22 October, 2020

On The Racks

On The Racks

Jubilee Kumar | Hachette

Seema Sonik Alimchand

This intimate biography of Bollywood actor Rajendra Kumar features first-person acc­ounts, photos and anecdotes that make for an engaging narrative. From growing up in an affluent family in present-day Pakistan to hardships after Partition and Kumar’s struggles in Bombay before he got a break as an assistant director, the author chronicles his life both on-screen and off it.

For A Moment Of Taste | HarperCollins

Poorva Joshipura

The world now eats seven times the meat it consumed in 1950—about 77 billion land animals and trillions of fish. The author, a senior member of PETA, passionately argues against the production and consumption of...



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