|Publisher:||The Times Group Books|
About the Book :
For years, million of Indian readers have woken up on Friday morning and eagerly turned to the column, Jugular Vein, to savour Jug Suraiya’s latest offering. Hilarious, poignant, satirical, witty, occasionally philosophical and always enormously entertaining, Suraiya’s columns have acquired a devout fan following. A compilation of 102 of his favourite pieces, personally chosen by Suraiya, Just Jugglery showcases the best of Jugular Vein. Join him as he blissfully bumbles through Gurgaon and diverse parts of the world, taking well-deserved potshots and self- deprecatory digs. It’s a journey guaranteed to put you in good humour. Go ahead, make your day.
Described by Khushwant Singh as India’s Art Buchwald, Jug Suraiya is best known for the popular satirical column Jugular Vein, which appears every week in The Times of India. He has also written extensively on philosophical, social, literary and political themes. Together with artist Neelabh Banerjee, he is the co-creator of the comic strip, Duniya ke Neta, which appears in The Times of India. He also collaborates with cartoonist Ajit Ninan in a twice-weekly cartoon, Like That Only which also features in The Times of India. He lives in Gurgaon with his wife Bunny and Mili the street dog who’s adopted them.