A new perspective
Kadammanitta has influenced the Malayali psyche with his life and writings. The richness in his writings have never been analysed from a women’s point of view. The author looks at the feminine figures in his poems, such as Shantha, Kurathi, Devi and Kaali.
Kadammanitta Kavithakal – Oru Sthree Paksha Vaayana, Bettymol Mathew, Rs. 110
Compilation of articles by one of the greatest actors of Indian cinema, the late Sukumari. The past and present of Malayalam cinema and interesting instances from her personal and professional life have been covered.
Sukumari – Ormmakalude Vellithira, compiled by M.S. Dileep, Rs. 125
Cream of the lot
The book introduces noted writers of English literature and analyses their literary contributions. A reference guide for teachers and students.
Aangalasahitya Naayakanmaar, K.M. Chandrasarma, Rs. 250
Power of her pen
Revisiting the works of one of the most outspoken feminist writers whose literary career was cut short on account of personal reasons.
K. Saraswathiyammayude Kathakal Sampoornam, K. Saraswathiyamma, Rs. 450
Guide to learn
Malayalam-English dictionary for children, based on words in text books up to class four. The meanings are given through excerpts from various poems as well. Illustrations are by K.R. Raji.
Chithrashabda-thaaravali, Sreekandeswaram G. Padmanabha Pillai, Rs. 195
For copies: DC Books
Poems based on Kanayi Kunhiraman’s sculpture, Jalakanyaka, on Shanghumughom beach in Thiruvananthapuram.
Jalakanyaka, Suja Krishna, Rs. 50
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