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BOOK PEEK Quick look at a few books

Contents of Book Peek – December 6, 2012 Reviews 1) ‘Breaking the Bow: Speculative fiction inspired by the Ramayana’ Ed: Anil Menon, Vandana Singh 2) ‘Dial M for Murdoch: News Corporation and the corruption of Britain’ by Tom Watson, Martin Hickman 3) ‘Everyday Enlightenment: Walking the path to happiness in the modern world’ by Gyalwang Drukpa 4) ‘Rammohun Roy: A critical biography’ by Amiya P. Sen 5) ‘The Etymologicon: A circular stroll through the hidden connections of the English language’ by Mark Forsyth 6) ‘How to Live Forever: And 34 other really interesting uses of science’ by Alok Jha

Information New arrivals – Jaico, Viva, Harper

Short snatches 1) ‘Lessons in Lean Management: 53 ideas to transform services’ by Debashis Sarkar 2) ‘The Alchemy of Well-being’ by Indrajit Garai 3) ‘Paperclips Don’t Grow on Trees: Add value not cost to the bottomline’ by Catherine Devrye 4) ‘Creating Personal Presence: Look, talk, think, and act like a leader’ by Dianna Booher 5) ‘Planet Ponzi: How the world got into this mess, what happens next, how to save yourself’ by Mitch Feierstein 6) ‘No One Had a Tongue to Speak: The untold story of one of history’s deadliest floods’ by Utpal Sandesara, Tom Wooten


New arrivals

‘Let’s Talk: Negotiation & communication at the workplace’ by Mukta Mahajani – Jaico ‘Talespin: Stories’ by Sanjay Chopra – Harper

‘Not Only the Things That Have Happened’ by Mridula Koshy – Harper ‘On Message - Precision communication for the digital age’ by Theo Theobald - Viva

New arrival: Adi Parva

‘Adi Parva - Churning of the ocean’ via Amruta Patil – Harper

Short snatches

Published by: Shrinikethan, Chennai Edited by: D. Murali December 6, 2012

Book Peek - December 6, 2012 - Contents  

Reviews of Breaking the Bow - Anil Menon, Vandana Singh; Dial M for Murdoch - Tom Watson, Martin Hickman; Everyday Enlightenment - Gyalwang...

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