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Unwaba launch, Bombay

Again, thanks everyone who came to the Cal launch, much fun was had. So, Bombay: Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2008 Time: 8:30pm – 9:00pm Location: David Sassoon Library garden Street: opp. Jehangir Art Gallery, Kala Ghoda City/Town: Mumbai, India  In which you come and sample the wonders of the Kala Ghoda Literary Festival, watch hastily-home-made … Continue reading

The sound of inevitability

Do you hear it, Mr. Anderson?

Unwaba launch, Calcutta

First of all, thanks everyone who came to the Delhi launch, and I hope you had a good time; I certainly did. Calcutta launch details: Jan 22nd, 630 pm, Crossword bookstore, Elgin Road. Short presentation, reading and bonding. Do come. I’m also going to the Kala Ghoda Festival between Feb 5 and 10 for a … Continue reading


Pleased to report that the Deccan Herald had The Unwaba Revelations at #2 on its fiction bestseller list today. I know bestseller lists in India mean next to nothing because the total numbers are so low and the bookstores sampled often don’t reveal any kind of overall trend – Simoqin and Manticore both made their … Continue reading

Unwaba launch, Delhi

Date:  Wednesday, January 9, 2008 Time:  7:00pm Location:  Amaltas Hall, India Habitat Centre Do come. And bring your friends. There’ll be a short video thingie where I talk about my influences, a quick reading, a discussion with the mighty Nilanjana S. Roy, and drunksdrinks. Will post about other events when dates and times are confirmed. … Continue reading

Happy New Year

I had an incredible start to the year, and hope you did too. Here’s wishing you and yours the very best.

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January 2008