New treatment

A compilation of short stories that traverse through unexplored and untold terrain. Author K.R. Meera terms them “genuine new generation stories in Malayalam literature,” in her foreword.

Kappithaal, Biju C.P., Rs. 70

Great thoughts

The Vayalar Award winning work of 2012, the book is a collection of poems by the great Akkitham. His poems stand out for variety in themes and treatment.

Anthimahakaalam, Akkitham, Rs. 75

For copies: Mathrubhumi Books

Travel tales

The author brings together her travel experiences across India between 2006 and 2008. The journeys, which covered cities and historical places by the banks of the Ganges, and those to Kolkata, Saranath, Khajuraho, Kurukshetra, Amritsar and the like are captured in lucid prose.

Himalayo Nama Nagadhiraja – Kazhchakalute Utharaayanam, M. Swarnalatha, Rs. 140

Chundikkan’s world

The story of Chundikkan, the magician from Athipotta in Palakkad district, written in the dialect and language of Palakkad.

Chundikkante Mahendrajalangal, A.V.Gopalakrishnan, Rs. 50

For copies: DC Books

Bitter truth

Twenty-four poems present a captivating picture of the changes that have swept across present-day society.

Kaipuneer, Ahammed Khan, Rs. 60

For copies: Prabhath Book House

Laugh, laugh

Funny folk tales from various countries.

Katha, Katha, Chirikkatha, G.S.Unnikrishnan Nair, Rs. 80

For copies: alfa one Publishers, Kannur

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