Arundhati Roy, Listening to Grasshoppers

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Purple Hibiscus

[and other works]

Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood

[the only Murakami I liked]

Lauren Halse Andersen, Speak

Louise O’Neill, Asking for It

Neel Mukherjee, The Lives of Others

Nirupama Dutt, The Ballad of Bant Singh

U. R. Ananthamurthy, Bara


alt-J, 3WW

Andrew Bird, Pulaski At Night

Anna of the North, Our House

Blues Saraceno, The River

Chromatics, Into the Black

Fiona Apple, Daredevil

Fiona Apple, Werewolf

Halsey, Trouble

Hannah Hart, Ash Again

Karmina, All the King’s Horses

Oh Wonder, Technicolour Beat

Of Monsters and Men, Wolves Without Teeth

Sia, Move Your Body

Skip Marley, Lions

The Beatles, Norwegian Wood

Online Reads

Payal Nagpal’s poetry,

Quirk Magazine,

The Alipore Post (newsletter); subscribe at

Vidushi Rijuta,

recommend me stuff