir remains mired in the   read more>>
Beauty amidst pain, hope amidst despair
At the beginning of Nadeem Aslam's new novel, someone reveals   read more>>
The best books you may have missed
(From previous issue) Anita Sethi (critic) The power of music   read more>>
Great Moments in 'Shithole' Literature
Great Moments in 'Shithole' LiteratureWhat more can be said about Donald Trump's reported remark about "shithole countries"? Media outlets   read more>>
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and his ideals still deeply relevant
During every English calendar year during the 23rd day of   read more>>
Crowdfunded small-press prize announces inaugural shortlist
A prize designed to reward "brave, bold and brilliant" literature   read more>>
Storied books
In 1785, Thomas Daniell, 36, and his nephew William Daniell,   read more>>