• Home
  • Memoirs
  • Download e-book for iPad: A Scrapbook of Memories by Ashok Chopra

Download e-book for iPad: A Scrapbook of Memories by Ashok Chopra

By Ashok Chopra

ISBN-10: 9351770958

ISBN-13: 9789351770954

ISBN-10: 9352641124

ISBN-13: 9789352641123

A rollercoaster journey via Indian publishing for almost 40 years, Ashok Chopra has been liable for publishing the various largest names in India: Khushwant Singh, Shobhaa De, Dom Moraes, Dominique Lapierre and Larry Collins are a part of his illustrious checklist. during this candid and vibrant memoir, Chopra brings his lengthy event to provide an explanation for what works and what does not within the Indian industry: Why do a little books final whilst others do not? Is there a profitable formulation for publishers and writers? What do readers in India wish? How does one fee textbooks and reference courses? What should still one do approximately bans and censorship? and the way is the industry protecting up within the age of e-books and electronic readers? whereas going into the economic elements of publishing, he doesn't put out of your mind the human tales. Be it sourcing manuscripts, chasing megastar authors like Dilip Kumar and Anupam Kher, scoring old offers within the cut-throat international of publishing or coping with egotists, eccentrics and windbags, Chopra's adventures and ordeals are unfailingly exciting. If he celebrates the hits (the runaway good fortune of Freedom at nighttime, for instance), he doesn't pass over the misses (such as Shalimar, the e-book in line with the motion picture, one of many greatest flops of Indian publishing). alongside the best way, he recounts scandalous episodes, tales of untamed events and extravagant booklet occasions on warships and boats. jam-packed with rip-roaring revelations and sincere recollections, this is often the definitive tale of English-language publication publishing in India - tracing its trip from the winding lanes of Daryaganj in New Delhi to the glamour of high-profile publication launches.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Scrapbook of Memories PDF

Best memoirs books

Download e-book for kindle: Time Capsule—1944: A Story of World War II by Myron C. Peterson

While the US was once attacked in December 1941, many younger males have been drafted, given a number of months of educating, and despatched off to struggle in a battle that looked as if it would haven't any finish. In Time Capsule—1944, one wrestle rifleman stocks his own tale. In northern Italy in 1944, of the twelve males in an infantry rifle squad, ten have been simply nineteen years old—and all draftees who had by no means sooner than noticeable wrestle motion.

Citações de Salazar (Portuguese Edition) - download pdf or read online

António de Oliveira Salazar, personalidade que marcou a História portuguesa do século XX, liderando uma ditadura durante várias décadas, continua a ser, muitos anos passados sobre o seu falecimento, odiado ou idolatrado por grande parte dos portugueses, sendo raro quem não tenha uma opinião uniqueness e emotiva sobre a doutrina e obra de Salazar.

Download e-book for kindle: JoJo It's All About Me by JoAnn Lloyd Fichtner

This can be a actual tale a couple of little woman starting to be up with a loving kin in a small city known as Lebanon, Pennsylvania. Her adolescence goals of turning into a dancer, her love of musical theater and the way she spun her net via labor and resolution to make that dream come actual. the tale starts off whilst she is 3 years to twenty-one years younger.

New PDF release: The Last Aloha

He used to be a scientist; she was once a writer/actor. jointly they discovered humanism and feminism and commenced their activist existence. touring the area on their lonesome, they'd adventures most folk come across in simple terms in videos. devoted to each other, whilst dementia struck him, he opted for an outstanding dying, and she or he used to be at his aspect.

Extra resources for A Scrapbook of Memories

Sample text

Download PDF sample

A Scrapbook of Memories by Ashok Chopra


by Jason
4.4

Rated 4.68 of 5 – based on 22 votes