Category Archive: Tamil

  • One of the most beautiful things about reading (and we all can agree) is that it allows you to see the world through different lenses. Today, we get an excellent opportunity with The Goddess in the Living Room—a collection of 14 short stories told from the perspectives of Tamil women in Singapore, bringing to light […]

  • There’s nothing like a good romance novel, or three! Our mother tongue librarians have come together to recommend a few books to us in the name of love 😜. Pick one up, or recommend one to a friend! அபரஞ்சி (Abaranji) by பூம்பாவை Source: http://po.st/sci9zL First up, we have Abaranji, a story about a girl who […]

  • Struggled to get through the week? We spend most of our time at work or school and the challenges can really drain our energy. Here are three motivational Tamil books to help overcome these challenges and improve our lives. 1. வேலைக்கு போகாதீர்கள் ! எந்த வேலையையும் இனிமையாக்கும் மந்திர புத்தகம் (Do not go to work! The magic […]

  • With a SEA Write Award, Cultural Medallion, several literary awards, 57 books, over 400 short stories and 80 plays to his name, J. M. Sali is a well-known writer in the Tamil literary scene. Source: http://po.st/FP4cZ2 Born in Madras, India in 1939 to a betel leaf seller and his housewife, Sali was invited to Singapore […]