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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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#HerbertGeorgeWells was an English novelist, journalist and historian, best known for his novels like ‘… https://t.co/hwQ5xIwGEK
9/21
2019
Authors Kazi I. Huque and Narayan Sundararajan dropped by Kitab Khana to sign copies of their latest book — 'The Ru… https://t.co/LVbqYPNCwI"The Avogadro Project is the result of international collaboration and collective effort, which was unthinkable a f… https://t.co/mJoDxGx7Ud
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"Are you implying that even science is largely based on assumptions?" asks a curious audience member ~ in a… https://t.co/6nXoIuPBBI
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"Goodbye, Mr. Kilogram!" @amol_dighe concludes his magnificent and informative talk, focused on the changing parame… https://t.co/BeOTGjvgy3
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"What if the constants change?" asks @amol_dighe. "Then they're not constants!" quips a jovial audience member, ~… https://t.co/dscyVFOlkW
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"The beauty of defining concepts according to the laws of nature, is that the laws will never change", @amol_dighehttps://t.co/4EBbwJD5nm
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaOur audience is all ears, as @amol_dighe introduces us to the new SI system. What a change from what we were taught… https://t.co/nxp2sxPK1o
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @amol_dighe shares with his audience, the changed definition of the scientific unit of current, Ampere ~ in a… https://t.co/T7ry5dyanY
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @amol_dighe animatedly analyses The Avogadro Project, right down to its nitty-gritties ~ in a #MumbaiLocal session… https://t.co/hwWhGTJV2M
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"When 2 materials come together in the presence of light - voltage is generated," ~ explains @amol_dighe as he bre… https://t.co/0osrDpIQ0Z
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @amol_dighe answers a question posed by an audience member, who was curious about the unit of time used whilst meas… https://t.co/hBf2Mijo62
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"This is not an exercise in re-defining concepts, it's an exercise in ensuring that your fundamental constants are… https://t.co/wq5F7ezu1s
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @amol_dighe shares with the audience - an enriching account of the international prototype metre, in the time perio… https://t.co/iASsLrZWCp
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"The period of a pendulum varies from place to place, and depends on gravity," ~ says @amol_dighe in a #MumbaiLocalhttps://t.co/0CU9aZ8Qup
Retweeted by Kitab Khana"Did you know that the midnight of December 31st is known as January 0?" @amol_dighe enlightens his wide-eyed audie… https://t.co/S6Mos9ws4a
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaIn the beautiful setting of @KitabKhanaBooks @amol_dighe takes on a weighty problem - the new definition of the kil… https://t.co/IHVtnP0FF2
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @amol_dighe dissects the problems associated with using a physical object as a parameter to measure weight ~ in a… https://t.co/7pcpFFpgMv
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @amol_dighe opens his #MumbaiLocal session - 'The Kilogram Is No More. Long Live The Kilogram' at @KitabKhanaBooks,… https://t.co/jCeaoClQTZ
