How are you doing my dear Pradhan?

How are you doing my dear Pradhan?

The Author: Mr Mohit Batra is the third-generation bookseller of Rajat Book Corner   Bookstores, they say, are under tremendous pressure because of decreasing footfalls, and on top of that, these days we have a NO ENTRY placard posted outside. I don’t think there...
THE QUANDARY OF A BOOKSELLER

THE QUANDARY OF A BOOKSELLER

The other day a lady called up at the bookstore to ask for a particular edition of Pride and Prejudice. Luckily, we had one in stock and I told her so. It was a luxurious hard-back with a golden fore-edge. She happily trotted in after about half-an-hour to claim a...
The Journey

The Journey

In 1947, a young man with his family shifted from Lyalpur (now Faislabad in Pakistan), and established a small eatery opposite the Glency Medical College in Amritsar. An avid reader, the young restaurateur could not contain his urge for reading books. He kept a small...

The Miraculous Beginning…

Yesterday, I saw one of God’s miracles, a newborn child up-close, I was awed by the sheer fragility of the child. We all are brought into this world as extreme delicate creatures that cannot even survive without help, and eventually build up an intellect that keeps...