Candid conversations

Memoirs of medical practitioner and author Punathil Kunhabdulla, as told to Thaha Madayi. Illustrations add to the flavour of the book that is peppered with humour, interesting incidents and experiences.

Punathilinte Badal Jeevitham, Punathil Kunhabdulla and Thaha Madayi, Rs. 95

Telling tales

A compilation of stories by Unni R. Twenty-six stories in the collection present a different take on life and society.

Kathakal Unni R., Unni R., Rs. 110

Inspiring a generation

The author chronicles the milestones and the heroes of the Indian freedom struggle in the form of a story to help children understand the Indian struggle for Independence. Simple language and a captivating narrative make this an interesting book for those who want to know more about the freedom struggle.

Naam Changala Potticha Katha, K.Thayat, Rs. 225

Know the birds

Birds were the best friends of this young writer, who was confined to her house on account of her illness. However, her parents would carry her to the woods to watch her feathered friends. The information she collected about the birds have been included in the book that was published after her demise at the age of 20 early this year.

Changathipparavakal, Devika P.S., Rs. 70

For copies: DC Books

Remembering a master

The book unveils the life and art of sculptor Varikkasseri Krishnan Namboothirippad.

Srishtiyum Vsrishtiyum, S. Rajendu, Rs. 90

Classics revisited

A compilation of 50 articles that were published in the column Long Shots, in the Mathrubhumi. It introduces classic films to readers. The list includes films such as Perfume, Blindness, Breath, Getting Home, City of God, The Reader, Khamosh Pani, and Parzania.

Kazhchayude Bhoopadam, T.Suresh Babu, Rs. 150

For copies: Mathrubhumi Books

A tribute

Life sketch of legendary dancer Guru Gopalakrishnan along with photographs of his memorable performances. The biography includes his contributions to dance, along with his wife, Kusumam, and his role as a teacher.

Nadanam Thanne Jeevitham, Sebastian, Rs. 80

Words of wisdom

Compilation of 45 lectures by Lord Buddha.

Buddha Vachanamritham,

R.N.Pillai, Rs. 220

For copies: Current Books

Keywords: Malayalam books

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