The Tiger of Mysore is dead. Within months, Henrietta Clive, wife of Madras governor Edward Clive, travels to Seringapatnam to see what is left of Tipu’s world. South Word carries an excerpt from Birds of Passage: Travels in South India, 1798 – 1801 by Henrietta Clive.
Talking Cub, the Children’s Imprint of Speaking Tiger, was launched at the New Delhi World Book Fair 2018 on Sunday, 7 January 2018.
The launch was followed by a conversation between Talking Cub authors Prerna Singh Bindra, Vandana Bist, Ranjit Lal and Subhadra Sen Gupta. The discussion was moderated by Sudeshna Shome Ghosh, Publisher, Talking Cub. Click here to view album.
Speaking Tiger at the New Delhi World Book Fair 2018. Click here to view album.
‘Four months after ban, Jharkhand finds nothing objectionable in Hansda Shekhar’s book on Adivasis.’ Click here to read the full article.
‘How Speaking Tiger is successfully reclaiming the business of printed books in an age dominated by digital.’ Article published in Fortune India Magazine, December 2017. Click here to read the article.
We are pleased to announce that Speaking Tiger author Easterine Kire has won the The Tata Literature Live! Book of the Year Award in the fiction category, for her book, Son of the Thundercloud.
Click here to for the video of Easterine Kire’s acceptance speech.
Easterine Kire’s Son of the Thundercloud and Sujit Saraf’s Harilal and Sons have been shortlisted for The Tata Literature Live! Book of the Year Award (Fiction). Click here to know more.
‘One must exercise the imagination to remember that a century ago this was a place of solitude, filled with the call of crickets and murmuring pines, and that a spy once lived here. He was a spy who had fallen in love with the land of his mission and remained its lifelong lover.’ Scroll carries an excerpt from Journey to Lhasa: The Diary of a Spy by Sarat Chandra Das.
Lone Fox Dancing, Ruskin Bond’s bestselling autobiography wins the 2017 Atta Galatta-Bangalore Literature Festival Prize for Best Non-Fiction (English). Click here to know more.
Book launch of ‘Upcountry Tales: Once Upon a Time in the Heart of India’ by Mark Tully. The book was launched on Wednesday, 11 October 2017 at India International Centre, New Delhi. The author was in conversation with Ira Pande, author and columnist. Sunit Tandon, theatre personality, did a dramatized reading from the book. Click here to view album.