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Should Children Be Encouraged To Read Fantasy?

Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings, The Hunger Games, A Game of Thrones…. There are plenty of works for the millions of fantasy loving...
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5 Libraries In India That Are A Must Visit For All Bookworms

Being a die-hard bookworm, there is no better place, according to me, than a library. Having browsed through a multitude of photos and videos of...

Friendly Fridays Chapter 60: Author Of Shiva Trilogy: Amish Tripathi

This week on Friendly Fridays we have with us Amish Tripathi who is known for his novels, The Immortals of Meluha, The Secret of the...

Wackiest Harry Potter Fan Theories That Will Make You Go “Whaaaat!”

As is common with all major well-written fictional series, fans always do their best to read in between the lines to find as many...

Rupi Kaur’s “Milk And Honey” Is A Failure To Me: ReviewED

Disclaimer: This is a personal piece, so feel free to contradict. Also because I don't care. All the articles on the internet compelling "7 Powerful...
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The Rise Of Sivagami- A Look Into The World Of Baahubali: ED Poster Series

Baahubali is a universe in and of itself, with it having amassed not just regional fan-base but national and even international too, it has...
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This Novel By Neil Gaiman Is THE Book You Should Be Reading If You...

Neil Gaiman's Norse Mythology, which was published this February, is a retelling of the primaeval Nordic tales arranged in a novelistic arc. I am...

Peculiar Traits Of Every Bookworm Which One Will Definitely Relate To

By Sanchari Pal Bookworms often tend to be treated as A grade nerds. They are always subject to snide comments and snickers. But it’s alright,...

Did You Know About These Amazing Regional Writers From India? ED Poster Series

By Eshna Gupta India has 22 recognized regional languages and hundreds of dialects, with amazing literature coming in from every field. Though, in the present...
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8 Great Books You Have Probably Never Heard Of: ED Listicle

Haruki Murakami once wrote that if you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think of what everyone else...

6 Effective Ways To Deal With Writer’s Block

No matter how many times people say that writer’s block is nothing but laziness, those who write know it’s a real problem. Writer’s block occurs...

Grab Your Favourites Starting From ₹50 As The 25th New Delhi World Book Fair...

The World Book Fair is in its 25th edition and is grander than ever. Breaking records of highest ever footfall in its history, The...

Search, Share & Flaunt Your Love For Books With The Relishing ‘Goodreads’ App: We...

Liv’ED It is an ED original style where we write about our personal experiences on experiencing and reviewing any app/place/website which gives us a...
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Audiobooks – What You Miss Out On If You Avoid Them

A lot of people hold the opinion that the experience of reading books is somehow superior to that of listening to audiobooks. Personally, I read...

Confessions Of A 3/4th Potterhead: On The Announcement of Three More Harry Potter Book...

It’s been a long time since I read the Deathly Hallows; I admit I don’t remember much of what happened to Harry. I am a...

ED Voxpop : What Does The Harry Potter Series Mean To You?

The recent buzz on release of eighth addition to the Harry Potter Series : Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, almost a week ago,...

Back In Time : Anne Frank, 15-year-old Jewish Diarist Discovered And Arrested

BACK IN TIME is ED’s newspaper type column that reports an incident from the past as though it has happened just yesterday. It allows the...

What A Literature Degree Teaches You

When I opted for the course that I always wanted to pursue: a major in Literature or English Honours, I merely thought of it...

We LivED It! The Best Speed Reading App Spreeder Is Here

Speed Reading has been much talked about since psychologists have identified that with time, a person can be conditioned to read at least twice...

On The Anniversary Of The Battle of Hogwarts, We Look Back At What The...

'In the corridors, I found friendship. In the dungeons, I found bravery. In the Headmaster's office, I found solace. In the Common Room, I found comfort. In the...

Back In Time: Commemorating The Birth And Death Anniversary Of William Shakespeare.

