Monthly Archives: June 2014

"In Evil Hour" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

I can’t say I have read everything Gabriel Garcia Marquez wrote, but “In Evil Hour” (La Mala Hora) doesn’t seem to be his best work. First published in 1962 (in a bowdlerized version that Marquez disowned), it is now considered … Continue reading

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"India After Gandhi" by Ramachandra Guha

The good thing about reading Ramachandra Guha‘s “India After Gandhi” (2007) is that it’s not a dull history book. It is history, but with a pacy narrative that would rival the craft of Dan Brown. Most of us know – … Continue reading

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