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaOn Friday, September 27 at 5 pm, we are delighted to host a #BookReading of Berjis Desai's 'Oh! Those Parsis: A to… https://t.co/fRCnhNatXyUnable to make it to @KitabKhanaBooks for a #MumbaiLocal with @amol_dighe? No worries - you can catch him live on o… https://t.co/5zLrQxBBMN
Retweeted by Kitab Khana'#GeorgeRRMartin, the popular American novelist, screenwriter and television producer is best known for his series… https://t.co/Nd9mzHLuOG
9/20
2019
Hope you keep finding the best reads for your child @mommynlo! Repost~ Another book my son really enjoyed reading.… https://t.co/aZugdj0kPGAcclaimed British novelist, playwright, and poet — #SirWilliamGeraldGolding, best known for his classic debut novel… https://t.co/XCnJjsPDTb
9/19
2019
@rukminikumar @smrutibombay @jilpanz @HarperCollinsIN 😁 @rukminikumar @smrutibombay @jilpanz @HarperCollinsIN Where's the stack? 😊Author Madhuri Vijay dropped by #KitabKhana to sign copies of her latest book, '#TheFarField'. In her debut novel,… https://t.co/XjjgT9OZ36 @rukminikumar @anandarupsays Have a blast! 😊Dad, you’re between a rock and a tolerant place 🌷. #everyvotecounts by @jilpanz @HarperCollinsIN I’m a bookstore th… https://t.co/8U3dCZn1wP
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @rukminikumar @anandarupsays @N1har1kaS1ngh We look forward to seeing you 😊#SamuelJohnson was an English writer who made lasting contributions as a poet, essayist, translator and lexicograph… https://t.co/FSX2KJhVwI @rukminikumar @anandarupsays We are near Flora Fountain. Close by. Do drop by 💕
9/18
2019
Join us for a #MumbaiLocal at @kitabkhanabooks for an evening that joins the dots between science, philosophy and s… https://t.co/qQaaYlulPd
Retweeted by Kitab Khana'#FishInADwindlingLake' is a collection of #Ambai’s stories deftly #translated from Tamil by #LakshmiHolmstrom. The… https://t.co/0bj7ZmeCl4
9/17
2019
This week, our #staffreccomends 'Blue is like Blue'— #VinodKumarShukla’s brilliant #Hindi short stories translated… https://t.co/qH9BBPdHiX
9/16
2019
'Five Go Feasting: Famously Good Recipes' by food writer Josh Sutton, brings back the adventures of #TheFamousFivehttps://t.co/sLXihsBEFv#AgathaChristie is among the best-selling novelists of all time. Best known for her 66 detective novels and 14 shor… https://t.co/14XUGIoWha
9/15
2019
On this #HindiDay, revive your fondest memories of reading classics written by eminent #HindiWriters or simply add… https://t.co/k67bfHRS3m
9/14
2019
Reading is one of the most marvellous adventures one can have! Thankyou @glambler for sharing this adorable picture… https://t.co/sTr07S9qwO#RoaldDahl— author of popular children's books like '#Matilda', '#CharlieAndTheChocolateFactory' and many more, has… https://t.co/4dRlJUXmUq
9/13
2019
Due to Ganpati Visarjan, Kitab Khana has closed early today. Any inconvenience caused is sincerely regretted. #AnnouncementWe've picked #Penumbra's bookstore from ‘Mr Penumbra’s 24 Hour Book Store’ by #RobinSloan, today. A mysterious esta… https://t.co/5DScXAYGpQ
9/12
2019
#DHLawrence was one of the great modernist writers of the 20th century. His linguistic precision, mastery of explor… https://t.co/U0oc9PBq4eNoted American writer #WilliamSydneyPorter, popularly known as #OHenry, exhibited wit, wordplay and endings with a… https://t.co/sbMkmcBUCI
9/11
2019
The wait is over! '#TheTestaments' by #MargaretAtwood, has finally arrived at #KitabKhana. A sequel to Atwood's mod… https://t.co/yA9e89UhRhOn Sunday, September 15, at 11am, we are delighted to host a storytelling session to celebrate… https://t.co/msveFdbHwzAnita Agnihotri's ‘#MahuldihaDays’, translated by #KalpanaBardhan from #Bengali, is a moving story of a young civil… https://t.co/eoEj2hrbub
9/10
2019
‘Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks’ by #AnneSpence is our pick from the #StaffRecommendation l… https://t.co/jaTwOhv6C3#LeoTolstoy is among the greatest writers of all time. Creator of classics like '#WarAndPeace' and '#AnnaKarenina',… https://t.co/FNsUEKBCiA
