Monday, August 13, 2012

Story Extraordinaire

In The Hindu, a write-up on our launch of A Quiet Courage says:

As expected, the hall at C.P.R. Environmental Education Centre, where the audio book was launched, was packed. And it was also filled with laughter, a defining feature of the Devadoss’ marriage. After receiving the first copy of the audio book from former Governor of West Bengal Gopalkrishna Gandhi, N. Ram, director, Kasturi & Sons, and former Editor-In-Chief, The Hindu, spoke about what made the couple tick and in the process narrated humorous anecdotes culled from his long and deep friendship with them. Ram called them “the most extraordinary ordinary couple”. After Ram finished his speech, Manohar Devadoss chipped in with an account of how a young Ram once helped him carry Mahema over three flights of stairs. 

Read the entire piece here!