I am maintaining the following reading list online to avoid procrastination

Currently Reading:

  1. कालिदासस्य मालविकाग्निमित्रम्  (Malavikaagnimitram by Kalidasa)
    I’m trying to read this in original Sanskrit, with a Kannada translation handy. Hope I’m not too rusty!
  2. V. P. Menon (A biography by Narayani Basu)

Finished Reading:

  1.  Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  2.  The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger, and a Forgotten Genocide by Gary J. Bass : Acclaimed book about the Bangladesh War in 1971 in the backdrop of the cold war, concentrating on the role of Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger. It analyzes declassified documents and secret recordings maintained by Nixon to uncover shocking events.
  3. The Trial of Henry Kissinger by Christopher Hitchens
  4. The Hundred-Year Marathon by Michael Pillsbury : An American view of how the American Establishment got the Chinese establishment and ambitions wrong.
  5.  War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  6. ಕೆ ಟಿ ಗಟ್ಟಿ ಅವರ ಅಶ್ರುತಗಾನ (Aśrutagāna by K T Gatti)