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Eclectic, old world bookstore located in Fort, Mumbai. Find us at 45/47 MG Road, Opposite Flora Fountain.

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My fav #author #JerryRao at the launch of his book #TheIndianConservative at #KitabKhana He combines humour (we a… https://t.co/4oltrzDxak
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaAlways happy to be in @KitabKhanaBooks 😍😍😍 https://t.co/v0gswE3gSc
Retweeted by Kitab Khana‘#DarkSkies’ by @tfrancisbaker combines memoirs, history and some glorious landscape writing to provide a thoroughl… https://t.co/rN4hZJHdgF#SouthAfrican writer, political activist and recipient of the 1991 #NobelPrize in Literature, #NadineGordimer — thr… https://t.co/EyeKjxVV01 @UmmeedCDC is delighted to announce a special workshop - "Book by Book: building resilience in children", in collab… https://t.co/SlvYOiT1VS
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11/20
2019
#KitabKhana is, once again, delighted to partner with the @GBOnewdelhiBook & @AvidLearning to bring to Mumbai —… https://t.co/YvKbu9rHnrHave you visited our store for the #PenguinClassicsFestival—a celebration of timeless tales? Here's an interview, w… https://t.co/4yC3YZO840
11/19
2019
'Less' is a satirical comedy novel by American author Andrew Sean Greer & was first published in 2017. It follows w… https://t.co/0OQGewMiCk @MargaretAtwood is a poet, novelist and story writer who recently won the prestigious #BookerPrize for her novel '… https://t.co/MZyO5hqZGu
11/18
2019
We will be hosting the 'Zayn & Zoey Interactive Storytelling Workshop' by @TC_square on Sunday, November 24 between… https://t.co/Cl8BPyrXWhWhile flipping through a classic, have you ever thought of a character you really wish would jump from out of the b… https://t.co/J0xtROKytv @itsNiravMehta @oyeuzzuoye Looking out for your #bookhaul online!
11/17
2019
'Circle Rolls' by @BarbaraKanninen is a fun picture book with simple collage & ink illustrations. A clever, spirite… https://t.co/YQfQQ4G5Zc @tanaya2492 We do have both in the Vintage Classics range. Do drop by the store to get your copy.#JoséSaramago, a prolific Portuguese writer and recipient of #NobelPrize in Literature. His works present subversi… https://t.co/jhLmnAIE2F
11/16
2019
@tanaya2492 We would check and let you know today.An audience member shares a deeply personal anecdote about Ambedkar's benevolence in spite of the discrimination he… https://t.co/Nncptm3iPa
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaAccording to Syama Sundar, the lack of socio-political cartoon archives is one of the reasons our country is laggin… https://t.co/wvPZOEfeFV
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"These literary and visual efforts to represent history, merely aim to even out inequality and pursue justice", cl… https://t.co/ZapNDgwL42
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaNow for the Q&A session! An audience member asks, "Do you think some nations are better at representing the 'ugly'… https://t.co/fRqwAZpR6P
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaDuring an analysis of a cartoon portraying the Hindu Code Bill, @Anandnavayana and Syama Sundar explain to the audi… https://t.co/LSLweM6l4D
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaSyama Sundar and @Anandnavayana highlight the vulgarity, and derogatory caste tropes that often accompany a majorit… https://t.co/dXSbFPltZy
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @Anandnavayana and Syama Sundar dissect comics on Ambedkar; one of which is 'The Daring Young Man' - a rare comic w… https://t.co/aPsNFDB8uu
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaI told myself, "It was my misfortune to be born a Brahmin, but I shall not die one", proclaims @Anandnavayana: a b… https://t.co/aOI08ykpwk
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"Survival is often more important than truth", maintains @Anandnavayana, as he dwells on Ambedkar's reliance on oc… https://t.co/jeoVi3WAcy
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaSyama Sundar and @Anandnavayana open their #MumbaiLocal session - 'What Are You Laughing At?' at @KitabKhanaBooks,… https://t.co/r1LvlM4ljK
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaThrowback to this nostalgic post from last year by @studiotamara at #PenguinClassicsFestival #Repost ~ Recommend a… https://t.co/zZl9A25MlFThe session opens with a video snippet from a play, demonstrating the oppression faced by the Dalits - a community… https://t.co/aHZ4xpVR6W
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaIn 'Finding the Gaps: Transferable Skills to Be the Best You Can Be', @simontaufel69 shares his experiences which c… https://t.co/7nCANeGvU6#JamesGrahamBallard was an English novelist, short story writer and essayist who wrote a lot of genre-bending, phil… https://t.co/IwTZAbJjYA
