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Arun Shourie, Amitav Ghosh rule bestselling chart (IANS Books)


August 11th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Arun Shourie's "Does He Know a Mother's Heart?" has maintained its top slot among the non-fiction books for the second week. Amitav Ghosh's "River of ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Archer still rules bookcharts (IANS Books)


June 9th, 2011 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continues its stint at the top of the fiction section in the bestseller list while "Deadly Embrace" by Bruce ... Read more...

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Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee ‘emperor’ of non-fiction (IANS Books)


May 5th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Indian American Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies" topped the non-fiction charts for the second straight week while Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time ... Read more...

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Pulitzer winner’s tome tops bestseller list (IANS Books)


April 28th, 2011 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Indian American Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies" tops the non-fiction list this time while Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continues ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Archer atop bestseller list again (IANS Books)


April 7th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Indian American Anand Giridharadas' "India Calling" and Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continued their undisputed rule over the bestselling non-fiction and fiction charts respectively ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Archer rules fiction charts (IANS Books)


March 31st, 2011 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) "India Calling" by Indian American Anand Giridharadas and Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continue to lead the bestselling non-fiction and fiction lists respectively for ... Read more...

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Jeffery Archer is still reigning fiction king (IANS Books)


March 24th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) "India Calling" by Indian-American Anand Giridharadas is still perched on top of the non-fiction list, while Jeffery Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" tops the fiction ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar’s book still rules the bestseller list (IANS Books)


February 10th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" and "Tender Hooks" by Pakistani writer Moni Mohsin continue to dominate for the fourth week the ... Read more...

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I explore complex diaspora identities: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni (Interview)


January 31st, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Award-winning Indian American novelist and poet Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni tries to heal the distress she encountered in a post 9/11 America by writing books ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar’s book about Pakistan on top again (IANS Books)


January 27th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" and "Tender Hooks" by Pakistani writer Moni Mohsin continue to lead the non-fiction and fiction sections, ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar’s book about Pakistan is bestseller (IANS Books)


January 20th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" leads the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this week while "Tender Hooks" by Moni Mohsin ... Read more...

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Khushwant, Fatima Bhutto amongst 2010’s most read authors (IANS Books)


December 28th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) What did Indians read in 2010? The list is an eclectic mix of international bestsellers like Stieg Larsson's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" and ... Read more...

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Guha, Khushwant top bestseller charts (IANS Books)


December 16th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Historian Ramachandra Guha's "Makers of Modern India" continues to be the number one book on the non-fiction section of the bestsellers for the seventh straight week ... Read more...

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Nariman’s ‘Before Memory Fades’ bestseller yet again (IANS Books)


August 5th, 2010 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Fali S. Nariman's "Before Memory Fades" continues to dominate the non-fiction section in the bestseller list this week while "The Immortals of Meluha" by Amish Tripathi ... Read more...

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‘The Immortals of Meluha’ is top bestseller (IANS Books)


July 22nd, 2010 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) "Awakening Giants: Feet of Clay" by Pranab Bardhan tops the non-fiction section while Amish Tripathi's "The Immortals of Meluha" is number one in the fiction category of ... Read more...

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Nariman’s ‘Before Memory Fades’ is bestseller again (IANS Books)


July 15th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) "Before Memory Fades" by Fali S. Nariman again topped the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this week while Amish Tripathi's "The Immortals of Meluha" was ... Read more...

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Nariman’s ‘Before Memory Fades’ is bestseller (IANS Books)


July 8th, 2010 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) "Before Memory Fades" by Fali S. Nariman topped the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this week while Amish Tripathi's "The Immortals of Meluha" topped the ... Read more...

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Two months after launch, Bhutto’s book remains No.1 (IANS Books)


June 3rd, 2010 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Two months after it hit the bookstalls, Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto's "Songs of Blood and Sword" continues to be the number one bestselling book in the non-fiction ... Read more...

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No surprises, as Bhutto, Archer again top bestseller list (IANS Books


May 27th, 2010 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) There are no changes at the top of the bookrack this week as Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto's "Songs of Blood and Sword" again holds sway over the ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto, Jeffrey Archer on top of bestseller list (IANS Books)


May 20th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Pakistani author Fatima Bhutto still holds sway over the non-fiction category with her book "Songs Of Blood And Sword", while Jeffrey Archer was at the top of ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book remains on top (IANS Books)


May 13th, 2010 - 8:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) "Songs of Blood and Sword" by Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto is still the number one non-fiction bestseller while Jeffrey Archer's "And Thereby Hangs a Tale" dominates the ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book tops bestseller list again (IANS Books)


May 6th, 2010 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) In a super run for late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto's niece Fatima Bhutto, her "Songs of Blood and Sword" completes a month on top of ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book still on top (IANS Books)


April 29th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) "Songs of Blood and Sword" by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, is the top non-fiction bestseller for the third consecutive week ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book tops bestseller list (IANS Books)


April 15th, 2010 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) "Songs of Blood and Sword" by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, dominates the non-fiction list while Amish Tripathi's "The Immortals of ... Read more...

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Gurcharan Das’ book bounces back to No.1


April 1st, 2010 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) "The Difficulty of Being Good" by Gurcharan Das climbs six steps to reach the number one position in the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this ... Read more...

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‘The Museum of Innocence’ bounces back to No.1 position


March 18th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) "Becoming Indian" by Pavan K. Varma climbed six steps to become the number one non-fiction book on the bestseller list this week while Nobel Prize winner ... Read more...

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Literary festival to celebrate ‘feel of spring’


March 12th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Literature is the flavour of spring in the capital. Come Saturday, the open air amphitheatre of the India Habitat Centre will play host to a flurry ... Read more...

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Amarinder Singh’s ‘The Last Sunset’ tops bestseller list (IANS Books)


March 11th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) "The Last Sunset" by erstwhile royal and former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh dominates non-fiction this week while Stieg Larsson's "The Girl Who Kicked The Hornets' ... Read more...

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Orhan Pamuk’s book again tops bestseller list


February 4th, 2010 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Nobel prize winner Orhan Pamuk's "The Museum of Innocence" retains the number one position in the fiction section this week while "Victoria and Abdul" by Shrabani Basu ... Read more...

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‘The Palace of Illusions’ tops fiction bestseller list


January 21st, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) "The Palace of Illusions" by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni climbed to the No.1 position in the fiction category of the bestseller list this week while Meghnad Desai's ... Read more...

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Meghnad Desai, Chetan Bhagat top authors this week


January 14th, 2010 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Meghnad Desai's "The Rediscovery of India" climbed two positions to regain the No.1 spot in the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this week while "2 ... Read more...

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Orhan Pamuk’s book continues to retain No.1 position


January 7th, 2010 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) "Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India" by William Dalrymple jumped one position to dominate the non-fiction section of the bestseller list this ... Read more...

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Orhan Pamuk’s book stays atop bestseller chart


December 3rd, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Nobel prize winning writer Orhan Pamuk's "The Museum of Innocence" continued to dominate the bestseller list in the fiction category this week while "The Hindus: An Alternative ... Read more...

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Orhan Pamuk, Meghnad Desai top bestselling authors


November 27th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Nobel Prize winning writer Orhan Pamuk's "The Museum of Innocence" tops the fiction list this week while Meghnad Desai's "The Rediscovery of India" leads the books in ... Read more...

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Dalrymple, Brown continue to dominate bestseller charts


November 19th, 2009 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) "Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India" by William Dalrymple continued to retain the number one position in the non-fiction section of the bestseller ... Read more...

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