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The plight of Dalit Christians in Pakistan similar to other Dalit communities in all South Asian countries.

The plight of Dalit Christians in Pakistan is similar to other Dalit communities in all South Asian countries. The conspiracy of silencing them has been a major problem on part of the ruling establishment in whole of South Asia. 341 more words


How To Build Better Readers: IMHO...

By Marti Johnson

I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that just about everyone perusing this post would agree that reading is a vital part of education. 867 more words


Audiobooks as Leisure Time: Part II

by Alison Potoma

In Part I of Audiobooks as Leisure Time, I discussed considering the hours I spend in the car commuting back and forth to work leisure time. 804 more words

Children's Books

Meet book marketing expert, Deborah Sloan

REMEMBER, NOBODY BUYS A BOOK THEY HAVEN’T HEARD OF.*  Read this interview with children’s book marketing expert, Deborah Sloan, to find out how to get readers talking about and buying your books. 1,696 more words

Children's Books

The Sin Eater's Daughter & The Language Of Flowers

This is a sort-of review of the fabulous Sin Eater’s Daughter by my very lovely friend, Mel. I say sort-of review because I’m focusing on the Victorian language of flowers – which is cleverly threaded into the story – how it influenced my ideas when I first read the book and what I think it might mean now I’ve finished. 732 more words

Goodnight Boutique

Varna System and Class Struggle in Nepal, a book by Aahuti, now translated in English

A book “Nepalama varnavyavastha ra varga-sangharsha” (नेपालमा वर्णव्यवस्था र वर्गसंघर्ष” in Nepali) written by Aahuti, a noted Dalit writer is now translated in English. 274 more words

Books & Book Reviews

Audiobooks as Leisure Time: Part I

by Alison Potoma

So I was listening to NPR and…

Is there anybody else out there who finds themselves starting sentences this way? If you do, it is probable that you are a commuter. 827 more words