Feb. 26, 2013
-- Fans of the Shiva Trilogy can pick up the first copies of Amish’s latest book ‘Oath of the Vayuputras’
during the launch at Crossword, Kemps Corner
on Tuesday, 26th February 2012 at 9:00 pm. Crossword is the only store in India to release the book to the public at the time of the launch. Amish’s eagerly anticipated 3rd book in the Shiva Trilogy, has already received 3,50,000 number of pre booked copies.
The Shiva Trilogy is a compelling, fictional tale of a Tibetan tribal called Shiva, whose adventures nearly 4000 years ago, morphed into the mythical legends of the Hindu God Shiva. The first 2 books of the Shiva Trilogy (The Immortals of Meluha & The Secret of the Nagas) have sold more than a million copies within a short period of two-and-a-half years. The ‘Oath of the Vayuputras’, the last book in the trilogy, is releasing with an unprecedented print run of 5,00,000 copies.
Published by one of the leading publishing house, Westland Ltd, the ‘Oath of the Vayuputras’ is priced at Rs. 350/-
About Crossword Bookstores:
Crossword is India’s leading bookstore chain, which has pioneered the lifestyle bookstore concept in India. It was ranked the 6th most admired retailer in India by Business World for the year 2006 and was the only book retailer in the top 10.Crossword won the Reid & Taylor Award for Best Retailer of the year – Leisure & Specialty at the India Retail Summit 2005, 2007 & 2009. It won the Retailer of the Year Award - Leisure (Books, Music and Gifts Category) at the Images Retail Awards 2005 & 2007.Crossword received the Federation of Indian Publishers Award for excellence in Publishing for the year 2004 on 18th June 2005 at the hands of ShriArjun Singh, Minister of Human Resource Development.