Tag Archives: India

The ubiquitous myth of the Tooth Mouse

So some weeks ago I was putting into writing all the mouse/rat related folklore of my country that I knew about.

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Murder in Mumbai (A review)

The eponymous Mumbai steals the show! Murder in Mumbai by K.D. Calamur My rating: 3 of 5 stars 3.5 stars When I was perusing netgalley to find something new to read what stopped me at Murder in Mumbai was first … Continue reading

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Tiger’s Curse (Meh. Review)

Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck My rating: 2 of 5 stars I read this over six months ago and have since felt no urge to pick up the sequel. Here is what drew me to the book in the first … Continue reading

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Riding into battle – a visual

From one of my favourite illustration artists, Simini Blocker, here is a colourful portrait of the Rani of Jhansi (a well known Indian warrior queen who led the revolution against the British during the Sepoy Mutiny of 1957) as she rides into … Continue reading

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