11/15
2019
#VinodKumarShukla's 'Deewar Mein Ek Khidki Rehti Thi' which won the #SahityaAkademi award for best Hindi novel in 1… https://t.co/APA5s2y1Up
11/14
2019
With the #PenguinClassicsFestival in full swing, here is a look at @KitabKhanaBooks in Mumbai! https://t.co/uwuEYEjTR2
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaIn her debut book 'Just Give Me Some Space', Suha Riyaz Khopatkar @hey_architect presents the journey of a young ar… https://t.co/mlSZhm2neR#RobertLouisStevenson is best known as the author of the children’s classic 'Treasure Island', and the adult horror… https://t.co/DGX5F06p62
11/13
2019
We are delighted to be hosting the #BookLaunch of 'The Indian Conservative: A History of Indian Right-Wing Thought'… https://t.co/ivGW9aM3l5As we browse through the second week of the #PenguinClassicsFestival — a month-long celebration of timeless tales,… https://t.co/GimFwh7JAn
11/12
2019
Join us to ask not just what are we laughing at, but also why at #KitabKhana. #BookstoreEvent #Bookstoreshttps://t.co/o2ISANcY1m#FyodorDostoevsky's books have been translated into more than 170 languages.'#NotesFromUnderground' and '… https://t.co/wuxwPt3Bxt
11/11
2019
English author, #NeilGaiman @neilhimself whose popular works include '#TheSandman', '#TheGraveyardBook', and '… https://t.co/sYxprefbnHThere's something about a classic that changes your perspective every time you pick one up. Tell us about your all-… https://t.co/DHBYXy84mQ
11/10
2019
'Give Me Back my Book' is full of wonderful words and beautiful pictures! @travisfoster and Ethan Long offer a hila… https://t.co/lbYNuYuJq1#ImreKertész is best known for his semi-autobiographical accounts of the Holocaust. In 2002, Kertész was awarded th… https://t.co/0QjtsO7QZ9
11/9
2019
@smrutibombay @SloganMurugan @footpathbooks @LBBIndia @sa_lil @atti_cus @IndiaCultureLab Done. @11Poetic @Venkatcal @ChampacaBooks 😱#BramStoker, best known as the author of the Gothic horror tale '#Dracula', wrote several novels and short stories… https://t.co/fIysfBFPNVWow! Incredible #GenerationShare launch in #Mumbai over 70 people @KitabKhanaBooks with @PenguinIndia #changemakershttps://t.co/Ai8tYiQb4l
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaIncredible to have #changemaker @aartidnaik and her mum at #GenerationShare launch #Mumbai @kitabkhanaBooks Thanks… https://t.co/hP46q0UVME
Retweeted by Kitab Khana#Flashback from last year! @itsNiravMehta Have you managed to grab some interesting reads this year? #Repost ~ Tha… https://t.co/mQX1Z5DSIA#KazuoIshiguro is a celebrated contemporary writer who won the #NobelPrize for #Literature in 2017. He is best know… https://t.co/gAuXIRNrHr#NabaneetaDevSen — acclaimed litterateur passed away last evening at 81. A recipient of several prestigious awards,… https://t.co/uJ3GsCQtHV#MargareMitchell's enormously popular novel '#GoneWithTheWind' is a story of survival through the brutalities of wa… https://t.co/e70kzmlTvx
11/8
2019
'The Shape of the Ruins' is a sweeping novel by master Colombian storyteller #JuanGabrielVásquez. This English… https://t.co/s0ula5OwY8#AlbertCamus — French philosopher, author and journalist, won the #NobelPrize in Literature at the age of 44. His c… https://t.co/gGWgNlGvck
11/7
2019
'#GoodTalk' by @mirajacob is a thoughtful graphic memoir, presented through a conversation between herself and her… https://t.co/3LsL5gmoPD#MichaelCunningham's critically acclaimed novel, '#TheHours' was a homage to Virginia Woolf and won a Pulitzer Priz… https://t.co/vHGvLl1ctg
11/6
2019
@sarfarazmulla @PenguinIndia Drop by to Kitab Khana in Mumbai anytime this month?The @PenguinIndia Classics Festival is on all of #November at @KitabKhanaBooks and @Books_at_Bahri. A must visit fo… https://t.co/TVzI11sAhc
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaSuch a meticulously written account of #TheTatas @girishkuber discussion @KitabKhanaBooks. Why can't all book launc… https://t.co/Uq22K63jBA
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaAt the book launch of @girishkuber’s #TheTatas at @KitabKhanaBooks, Mumbai. Book release by former Director of Tat… https://t.co/WYuqwkSX9o
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaKitab Khana is back with the #PenguinClassicsFestival — a month-long celebration of timeless tales. Last year,… https://t.co/dFpnh5VSLO#JohnBerger was an English writer, critic, poet and painter who transformed the way a generation looked at and perc… https://t.co/W4N4A8japW
11/5
2019
@bijal_v Always 💕On this week's #StaffRecommendation, we have 'A Cloud Called Bhura' by @bijal_v. As major cities grapple with noxio… https://t.co/MO6YiLZl5N
11/4
2019
We are delighted to be hosting a poetry workshop by #SakshiSingh — author of '#JalebiJingles' on November 10 at 11… https://t.co/BiXbQed9Y8A one-stop destination for all your reading escapades! From toddler books to classics, we have it all! Drop by… https://t.co/HQRhJRnQVx
