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Apparently Mumbai – and the old Bombay – is the favourite setting of Indian writers writing in English, according to a BBC article that appears here. The BBC’s Soutik Biswas who writes a regular blog connected to the BBC News website discusses quite a few books – new and old – set in this city. Its an interesting study and one that made me feel good, which is why it is here.

Now I wish we had more options to buy books too – new or second-hand – here in this lovely city!



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The Guardian (www.guardian.co.uk) carries an article today stating that there is a possible fourth story that in the Millenium series by Stieg Larsson. It is believed that Stieg’s partner has the never-before-printed draft of the next adventure featuring the unforgettable Lisbeth Salander and her journalist friend Mikael Blomkvist. For the millions of fans of Lisbeth and the Millenium series around the world, this would be a dream come true and it is with bated breath that we all await further developments on this front.

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