May 14, 2021
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
Story Of O
The author’s elegant cynicism reads too much like platitude for us to feel the pain of his characters
Jan 23, 2012
Hot Air Beneath A Layer Of Subcutaneous Fat
Adiga resurrects a Mumbai staple: the grasping builder versus an idealist, parcelling it in comically fustian prose
Jul 25, 2011
Successful soaps locate us within the script. A novel must do much more. It must transcend location, and free us to wonder.
Mar 28, 2011
The Thing About Thugs
The props all work, but the cast refuses to perform. The narrator as a spectator of himself as spectator can get precious
Sep 20, 2010
Up The Ulna
Easily mistaken for the juvenile effusion of a distinctly un-precocious schoolchild.
Aug 09, 2010
For an anthology that contours the most life-affirming of relationships, this is a cold, bleak book.
Mar 15, 2010
A Leary Lark
All the props are present and correct. But the prose is too viscous for pace. Deserved a murder with less Mughal and more mystery
Oct 26, 2009
In one grand rant the book screams out the grief that dare not speak its name—the lie that is India.
Aug 10, 2009
An Equal Temperament
Though anchored in music, this novel is about vanity and greed, revolves around a timelessly topical class.
Apr 27, 2009
Pardon The Channel Noise
A richly evoked Addis Ababa hosts goodness, unequal twins, political strife—all soaked in methylated spirit
Mar 02, 2009
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