Book, Chai, and Backpack

“So many books, so little time,” said Frank Zapa. I agree. A book blog can get pretty overwhelming at times; but as Mark Twain once said, “Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” I love my life!

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Man Booker Prize 2017 Shortlist

The Man Booker Prize Shortlist announced yesterday comprises two British, one British-Pakistani and three American writers.  The six authors who made it to this year’s prestigious Man Booker Prize 2017 Shortlist are Paul Auster, Emily Fridlund, Mohsin Hamid, Fiona Mozley, George…..

The Man Booker Prize 2017 Longlist

Last month, The Man Booker Prize announced its longlist of 2017 award nominees of which some have made it to the list for the second time. Here are the thirteen nominees: 4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster (US) Days Without…..

Dude, Where’s My Blog?

A little over a year ago, I started my blog Book, Chai, and Backpack with the intention of sharing my thoughts on the books I read now and then. The blog had great response; one of them even featured on…..