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Once upon a time by the sea there was a story - and another and another - and some wandered into these pages to make up a city.

So meet among others a travel guide who falls for a French tourist a rice merchant with Kollywood dreams a god whose editor proves elusive a portly musical lawyer caught in a noir plot and a man in search of family in the Great Madras Flood.

Find yourself among other places in Town at that gastronomic oxymoron the Udipi cafe in Velachery looking for pot or maybe for love on Kaanum Pongal day all across Madras even in a fast car on East Coast Road fleeing the city - till it lures you back with its lovely lies.

It's all here: the salt in the breeze the eternal summer the swing of the sea.

It's Madras on your mind.

9789351775720
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Madras on My Mind: A City in Stories

ISBN: 9789351775720
₹350


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  • ISBN: 9789351775720
  • Author: Viraraghavan Chitra/Shastri Krishna
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
  • Pages: 224
  • Format: Paperback

Book Description



Once upon a time by the sea there was a story - and another and another - and some wandered into these pages to make up a city.

So meet among others a travel guide who falls for a French tourist a rice merchant with Kollywood dreams a god whose editor proves elusive a portly musical lawyer caught in a noir plot and a man in search of family in the Great Madras Flood.

Find yourself among other places in Town at that gastronomic oxymoron the Udipi cafe in Velachery looking for pot or maybe for love on Kaanum Pongal day all across Madras even in a fast car on East Coast Road fleeing the city - till it lures you back with its lovely lies.

It's all here: the salt in the breeze the eternal summer the swing of the sea.

It's Madras on your mind.

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