9/9
2019
'#Help!' is a children’s lift-the-flap book based on ‘The Three Little Pigs’. It actively involves readers in the n… https://t.co/gJ8EsqCIj2
9/8
2019
@ranjithoskote @BinaShah @ruthpadel Wow! Thank you for sharing @BinaShah!Here's the latest addition to the #Fiction and #NonFicton section! Drop by #Kitabkhana this weekend to choose from… https://t.co/HsEVOQGPz6#SunilGangopadhyay, notable Bengali poet and novelist, created a series of novels around a popular children’s ficti… https://t.co/GXJ8ZNpyVh
9/7
2019
#KiranNagarkar — veteran novelist, playwright and screenwriter both, in Marathi and English, unfortunately passed a… https://t.co/2P1E7cKt09
9/6
2019
Every reader has an interesting story to tell. Thank you @EKargutkar for sharing this with us. We are glad that we… https://t.co/o4yai5DPdH
9/5
2019
Following the Booker Prize announcement, the #JCBPrizeforLiterature2019 announced its longlist this afternoon! Chec… https://t.co/cwYtTI5o3G @EllAreBee @ChronicleBooks Sorry, we don't ship. @akrgsrni @TheBookerPrizes @PenguinIndia @PenguinBooks None, sorry.We are thrilled to share our pick of '#FavouriteBookstoresFromTheBooks’ with you all. For this week, we pick… https://t.co/EaiY0lTi7W
9/4
2019
We are delighted to host Aparna Ram @cuckooforcolour and Sujata Assomul @stylesuj for the book signing of '100 Icon… https://t.co/SBARD8kTJxThe #shortlist is out! Do you see your favourite in here? Let us know which book are you looking forward to read th… https://t.co/5lLBEJTFPd‘#OneHellOfALover’ is the #Englishtranslation of #Malayalam short fiction 'Oru Bhayangara Kamukan' by Unni R. The s… https://t.co/y4IbnekH1S
9/3
2019
The wait is nearly over - there is only one day left until the #BookerPrize2019 shortlist is announced. We will be… https://t.co/nHSBCz5uN1
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaWe are excited to introduce our special list of #StaffRecommendations! This week, we chose '#Peach' by #EmmaGlass,… https://t.co/t6tuE8Ykig
9/2
2019
'Tales of India: Folk Tales from Bengal, Punjab, and Tamil Nadu' is a collection of 16 traditional tales illustrate… https://t.co/73QRs387Ok
9/1
2019
#AmritaPritam is one of the first prominent #Punjabi women poets, also a novelist and essayist. Her bold and defian… https://t.co/XrL0hxDEtg
8/31
2019
On Thursday, September 5, at 5pm, #KitabKhana would be hosting the #launch of 'The Little Book of Architecture' by… https://t.co/wSSiEl8nT1#MaryShelley wrote '#Frankenstein' – one of the most popular Gothic novels. The novel tells of a scientist who crea… https://t.co/BIzZMCAw3S
8/30
2019
Thank you #BabyBookBabbles for sharing this with us. We look forward to to add more favourite reads to your bookshe… https://t.co/jJjdAk7G4f#SalmanRushdie 's latest novel '#Quichotte' — longlisted for #TheBookerPrize2019, is an inspired take on Cervantes'… https://t.co/OaTIxtfoW0
8/29
2019
'#SexingTheCherry' by #JeanetteWinterson is a #feminist rewriting of age-old fairytales. The novel has deconstructe… https://t.co/nFXnlrbgxo
8/28
2019
In '#FatherMayBeAnElephantAndMotherOnlyASmallBasketBut…', Gogu Shyamala portrays vignettes that offer glimpses into… https://t.co/nCFO5JUfok
8/27
2019
#Kitabkhana witnessed a delightful session of stories, dreams and magic, yesterday. Smriti Rathi, author of '… https://t.co/w7pDQ5nH6F'#AnimalFarm' — #GeorgeOrwell’s satirical #classic, takes on from the failed promises of the #RussianRevolution. Wr… https://t.co/47AwIKjhsS
8/26
2019
Here are few pictures from the talk on Jai Jagat March 2020. Founders — Rajagopal P.V. and Jill Carr-Harris spoke o… https://t.co/tqYAZyhFWVDig deep to discover 'What's Inside? Discover the Secret World of Animals’ by Giulia Di Amicis, our featured… https://t.co/Mo17qTMU0u
