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Literary Agent Based in Bombay, India Email: sherna_khambatta@yahoo.co.uk #nonfiction #fiction #creativewriting #booklove #books #writing #literaryagency

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#OlgaTokarczuk uses #Nobel money to launch foundation supporting #writers and #translators https://t.co/pgWWjN3zZa‘All genocides start with hate speech’: The United Nations’ Adama Dieng on Genocide Prevention Day… https://t.co/PORG7PXnyGBeing Cyrus https://t.co/lpJrsiH0Qk via @OpenthemagTalking Location With… Amanthi Harris – #SriLanka Blog | TripFiction https://t.co/eVkPyIqvLCIndia built a visionary nationwide computer network, NICNET, but could not beat Google to the game. An excerpt from… https://t.co/F6z5CvDFgAWatch Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo receive their Nobel Prize dressed in Indian clothes https://t.co/DxwvV8Ix34 via @scroll_in #NobelPrizeShashi Deshpande: ‘Rape is an offshoot of the idea of power. Most women still remain powerless’ https://t.co/JVHwuYF205 via @scroll_inWords Without Borders December: True Crime for the Holidays https://t.co/7PhxkOeXlw via @pubperspectives
12/11
2019
@gabbyhickmon @lithub You are most welcomeRoxette singer Marie Fredriksson dies, aged 61 https://t.co/55cMeXniex #endofanera #itmusthavebeenlove #roxette #mariefredrikssonThere is no sin so great as ignorance. Remember this. ~ Rudyard Kipling, Kim https://t.co/pA8UbCGcVo
Retweeted by Sherna Khambatta“If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.” ~ #EmilyDickinson, born #OTD, 1830 https://t.co/5SMJXAHfcL
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaGet into the festive spirit with our selection of favourite Christmas reads.🎄https://t.co/iWRQRpUK1n
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaThe magic of Nasdaq years https://t.co/yqI3OSpL2y'They' beats 'the' to 2019's word of the year https://t.co/y6UNKB6vCM #wordoftheyear @fizapirani @ElectricLit you are most welcomeRevisiting #JaneAusten’s #fiction tells us she might have been pro-Brexit today https://t.co/JAIUedT1jD via @scroll_in @rukminikumar https://t.co/cYuZoEsuZQWhy Do Made-for-TV Christmas Movies Hate Working Women? @theillustrious on humour writing and her book 'Build Your… https://t.co/RM1RA8FzVAChanel Miller Reminds Us That to Heal, We Must #Forage. Her memoir of trauma and recovery makes a case for spending… https://t.co/ya6DYQw19tElectric Lit’s 15 Best #Nonfiction Books of 2019 https://t.co/tfreq7B5I5 via @electriclit #tistheseasonGet Radcliff!: The Search for Black Pulp's Forgotten Author https://t.co/IdUfXT76r2 via @CrimeReadsHow to Spend a Literary Long Weekend in #Chicago https://t.co/yWxspMyZAF via @lithubthank you for connecting @underagreyskyThe Hypocrisy of Big Business' Relationship to Cannabis by @proseb4bros https://t.co/cnrAurAP5k via @lithubSiri Hustvedt on Panpsychism’s Shifting Foundations https://t.co/4NCQXGfYo4 via @lithubHow #Berlin Reckons with Its Past Each and Every Day. @underagreysky on the Fall of the #berlinwall and Everything… https://t.co/hB7gGSnkDALit Hub Asks: 5 #Authors, 7 Questions, No Wrong Answers https://t.co/zcal0GpzAP via @lithubWhat Audre Lorde Learned in Berlin About Afro-German Identity. @gabbyhickmon Explores a Seminal Work of Global… https://t.co/rJY3jd4yFaFive Great Books About Visionary Youth by @UtterlySpurious https://t.co/XB2ssCSOUX via @bookmarksreadsFrench artist Helena Hauss' contemporary ceramics series ‘Hell Hath no Fury’ depicts a series of weapons in porcela… https://t.co/QZNnrBoWH5
