Day: December 8, 2018

#BooksForYou | The Tata Group: From Torchbearers to Trailblazers

Editor | Non-fiction With over 100 companies offering products and services across 150 countries, 700,000 employees contributing a revenue of US$100-billion, the Tata Group is India’s largest and most globalized business conglomerate. The Tata name is known for salt, software, cars, communications, housing and hospitality. How did they come so far? How did they groom

#BooksForYou | Do you Dare To Lead?

Editor | Non-fiction In her first New York Times bestsellers, Brene Brown taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong and brave the wilderness. Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers and culture shifters, she’s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and

Healed: In which Manisha Koirala shares how she conquered cancer

Editor | Non-fiction Healed is the powerful, moving and deeply personal story of actor Manisha Koirala’s battle against ovarian cancer. From her treatment in the US and the wonderful care provided by the oncologists there to how she rebuilt her life once she returned home, the book takes us on an emotional roller-coaster ride through

#BooksForYou | Robert Clive, the Fortune’s Soldier

Editor | Historical Fiction How did the British Raj come about in India? Alex Rutherford, international bestselling author of the Empire of the Moghul series, explores the life of the man who paved the way for the Raj, with the epic story of Robert Clive and the dawn of the British Empire in India. The

#BooksForYou | India, No Nation For Women?

Editor | Non-fiction Journalist Priyanka Dubey’s debut book, No Nation for Women: Reportage on Rape from India, the World’s Largest Democracy, is timely effort on a subject which is very relevant to a country caught in the throes of daily gender battles against violence and patriarchy. No Nation for Women, takes a hard, close look

UNESCO and Penguin to publish Stories Of Kindness from across the world

By A series will feature some of the most transformative acts of kindness by youth from across the globe. The stories will be crowd sourced by UNESCO MGIEP during the International Youth Campaign on Kindness for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) which was launched globally on October 2, 2018. The campaign, which aims to mobilise

#BooksForYou | Wonder Words expresses the world beyond English

Editor | Non-fiction People in different countries speak different languages-and sometimes these languages have words that are untranslatable into English. So here’s Wonder Words, a lexicon of unique words from all over the world that have been beautifully illustrated. This book will open up your child’s world, making them aware of emotions, cultures and practices