The Hungry Ghosts by Shyam Selvadurai

“My grandmother stepped over the photograph as if she had not even noticed it, and I understood that she was so confident of her...

The House of a Thousand Memories – Sunil Tantirige

“I suppose that there are certain things a full-blooded Canadian man will not do, and that includes dancing Baila. I must say I felt...

Mandvi – Nilu A.

The first page of Nilu A.’s debut novel “Mandvi” starts off on an adrenaline-fuelled high note. The reader is introduced to Mandvi, a town...

Running in the Family – Micheal Ondaatje

“They could have almost drowned or fallen in love and their lives would have been totally changed during any one of those evenings” Anecdotes, poems...

Galle as Quiet as Asleep – Norah Roberts

“Saturday, 9th May 1992, was a red-letter day for the historic city of Galle when President Premadasa unveiled the plaque declaring the city as...

One Flew over the Banyan Tree by Alan Jansen

“The school motto, ‘In scientia et virtute’, was much admired, although many left school with a somewhat tricky knowledge of the sciences in their...

Bayan by Pramudith D. Rupasinghe

“The older you are, the closer you feel to nature, and… its disorder becomes comforting.” Bayan is the unchanging music of life. Hidden and often...

Wave – A Memoir of Life after the Tsunami by Sonali...

 “But scrawled across the twenty-fourth, twenty-fifth, and twenty-sixth was the last word he wrote in that diary for 2004. Yala.” The heartbreaking memoir of Sonali...

I am Percy Cricket Crazy by Darrshini Parthepan

“I am Percy, cricket crazy, but I have no mercy for cricketers, spectators and administrators who are lazy!” At 84 years of age, Percy Gimson...

Asmita by Senaka Abeyratne

“There is a hint of sadness in my eyes. It never goes away. Happiness is something that has always eluded me”.  Told through the eyes...

The Relic Hunter-X Masters Saga by Brendon Perera

“Life gives out more than it takes Dwayne, but every so often the Horsemen of Light must make a stand.” The Relic Hunter is an...
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