December 11, 2014 in Books (F)
[prMac.com] Bangalore, India - The long awaited Dr. Kalyan Kankanala's short stories of blind protagonists has been released. Entitled, How Many Are These?, the anthology includes interesting encounters of visually disabled persons in India. Drawn from true experiences, the stories give a flavour of social and institutional responses to the blind in the Indian context.
Talking about his book, Dr. Kalyan said, "I thoroughly enjoyed writing How Many Are These?, and am looking forward to feedback and reviews. In addition to the entertainment component, the stories have important messages about the blind, which I hope will make an impact on the reader and bring about change in the typical Indian mind set. I am thankful to all my friends, and especially The Cane Foundation, for encouraging me to author this work."
Dr. Kalyan Kankanala has announced that all proceeds from the book will go the Cane Foundation, a charitable trust founded to fight disability in all forms. The book will shortly be available in audio book format for the benefit of the disabled. More details of the work, and sample stories are available on Dr. Kalyan Kankanala's website.
The book is available in both eBook and paper back formats across the world. In eBook format, the book is available on IBooks, Barnes and Noble, Kindle, Kobo and SmashWords. It is also available on scribbed and oyster. The paper back version of the book is available on Amazon for international readers, and on pothi for people in India. It will shortly be available on FlipKart and other online/physical stores.
Dr. Kalyan Kankanala manages the largest new age Intellectual Property Firm, BananaIP Counsels, headquartered at Bangalore, India. In addition to helping clients maximize business value from intellectual assets, Kalyan also consults for United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), and teaches at premier institutions such as National Law School of India University, Bangalore, and Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2014 Dr. Kalyan Kankanala. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.