Books Of India Blog

New Releases From Juggernaut Books Q1 2021

Posted by Ray McLennan


2021 has already been an exciting year of new releases from Juggernaut Books – one of India’s leading independent English-language publishing houses. Here are our pick of four new publications from January & February 2021. Included here are a practical book on everyday health and well-being, an important compilation of essays on freedom, a nail-biting […]

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‘My First Book of Bible Stories’ – Available now from Om Books International

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My First Book of Bible Stories (ISBN: 9789386316172, £9.99) is the latest in Om Books International’s My First Book… Series, aimed at an early years leadership. This short, beautifully illustrated book, retells some of the Bible’s most endearing and popular stories to make them accessible and enjoyable for preschool children. Whether browsing the book themselves, […]

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‘Tagore – The World Voyager’ – Rabindranath Tagore

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Tagore – The World Voyager Author: Rabindranath Tagore Publisher: Penguin India ISBN: 9780143453437 / 0143453432 Date: 26 April 2021 No. of Pages: 128 Genre: Poetry Price: £7.99 / $12.95 For long considered untranslatable, Tagore’s songs express most profoundly his romantic and religious perceptions. Prof. Bose aims to convey the artistic value of Tagore’s songs beyond the limits […]

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‘Tatalog – Eight Modern Stories from a Timeless Institution’ by Harish Bhat

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Tatalog – Eight Modern Stories from a Timeless Institution Author: Harish Bhat Publisher: Penguin India ISBN: 9780143423348 / 0143423347 Date: 26th May 2021 No. of Pages: 224 Genre: Business Strategy Price: £15.99 / $25.50 From steel to beverages and from supercomputers to automobiles, TATA companies have broken new ground and set new standards of excellence over the […]

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Literary Review Issue 498

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Literary Review Issue 498 Author: Nanacy Sladek/Various Authors Publisher: Literary Review ISBN: 9770144436096 Date: July 2021 Price: £4.50

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‘Escape To Nowhere’ by Amar Bhusan

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Escape To Nowhere Author: Amar Bhusan Publisher: Konark Publishers ISBN: 9789322008208 Date: July 2021 No. of Pages: 52 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Price: £15.99 / $26.50 A whistleblower nervously drops in to share his suspicion about a senior colleague’s involvement in espionage with Jeevnathan, head of the security division of the Agency, India’s External Intelligence Service. An inquiry […]

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Six New Releases From Niyogi Books

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BANARAS Of Gods, Humans and Stories. Author: Nilosree Biswas & Irfan Nabi Publisher: Niyogi Books ISBN: 978-93-89136-77-7 Date: July 2021 No. of Pages: 240 Genre: Travel/Culture/Religion Price: £52.50 A cascading effect of events unravels in Banaras: on its ghats and in its lanes. Myriad lanes emerge like an umbilical cord out of the ghats to the womb […]

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‘Textbook of Medical Parasitology’ by Sumeeta Khurana & Abhishek Mewara

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Textbook of Medical Parasitology Author: Sumeeta Khurana / Abhishek Mewara Publisher: Universities Press ISBN: 978-93-89211-894 Date: July 2021 No. of Pages: 384 Genre: Medical Sciences Price: £22.50/$36.99 The Textbook of Medical Parasitology is a handy guide for workers in the field and is aimed at equipping them with the specialised skills, scientific information and research tools that […]

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‘People’s Linguistic Survey of India: The Languages of Chhattisgarh, Volume 7, Part II’ by G. N. Devy & Madhu Singh

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People’s Linguistic Survey of India: The Languages of Chhattisgarh, Volume 7, Part II Chief Editor: G. N. Devy Volume Editor: Madhu Singh Publisher: Orient BlackSwan ISBN: 978-93-5442-079-5 Date: 29/06/21 No. of Pages: 256 Genre: Linguistics Price: £45.99/$73.50 The Languages of Chhattisgarh (volume seven, part two) of the People’s Linguistic Survey of India discusses the Non-Scheduled languages spoken […]

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‘Introduction To Sanskrit (Part One)’ by Thomas Egenes

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Introduction To Sanskrit (Part One) Author: Thomas Egenes Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass International ISBN: 978-93-9069-604-8 (HB), 978-81-9493-026-6 (PB) Date: 2021 (First Revised Edition) No. of Pages: 386 (HB), 408 (PB) Genre: Language Price: £36.99 (HB), £28.99 (PB) The most important investment for any beginning Sanskrit student is a copy of Thomas Egene’s excellent Introduction to Sanskrit. This is a […]

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