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaThe Best Reviewed Books of 2019: #Poetry https://t.co/ooEyEHioL0 via @bookmarksreadsTight Breeches and Loose Gowns: Going Deep on the Fashion of #JaneAusten . @hilarydavidson Takes Us Through Regency… https://t.co/xnw5Ed35fJHere are some of the most expensive books sold in 2019. https://t.co/VnoZZhFYgh via @lithubThis is bad: Chinese “library officials” burn books that contradict party line. https://t.co/nxNaHPxSW3 via @lithubArea #bookfairy makes books into treasures for local kids, civilization not over yet. https://t.co/nPXrqdWGHt via @lithubhurtling toward the abyss #TuesdayThoughtsIf you know someone who likes history, we have 14 book suggestions for you! https://t.co/2vEdUJLUcm
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaThe effect of a no-deal Brexit on independent publishers https://t.co/fvNq6VkCFo #indiebooks #publishing #publishers #NoDealBrexitHow William Gibson Keeps His #sciencefiction Real https://t.co/CgQj8yLraLThe Pulse Glass by Gillian Tindall review – hidden histories and heirlooms. An exploration of loss and remembrance… https://t.co/yS3cRFZZnjEsther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee's journey with @Pratham_India. #PoorEconomics #nobelprize2019 #NobelPrizehttps://t.co/FHbzUlX85E
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaIdiot Wind by Peter Kaldheim review – a #roadtrip across the US https://t.co/5jy7GkSD9IReading group: Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli is our book for December. Telling the stories of child mi… https://t.co/VMgI6qxpZvAbhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer, winners of this year’s @NobelPrize in economics will donate thei… https://t.co/J9UV3YkxiQ
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaOn how Bahadur Shah Zafar reacted when British Wanted to throw some people out. Badshah Salamat replied, 'I am whe… https://t.co/VdNHA7zkVm
Retweeted by Sherna Khambatta#SeasonsGreetings “Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.” Hamilton Wright M… https://t.co/hRFu7acHHv
Retweeted by Sherna Khambatta @Tara_Deshpande Happiest Birthday!Book publicity best practices: be bold in your books, gracious in your interviews, end your readings two minutes ea… https://t.co/LjdRNhIwOD
Retweeted by Sherna Khambatta#happiness https://t.co/fCWdKQsVLFAivali: A Story of Greeks and Turks in 1922 by Soloup review – a moving #graphicnovel https://t.co/2q7pzvBFdyKate Figes obituary https://t.co/ZQz1jRp28C#TuesdayThoughts ☺️ https://t.co/NFU8AJtwBUBook prize judge alleges co-jurors did not finish reading shortlist. Lesley McDowell was one of five judges for th… https://t.co/3j8fu62OhU @SheThePeople @shinieantony @monideepawrites @KubbraSait @Shrabonti @TheKaunteyas @milanvohra @WitRachnahttps://t.co/U9ig1DxDSXWhen UR Ananthamurthy said: ‘Kannada can produce a Bertrand Russell, the language is good enough’ An excerpt from ‘… https://t.co/75AFW7wwFO#Winter #food in India is incomplete without fresh beans like cholia and averakai https://t.co/DdUQ992PBz via @scroll_in #indianfoodComparing USA and UK Amazon Charts #BestsellingBooks of 2019. Newly instituted in the UK this year, the Amazon Char… https://t.co/MRTAHNu9lpRichard Charkin: A #Publishing Christmas Carol https://t.co/TpIlWkDGfe via @pubperspectivesThe UK's 'Spirit of the North' #PorticoPrize Announces 2019 Shortlist. Saying the Portico Prize jury announces its… https://t.co/xT4gEd2krW
12/10
2019
Hello, here are some cookbooks I enjoyed this year! https://t.co/HDLVb3MZ4C
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaON WRITING CHRISTMAS CARDS Just seen your latest Facebook post, the one on how you plan to vote. I’ve crossed… https://t.co/ieZlei8VYs
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaI wrote something about essential family Christmas rituals for @Telegraph - contains talk radio, Woolworths and pap… https://t.co/XfGO1XjpkY
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaIt's the most magical time of the year, which is to say the time when mostly all I tweet is good book of the year l… https://t.co/MJraW2UCMI
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaThank you for connecting @BurntEditorialThis week's story, “Sevastopol” by Emilio Fraia, is now online. https://t.co/cerH07QmWV
