Summers come with the promise of mangoes, icicles, cool drinks and extra play-time for kids. This summer, how about you add something educational to the summer of your little ones, without losing out on all the summer fun? Yes, I am talking about story books – loads and loads of them! Growing up, summers for … More Summer Time, Reading Time
Aroon Raman’s life took a different trajectory when he sold his family business enterprise, Raman Boards to ABB in 2007 to pursue his creative calling of embarking on the journey of writing. Inspired by favorite authors such as William Dalrymple, Conan Doyle and Rider Haggard, Raman gave India two best-selling novels – The Shadow Throne … More Aroon Raman on The Treasure of Kafur and more
We opened our doors to Mysore book enthusiasts in 2011 and we are already celebrating our 4th anniversary! This happy occasion was celebrated with some old and new members, tracing the journey that we have taken with the bibliophiles and denizens of Mysore over the last four years. We had members talking about their experiences … More JustBooks Mysore: books, learning and much more!
Hello, you beautiful Mumbai people, First of all, thank you for your constant support through memberships, in helping us spread the love for books and reading in the city! Now, we have some good news for you… JustBooks has created a special ‘JustBooks Summer’ app for the bibliophiles in Mumbai to facilitate some active summer … More JustBooks Summer App
Moving ahead with our BookTalk Diaries, we have RamG Vallat, the author of ‘ ‘Oops the Mighty Gurgle’ and ‘ From Ouch to Oops’, both a humorous written books, with one being a science fiction and other being autobiographical respectively. ‘ I am the most positive individual I have ever met!’ says RamG. He’s zestful with … More BookTalk with RamG Vallat about his books and his obsession with ‘Oops’
The blow we received upon the death of R.K. Laxman still weighs heavy upon our hearts. Such was the influence of his creations such as the Common Man, that his niche will remain permanently carved in our minds! Come, let’s discover some lesser known facts about the maestro cartoonist’s life and the person that he … More Usha Laxman in conversation about R K Laxman and Books
Interacting with some of the well-known literati and celebrities was one of the highlights of JustBooks’ time at the Times Lit Fest, Bangalore. We have brought back for you a slice of what went down at the festival by capturing some of our best conversations with the big-wigs. We’ve caught on camera some of India’s … More Candid Moments with some of our celebrated authors!