Narayan’s portrayal of Sarala and her family was definitely the best part of this book for me. It reminded me that I know people like them too; and that their interactions with us make our lives all the more worthwhile and well-lived.Read More
In The Milk Lady of Bangalore, Narayan artfully chronicles her adventures into the world of bovine divinity and shares what she’s learned about how cows are woven into the fabric of Hindu culture. This book will teach readers everything they’ve ever wanted to know about the importance of cows in Indian society.Read More
Thank you Algonquin for sending me these CDs of my book. Read by Soneela NankaniRead More
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Thank you, Bustle, for including my book in your self-care list 15 Feel-Good Books To Read On A Self Care Break ByKRISTIAN WILSON2 days ago ‘The Milk Lady of Bangalore: An Unexpected Adventure’ by Shoba Narayan Recently returned to India from the U.S., author Shoba Narayan befriends a milk vendor named Sarala, who blesses apartments…Read More
The book is charming and funny, but also a perfect window into the many contrasts of modern Indian society.Read More
A tour company run by vintage Vespa enthusiasts takes guests on rides around Singapore’s historic neighborhoods.
Singapore Sidecars offers a variety of tours from S$160 (US$117) per person per hour, exploring neighborhoods such as Tiong Bahru and Tanglin, Joo Chiat and Katong, and Kampong Glam. Guests have the option to create a bespoke itinerary. A nighttime pub crawl is also available, while seasonal pop-up tours are oriented around festivals and large-scale events.
I had three sessions at the Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF) Bangalore delivered great weather for the crowds at Lalit Ashok hotel. How nice to see thousands of people gather because of a love of reading and of books. Was great fun to be on the “Red Couch” for a one-on-one session with editor Rashmi Menon…Read More
What a delight to see this video that was shot nearly ten years ago for Diary of a Foodie. And here I am, hobnobbing with cows.Read More
Please do come!Read More