Retweeted by Sherna Khambatta“We are standing up for each other, and calling out the double standards. This sense of sisterhood wasn’t there a f… https://t.co/23TabfHi0k
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaJ.P. Morgan’s List of What to Read, See, and Do in 2020 Focuses on Innovation and Transformation https://t.co/zvqAaWiI5L via @BarronsOnline10 Unconventional #travel #writing Books- https://t.co/9pJPtcqDchTalking Location With author Laura Madeleine – #Tangier Blog | TripFiction https://t.co/omQ6nt8QpW #readtheworldGalleys have arrived! Galleys have arrived! Interested in reviewing/interviewing/other type -ings for my debut mem… https://t.co/GUmeQGIUcC
Retweeted by Sherna Khambatta @fictionalsejal most welcome (and I hope I know what I’m talking about!) @fictionalsejal if I’m not mistaken it’s the Chicago manual of stylethank you for connecting @BrethertonWordsthank you for connecting @jesseRscottthank you for connecting @veryshreyasA Pixies Album in Short Story Form. Claire Rudy Foster's "Shine of the Ever" focuses on the punks, queers, and misf… https://t.co/tYRrf4Hx4kGet Ready for the 20 Most Anticipated Debuts of Early 2020 https://t.co/AvDoMsRGIg via @electriclitThe #CrimeNovels of #Christmas https://t.co/sPA249SdNu via @CrimeReadsThe Default of #American #Fiction Can No Longer Be White and Male. Nadeem Zaman on Being a South-Asian Writer in Am… https://t.co/Pqk3nYNrJwUmberto Eco on the Elusive Concept of Ugliness. Considering the Relativity of Beauty in Human History https://t.co/6fMfZ12E2i via @lithubHow Tycho Brahe Discovered a New Star with a Piece of String https://t.co/EYIz4JseJA via @lithubMy limited knowledge of meat-focused Gujarati cooking was through researching the culinary traditions of Bohra and… https://t.co/jtDEfLc6nk
Retweeted by Sherna Khambatta91 Theses on Lord Byron, Graffiti, and Bathroom Stalls. Why Are We Fascinated by the #Writing on the Wall?… https://t.co/wYXAMtF8LU @jennybhatt couldn’t agree more. she’s written one for kids too which I’ve bought for my friend’s children“Kissing seems not a great matter, in a way. And yet in one way it speaks the million things which words can’t.” J… https://t.co/7RvIaf9iNW
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaPortraits: Umberto Eco, Saul Steinberg, and Aldo Buzzi https://t.co/sjCuXYyEcmFrom the Diaries of Helen Garner: The Trials of Daily Life, c. 1979. “Memo: do not drink coffee. It engenders basel… https://t.co/C2Tl763GTxLuke Bird on Channeling the 1980s for the Cover of The Prettiest Star https://t.co/b29p9DI6gl via @lithub @jennybhatt one of my favourite reads, such an eye opener too.Curled Thyme https://t.co/zoX0LTfI3WPerhaps the World Ends Here, by Julian Brave NoiseCat | Harper's Magazine https://t.co/LkfBWgpt3N via @HarpersHOW THE MOST GRUESOME WESTERN EVER WRITTEN BECAME AN ‘UNFILMABLE’ #HOLLYWOOD LEGEND For 25 years, Cormac McCarthy’s… https://t.co/BS36TQQd1ENever Mind the Ballots: On the Unholy Interplay Between #Punk and #Brexit. @fotoole : "Mischief, mayhem, bad boys,… https://t.co/HhyWUecGpoArtist Nilanjana Nandy’s performance art project, ‘Cover Uncover’, questions the way we view the #libraryhttps://t.co/Ej31nxpkT1Frost Fair by Carol Ann Duffy review – icy perfection from a curator of cold https://t.co/PKlo8QMy4cEndland by Tim Etchells review – brilliantly horrible short stories https://t.co/mnTGEcpHqa#LibrayPlanet is a project from 2 Danish librarians @MarieeEiriksson & @clauersen hat aims to elaborate a travel gu… https://t.co/pwDcroduhk
Retweeted by Sherna KhambattaA Radical #Romance by Alison Light review – a tender but oblique #memoir https://t.co/1W3pnhGzHDThe inside story of #Germany’s biggest scandal since the Hitler diaries. The furore surrounding Der Spiegel journa… https://t.co/jkxW32xEv9
12/9
2019

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