8/25
2019
Author @sunandamehta dropped by Kitab Khana to sign copies of her latest #book — 'The Extraordinary Life and Death… https://t.co/VsBmE8FfQs'#TheDreamSeller' whips up unique fantasies for customers who visit his shop. However, when an unexpected disaster… https://t.co/ZvUriRot0D#JeanRhys was born Ella Gwendoline Rees Williams in 1890, on the island of Dominica. She is best known for her nove… https://t.co/aD1ZabizpI#JohnGreen is the award-winning author of '#LookingForAlaska', '#PaperTowns', '#TheFaultInOurStars' and many such p… https://t.co/At40iVwRBv
8/24
2019
Thank you @DanHusain for this wonderful #MumbaiLocal session at @KitabKhanaBooks. Thank you @ranjithoskote for cura… https://t.co/vNmZktVQoN
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaDanish explains the importance of literature and observation at  #MumbaiLocal with @DanHusain at @KitabKhanaBooks https://t.co/lt0AF3Qqw8
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaCan you say in the real life there is an absolute truth? We are all characters in someone's story. We approximate t… https://t.co/TFvTclmXDW
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaDanish shares with the audience the meaning of Nazm and Ghazals~ #MumbaiLocal with @DanHusain at @KitabKhanaBooks
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @DanHusain at #Kitabkhana! https://t.co/LJ7gmhYRTDDanish Husain begins his first story telling. ~ #MumbaiLocal with @DanHusain at @KitabKhanaBooks https://t.co/qhbDqmlBYI
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaFor your blind belief on me to take some precious time out and come here, I will tell you a story says @DanHusain a… https://t.co/nao1Mcc6yr
Retweeted by Kitab Khana @DanHusain opens his #MumbaiLocal session on ‘Theatre VS Storytelling - An Actor's View' at @KitabKhanaBooks curate… https://t.co/9xGTP8uyXA
Retweeted by Kitab KhanaThank you @mansizaveri for sharing these pictures with us! Love how they chose their cozy corners to read at… https://t.co/pkkW7f7Oac
8/23
2019
We received a surprise message in our inbox today. A handwritten note from a medical student — Damini, who loves re… https://t.co/3rgAQx3h6LFinance journalist, @deepaliguptaET dropped by Kitab Khana to sign copies of her new book, ‘Tata Vs Mistry: The Bat… https://t.co/buhwtPdUAh#WutheringHeights, Emily Brontë's only novel, was published in 1847 under the pseudonym "Ellis Bell". This classic… https://t.co/MtYc51sRrW
8/22
2019
'The Heart Goes Last' is one of #MargaretAtwood's brilliant dystopias that morphs into a savage, surreal adventure… https://t.co/uOoevUcYED#IsmatChugtai was one of the most powerful voices in #UrduLiterature, in the 20th century. She fearlessly took on c… https://t.co/8c0vad4IPN
8/21
2019
A Gujarat Here, A Gujarat There’ by #KrishnaSobti is about the journey of young Krishna who post-Partition makes he… https://t.co/FRovtsxdMh
8/20
2019
Join us for #MumbaiLocal with @DanHusain at @kitabkhanabooks for an evening to consummate storyteller recount his j… https://t.co/iZ1zpwJa86
Retweeted by Kitab Khana#SudhaMurthy, multi-faceted author and chairperson of the Infosys Foundation, has authored several books in Kannada… https://t.co/9KFL1w4lwc
8/19
2019
#KitabKhana is proud to host a talk on the #JaiJagatMarch with its co-founders – P. V. Rajgopal and Jill Carr Harri… https://t.co/52Hjqrv8ZhLet your #kids explore the world while adding colour to it. Go around the world and taste region-specific foods wit… https://t.co/PwinUCmiBI
8/18
2019
#VSNaipaul, Nobel Laureate, was born in Trinidad and is the eldest son of a second-generation Indian. His acclaimed… https://t.co/p1lAjmtk02
8/17
2019

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