Book Reviews

Over the last twenty years Erika has written and reviewed for several International journals and newspapers. 



Arundhati Roy, The Algebra of Infinite Justice,The Observer, 7 November, 2002

Kunal Basu, The Miniaturist,The Observer, 26 January, 2003

Manju Kapur, A Married Woman,The Observer,23 February, 2003

Allan, Sealy, Brainfever Bird,The Observer, 23 March, 2003

Nada Awar Jarrar, Somewhere, Home,The Observer, 22 June, 2003

Amitava Ghosh, The Hungry Tide,The Observer, 20 June, 2004

Kunal Basu, Racists,The Observer, 29 January, 2006

Manju Kapur, Custody,The Observer, 27 February, 2011


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Nadeem Aslam, The Blind Man’s Garden,The National, 19 January, 2013

Mohsin Hamid, How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia,The National, 4 April, 2013

Shashi Warrior, The Last Hangman,The National, 16 May, 2013

Antonio Tabucchi, Indian Nocturne,The National,1 June, 2013

Jaspreet Singh, Helium,The National, 13 November, 2013

Maria Chaudhuri, Beloved Strangers,The National, 9 January, 2014

Hanif Kureishi, The Last Word,The National, 23 January, 2014

Kamila Shamsie, A God in Every Stone,The National, 10 April, 2014

Mai Al Nakib, The Hidden Light of Objects,The National, 16 April, 2014

Amjad Nasser, Land of No Rain,The National, 8 May, 2014

Kalyan Ray, No Country,The National,12 June, 2014


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Tabish Khair, The Bus Stopped, Amitav Ghosh, The Hungry Tide, Siddharh Dhanvant Sanghvi, The Last Song of Dusk,Wasafiri,Issue 44, Spring 2005

Siddharth Deb, Surface, Tarun J Tejpal, The Alchemy of Desire,Wasafiri, Issue 44, Winter 2006

Tahmima Anam, A Golden Age,Wasafiri, Issue 55, Autumn 2008

Neel Mukherji, A Life Apart,Wasafiri, Issue 63, Autumn 2010

Elleke Boehmer, Sharmilla and other Portraits, Dawn Promislow, Jewels and other Stories,Wasafiri, Issue 68, Winter 2011



Bandula Chandraratna, Mirage,Biblio, January-February, 2001

Anita Rau Badami, Hero’s Walk,Biblio,Nov-December, 2001