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A Short Second Life of Bree Tanner: Stephenie Meyer, Rs. 595

Fans of The Twilight Saga will be enthralled by this riveting story of Bree Tanner – a character first introduced in Eclipse, and the darker side of the newborn vampire world she inhabits.

Seasons of Flight: Manjushree Thapa, Rs. 399

Lyrical and haunting, and also deeply political, this new novel by the author confirms her reputation as one of the most original and distinctive literary voices from South Asia.

This Bleeding City: Alex Preston, Rs. 450

A withering study of the years of excess and a timely reminder of how good people end up doing terrible things.

Deliver Us from Evil: David Baldacci, Rs. 433

Hitchcockian in its intimate build-up of suspense and filled with the kind of breathtaking turns and remarkable characters that are Baldacci's hallmark, this is a gripping thriller.

The Pregnant Widow: Martin Amis, Rs. 599

Replete with ambitious aphorisms, the story sways between brilliance and extraordinary silliness.

Non-fiction

An Intellectual History for India: Ed: Shruti Kapila, Rs. 495

Addresses the power of ideas in the making of Indian political modernity.

Wanted Cultural Ladies Only! Female Stardom and Cinema in India, 1930s-1950s: Neepa Mazumdar, Rs. 695

Maps out the early culture of stardom in Indian cinema. Added Value: The Life Stories of Indian Business Leaders: Pete Church, Rs. 595

Combines advice with remarkable and candid inside stories of 30 Indian business leaders.

After Conversion: Cultural Histories of Modern India: Saurabh Dube, Rs. 325

Imaginatively addresses issues of modernity and its margins based upon an interplay between a variety of Western and non-Western perspectives.

Memories of a Rolling Stone: Vina Mazumdar, Rs. 325

This endearing, witty and self-deprecating memoir documents the life of one of the leading feminists of the contemporary Indian women's movement.

Source: D C Books

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