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Finding The Mother


H.H. Sage Valmiki’s Sundarakanda in English Verse: translated by Mahathi,
review by Leonard Dabydeen
 

Sat Maharaj: Hindu Civil Rights Leader of Trinidad and Tobago


By by Kumar Mahabir
review by Kamille Bachan
 

Finding The Mother


By H.H. Sage Valmiki’s Sundarakanda in English Verse: translated by Mahathi,
 

THE COEXISTENCE SUBSTANTIATES RELIGIOUS HUMANISM


By Muhammad Rizwan (Pakistan)
 

Bastard out of Carolina


By Dorothy Allison
 

Justin Trudeau turns his life into an open book


By Susan Delacourt
 

Gaiutra Bahadur, Coolie Woman: Odyssey of Indenture (USA: University of Chicago Press, 2014), pp. 274.


By Cyril Dabydeen/UOttawa
 

Rags to Riches Dream Comes True


By Ashwin Shingadia
 

Out of the Doubles Kitchen


By Badru Deen

Reviewe by Cyril Dabydeen
 

Karachi


By Laurent Gayer

Reviewe by Mira Sethi
 

Churchill and Empire


By Lawrence James

Reviewe by GEOFFREY WHEATCROFTAUG
 

The Triple Package: How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America


By Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld

Reviewe by John M. Ford
 

The Life of the Automobile


By Steven Parissien

Reviewed by JACLYN TROPAUG
 

MALTHUS: The Life and Legacies of an Untimely Prophet


By Robert J. Mayhew
284 pp. The Belknap Press/Harvard University Press. $29.95.

Reviewed by JUSTIN FOXAUG
 

Price of Fame


By By Sylvia Jukes Morris

Reviewed by MAUREEN DOWD
 

Invading the Sacred: An Analysis of Hinduism Studies in America


Editors - Krishnan Ramaswamy, Antonio de Nicolas and Aditi Banerjee

Publisher - Rupa; Pages - 545
 

Living History


By By Hillary Clinton

Reviewed by Stella Carrier
 

Second Wind


By Clyde Sanger

Review by Derek Ingram
 

Gandhi Before India


By Ramachandra Guha

Review by JYOTI THOTTAM
 

My Multi-Ethnic Friends & Other Stories


By Robert Sauv�

 

From the bushes to the centre of Canadian civil service and public life


By C. I. Petros

 

Many Avatars; One life.


By T.John Samuel, Friesen Press, Vancouver, Canada 2013
$2.99 (Amazon.com)

 

THE HINDUS: An Alternative History


By Wendy Doniger
Reviewed By :Pankaj Mishra
 

Shantaram


By Gregory David Roberts
Reviewed By :Goodreads
 

Live From Canada, It�s Alice Munro


By JOHN WILLIAMS
 

Promise Land


By Jessica Lamb-Shapiro
Reviewed By :MARY ELIZABETH WILLIAMS
 

The Myth of America�s Decline,


By Josef Joffe
Reviewed By :CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL
 

Knocking on Heaven�s Door


By Katy Butler
Reviewed By :ABRAHAM VERGHESE
 

DIRTY LOVE


By Andre Dubus III
Reviewed By :JEFF TURRENTINE
 

Floating City


By Sudhir Venkatesh
Reviewed By :ADAM HIGGINBOTHAM
 

Two Indias


By JYOTI THOTTAM
Reviewed By :Jean Dr�ze and Amartya Sen
 

Crossing the Bay of Bengal


By Sunil S. Amrith
Reviewed By :AKASH KAPUR
 

An Uncertain Glory


By Jean Dr�ze and Amartya Sen
Reviewed By :JYOTI THOTTAM
 

Childhood of Jesus


By J. M. Coetzee
Reviewed By :JOYCE CAROL OATES
 

Cell Phone Nation


By Robin Jeffrey
Reviewed By : Dhiraj Nayyar
 

Behind the Beautiful Forevers


By Katherine Boo
Reviewed By :PANKAJ MISHRA
 

Making Anew My Home


By Mathew Zachariah (Friesen Press, Victoria, BC, Canada, 2013) Pages: 226+xii
Reviewed By :Jesudas M. Athyal
 

Journalism with a gentle face


By V. Gangadhar
 

Behind the Beautiful Forevers


By Katherine Boo
Review by: PANKAJ MISHRA
 

Killing Kennedy


Bill O'Reilly,
Martin Dugard
 

A Thousand Pardons


by Jonathan Dee
Review by: KATHARINE NOEL
 

Up the Hill and Down the Valleys


by George Kurien
Review by: A. Kurian
 

Odds Against Tomorrow


306 pp. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $26.
By Nathaniel Rich
Review by: TEDDY WAYNE
 

Life After Life


529 pages. Regan Arthur Books. $27.99.
By Kate Atkinson
Review by: JANET MASLIN
 

SALT SUGAR FAT


By Michael Moss
446 pp. Random House. $28.
Review by: David Kamp
 

STICKS AND STONES


By Emily Bazelon
386 pp. Random House. $27.
Reviewed byNina Subin
 

Proof of Heaven


By Eben Alexander MD
Review by Cole Garner Hill
 

HOW LITERATURE SAVED MY LIFE


By David Shields
207 pp. Alfred A. Knopf. $25.95.
Review by MARK O�CONNELL
 

The Future


By Al Gore
558 pages. Random House. $30.
Review by MICHIKO KAKUTANI
 

MISS NEW INDIA


By Bharati Mukherjee
328 pp. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. $25.
Review by AKASH KAPUR
 

Magic Seeds


By VS Naipaul
Review by Ed Uyeshima
 

The Tragedy of Fidel Castro


Jo�o Cerqueira
An excerpt of the diaries of Fidel Castro
 

The Physics of Wall Street


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. $27.
By James Owen Weatherall
Review by FLOYD NORRIS
 

The Middlesteins


273 pp. Grand Central Publishing
By Jami Attenberg
Review by JULIE ORRINGER
 

Brain on Fire


By Susannah Cahalan
Review by MICHAEL GREENBERG
 

India's Economic Performance and Reforms


By Subramanian Swamy
Review by BIBEK DEBROY
 

Magnificence


By Lydia Millet
W. W. Norton & Company. $25.95.
Review by LISA ZEIDNER
 

THE RICHARD BURTON DIARIES


Edited by Chris Williams
Illustrated. 693 pp. Yale University Press. $35.
Review by JOHN SIMON
 

�Hell-Bent�


St. Martin�s Press. $25.99.\�
By Benjamin Lorr
Review by STEFANIE SYMAN
 

Book Dear Life Stories

319 pp. Alfred A. Knopf. $26.95
By Alice Munro
Review by CHARLES McGRATH

 

Global Indian Diaspora: GOPIO Making An Impact

By Sayantan Chakravarthy
Review by Dr. John Samuel