11/3
2019
The much awaited announcement... #JCBPrize #JCBPrizeForLiterature2019 https://t.co/TNYj7o757sHere's a look at our happy readers with their #bookhauls from the #PenguinClassicsFestival. In its second year, the… https://t.co/OLEwtDfNo2From the curious mind of Rowboat Watkins comes a ginormously imaginative story that is as funny as it is philosophi… https://t.co/5gjTw6uZvK
11/2
2019
Kitab Khana is pleased to host the book launch of 'Generation Share' by @benitamatofska & @sophiesheinwal.… https://t.co/y19szWA8OWHarperCollins India cordially invites you for an enthralling discussion on the history of #TheTatas with… https://t.co/2JTrnpNrmL
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaThe wait is OVER! Head over to these stores near you to be a part of the most awaited Classics' festival:… https://t.co/m8iIUg9KSQ
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaAs we are all set for the #PenguinClassicsFestival this year, here's a flashback from last year! So when are you pl… https://t.co/5AvX3yxbaN
11/1
2019
@scalpelwielder1 @sayantansunnyg Thank you for the love! @Saira_02 Sorry for the late reply, we were closed. @KanhereSagar @inamdarsiddhesh @girishkuber @RajrishiSinghal @kaul_vivek @HarperCollinsIN Sorry, it won't.The #PenguinClassicsFestival is back with all your classic favourites in lovely leather-bound and cloth-bound editi… https://t.co/vgW2AQcikW
10/31
2019
On Monday, November 4, at 6 pm, we are delighted to be hosting a book discussion on 'The Tatas: How a Family Built… https://t.co/Bq1MbJDaT7#LangLeav deals with the universal and widely-identifiable themes of love, heartbreak, sorrow, and above all, the b… https://t.co/YQEzWv2F8y
10/30
2019
'#TheSixthRiver', originally written as '#ChhataDarya' by Fikr Taunsvi is an extraordinary first-person account fro… https://t.co/0CcPYfYiRL
10/29
2019
On this week's #StaffRecommendation, we have 'A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers' by #XiaoluGuo. About… https://t.co/jPK4vQDYtoA prolific journalist, novelist, book reviewer and travel writer, #EvelynWaugh made major contributions to 20th cen… https://t.co/6o1fxXF8YH
10/28
2019
#SylviaPlath wrote her first poem at the age of 8! Plath’s life can be explored through her poetry and stories. Wis… https://t.co/VuW0ernJNv#KitabKhana will be closed today on the occasion of #DiwaliA very happy and blessed Diwali from all of us at #KitabKhana! #HappyDiwali #HappyDiwali2019 #Bookstores #Diwali https://t.co/85PovfZbY8
10/27
2019
A book your children will love! With large, easy-to-spot flaps that are designed especially for small hands to gras… https://t.co/6MIc62hDmr
10/26
2019
'#AnneTyler's novel '#BreathingLessons' won the #PulitzerPrize for Fiction in 1989. She has been recognised for her… https://t.co/o7QlKDnlfA
10/25
2019
@YaasEsha 😍 The most adorable thing on the internet today! More power to our young reader!#Throwback to this lovely post by Ganesh Subramanian. Hope to see you soon at our bookstore to soak in all the book… https://t.co/hPzObLKoo4
10/24
2019
Coming from the sensational Instagram poet after his rather popular ‘Love Her Wild’, here's another illustrated col… https://t.co/3h0YcbR3wL
10/23
2019
One of the first prominent feminist writers in #MarathiLiterature, #MalatiVishramBedekar is the author of the highl… https://t.co/eWQhnRivuN
10/22
2019
In today's #StaffRecommendations we have '#GhacharGhochar' by #VivekShanbhag. About a family that embarks a journey… https://t.co/hXV2B0r2Xn#Yakshini has arrived at all leading bookstores! Visited 6 stores yesterday at a book signing tour organized by… https://t.co/LZCoubuCZU
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaMy #novel, WAITING FOR JONATHAN KOSHY, at #Berkeley @EastwindBooks There's nothing quite like an independent… https://t.co/I4BuiqpLpS
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @shreemiverma @sayantansunnyg We are very much open 😊 And with support from readers like you, we wouldn't go out of business soon.Thank you @sayantansunnyg for your kind words! https://t.co/W0GpbC3tbeUrsula K. Le Guin is best known for her works of speculative fiction. From the fantasy of earthsea to ambisexual pl… https://t.co/jPxb0c4seGAs Mumbai goes to vote today, #KitabKhana will soon closed. Do exercise your democratic right! #Announcement
10/21
2019
Time to give your eyes a break from technology and indulge in a bookish escape! From your favourite books to undisc… https://t.co/e9t2geCwaM
10/20
2019
'Space Explorers: The Secret of Universe at a Glance' & 'Discovering the Solar System' by #GiuliaDeAmicis includes… https://t.co/i5y8G9ctXP
10/19
2019
"I've held a few workshops for writers - over the past few years. The stories I've always encouraged, are the ones… https://t.co/DJT6E3HXa5
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10/18
2019

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