A frank attempt to turn my thoughts into words - the only consistent thing about them is that they're what interests me currently.
Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Introducing Tender Leaves
[Here's what I've been up to for the last few months. Pliss to pass on to your Pune based friends.]
It’s more than just a library
Introducing Tender Leaves – a unique book rental service that delivers books to your offices. What’s more - you can read at your own pace. There are no due dates, no late fees.
Books for You. Delivered to You.
Hand-picked recommendations and must-read lists to help you choose from thousands of books in English and Telugu across 43 categories. Based on your wishlist, books will be delivered at your office, Monday to Friday. When you are done reading, you can return the books by dropping them in the drop-box at your office. As soon as your books are received, your next shipment of books gets automatically scheduled.
With a combined experience of over 20 years, the founders B V Harish Kumar and Sudarshan Purohit have worked in IT companies like Persistent Systems, Infosys, BMC Software and Intuit. Sudarshan has also translated Hindi pulp fiction novels into English. Their passion for books brought them together.
Libraries were never so convenient and cool
Free Delivery of books all over Pune
No Due Dates. No Late Fees
Thousands of books in English and Telugu (Hindi, Marathi and Bengali coming soon)
Reviews and Ratings to help you choose books
Win badges and goodies for reading
Choose a subscription plan that suits you best
Plans starting at Rs. 200/- per month. Attractive discounts on half-yearly and annual plans.
Secure online payment using CCAvenue – India’s leading payment gateway. Or pay by cheque.
My writing tries to do the one thing I'd like to be able to do : Express emotion in the restricted vocabulary of language. Besides that, I find I'm an outsider to the human world, constantly trying to catch and analyze thinking patterns, adding them to my psyche when I can.