This & That

In an age of immediacy, bookstores serve as a refuge where people can browse at their leisure and make thoughtful purchases. Although digital devices enable readers to have hundreds of books at their fingertips, independent bookstore owners have either embraced the technology or found ways to diversify: How local bookstores thrive in the digital age

Get a life, you! Specifically, a reading life.  From Kobo. How Social Media is invading the book world.

Milan Vohra on what it takes to be the first Indian Mills & Boon writerThe Love Asana, priced at Rs 99, describes the hero, Vivan Parashar as a “ruthless and dangerously, delicious alpha male.”