Press Coverage

Media Coverage and Reviews for ‘Mother Pious Lady’

Business Standard Review

The neutral observer Vanita Kohli-Khandekar | 2010-03-12 01:30:00 Status match for very pretty, very fair, Brahmin girl. Decent marriage, father government servant, mother pious lady. Just in case you wondered about the title of the book, that ad is what appears on the cover page. It sets the tone and tenor of the book. If, like… Read more »

Crest, TOI Review

Middle-class cameos Pankaj Butalia, TOI Crest, Mar 13, 2010, 12.01pm IST   In the journey from our nondescript pasts into an ever-hurtling future, we often miss a turn and lose track of who we were and where we came from. We seek a mirror that stands outside the moment, that combines the sociologist’s method with… Read more »

India Today – Video

Link to video on India Today coverage of Book Launch.

Financial Express Review

Making perfect sense Renuka Bisht Posted online: Mar 07, 2010 at 2305 hrs Are you middle class? Yes, if you remember getting your shoes resoled or trooping across to neighbours to watch Chitrahaar on their TV set, if the purchase of a pressure cooker or a Sumeet mixie was once an event of some note… Read more »