“To be, or not to be: that is the question.” Rings a bell? Well yes, today we are here bringing to you the life...
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Fake Friendly Fridays With The Oh-So-Popular Chetan Bhagat

By Anna George Fake not-so-Friendly not-really-Friday is our weekly feature where we  grill interview a darling celebrity. All of this of course takes place inside our...
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SexED: 5 Controversial Deleted Scenes From Mahabharat You Must Know About

Disclaimer: My intention is not to hurt the sentiments of any religious group, the article talks about supposedly true facts from the epic of...

Books On Erotica: A Genre Which Cripples The Emotional Quotient Of Readers

By Deeksha Aggarwalla Erotica- where to begin, when there are so many. I do not mean a specific book or series, I mean the genre, which...

Secret Societies That Became Famous: Courtesy Mystery Novels: Are They For Real?

By Hitee Singh Yes, my fellow I-don’t-believe-in-conspiracy-theories, secret societies are a thing. The world, THIS world is secretively ruled by these secret societies, pulling strings...

All You Need To Know About The New Harry Potter Book

By Jinelle D'souza Greetings Potterheads! I would like to give out some important news regarding "Harry Potter". But before that let's all travel back in time,...

A Book Can Do A Split. But Kindle “Can’t Dance Sala”- Hardcover Books Vs...

By Richa Sharma I was 18 when I first completed reading a book, completely. Since then struck by Bibliophilism, I am a proud owner of...

House of Night: A Vampyre Series That Does Not ‘Suck’

By Arpita Mahapatra “Darkness does not always equate to Evil, just as Light does not always bring Good.” That said, vampire fiction does not always equate...

Must Read Books On Indian Mythology That Have Done A Great Job At Retelling...

By Gayathri Naga As a child one of my fondest memories was listening to my Grandma narrate endless stories from Ramayana and Mahabharata. Mythology has always...

Friendly Fridays Chapter 59: Children’s Fiction Writer Jerry Pinto

This week on Friendly Fridays we have with us Jerry Pinto, a Mumbai-based Indian writer of poetry, prose and children's fiction in English. Lets start our rendezvous with him. Team...

Are Writers Born or Made? The Gap Between the Great Writers and, the Writers...

By Hitee Singh They say a writer is born not made but is what they say really true? From the brief encounters I've had had with...

When Authors Proudly Painted Their Women Protagonists As Dark, Unsympathetic Characters: Gone Girl Et...

By Prerna Bhatia "What are you thinking? How are you feeling? What have we done to each other?" These words echo in my mind every time...

Two Books Published 7 Decades Apart, What ‘Those Pricey Thakur Girls’ & ‘Gone With...

By Hitee Singh Published seven decades apart, set in eras eleven decades far from each other these books reside at opposite ends of your local library....

French City Gets Vending Machines That Dispense Short Stories For Free- Now Kill Time...

Because soda and snickers are too mainstream, a French start-up has come up with a vending machine that dispenses short stories for free. The city...

World Book Fair 2016, Carpe Librum: ED’s Picture Story

"So many books, so little time". This thought ran through my mind constantly while getting ready for the last day of World book fair which...

Farewell Alan Rickman; Your Work Can Never Be Forgotten And So Won’t You

Spoiler Alert- It is impossible to write about Rickman without talking a bit about his movies. Sorry for spoiling the suspense but Rickman was...

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Bigg Boss Dream Team, Check Out Who All Made It To Our Ideal Season...

Bigg Boss Season 11 is around the corner and so we thought of compiling our own Bigg Boss Dream Team. Whether you're a Bigg...
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We LivED It: Mountaineering – The Must Do Thing In Mt. Abu

Situated on the highest point of the 692 km. long Aravalli Ranges, Mt. Abu is a popular hill station in the desert state- Rajasthan....
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Cricket Boards In India Are Nothing More Than Private Money Making Machines And Here’s...

In the words of India's former Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi “Take the case of Delhi (DDCA). It is a ‘company’ under Section 25 of the...
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