Books received: English

Civil Services General Studies Main Examination by Rajesh Khullar. Amrit Educational Trust. Pages 114. Rs 90.

The Emergence of the Indian National Congress by S R Mehrotra. Rupa and Co. Pages 781. Rs 795.

O, Hara’s Choice by Leon Uris. HarperCollins. Pages 394. £10.99.

Osho—The Alchemy of Yoga by Commentaries of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali. Fusion Books. Pages 294. Rs 150.

Master Mind India 5 by Siddhartha Basu. Penguin Books and BBC worldwide. Pages 313. Rs 250.

The Hindu Young World Quiz Book-2 by V V Ramanan. Puffin Books/Penguin Books. Pages 135. Rs 150.

Elephas Maximus by Stephen Alter. Penguin Books. Pages 327. Rs 350.

Christianity in India by Leonard Fernando and G. Gispert-Sauch. Penguin/Viking Books. Pages 336. Rs 475.

The Ultimate Potato Cookbook by Megha Patil. Penguin Books. Pages 112. Rs 195.

Gods on Trial and Other Stories by Gulzar Singh Sandhu. Fiction House. Pages 176. Rs 95.

201 Diet Tips for Heart Patients by Dr Bimal Chhajer. Fusion Books. Pages 191. Rs 150.

Sonia Gandhi—A Biography by Arun Bhanot, Suraj Prasad Verma and Mahesh Sharma. Diamond Pocket Books. Pages 158. Rs 90.

Government From Vision to Implementation by Subash Bhatnagar. Sage Publications. Pages 202. Rs 280.

Sri Lanka Society in an Era of Globalization by S H Hasbullah and Barrie M Morrison. Sage Publication. Pages 296. Rs 560.

Caste Culture and Hegemony by Sekhar Bandyopadhyay. Sage Publication. Pages 252. Rs 550

Pro-Poor Growth and Governance in South Asia by Ponna Wignaraja and Sushil Sirivardana. Sage Publication. Pages 459. Rs 420.