A strange kind of paradise by Sam Miller

Miller presents an overview of how foreign visitors have seen India over the centuries. But really it is a fantastic compendium of India facts and trivia that any Indophile will revel in. Once again I’ve discovered lots of wonderful things I didn’t know about my favourite country from Miller’s books. Wish he had included all…

Never mind the bullocks by Vanessa Able

The author attempts to drive around India in a Tata Nano car. Sounds like it should be a lot of fun, but it was a rather boring read. It would probably be Ok for anyone that hasn’t been to India but if you have, you will know all about the horrors of driving or being…