KNOCK! KNOCK! – A child’s quest turns into a wonderful adventure that literally unfolds, step by step, into a building full of life. Knock! Knock! is book architecture at its inspired best.

CREATION – Gond master Bhajju Shyam brings together myths of origins, transformation and ending in ten stunning and sequential images in this sumptuous handmade book.

BETWEEN MEMORY AND MUSEUM – A radical, visual perspective on museum studies — where the gaze is reversed, and the museum’s subjects reflect on the institution.

I LIKE CATS – A gallery of irresistible feline characters from some of the best-known tribal and folk artists of India.

8 WAYS TO DRAW AN ELEPHANT – A happy introduction of eight different Indian folk and indigenous art styles to children.

THE BOY WHO SPEAKS IN NUMBERS – A brilliant, poignant and darkly humorous fable about children in wartime, set in a Sri Lankan refugee camp.


Find our newest titles and the rest of our list in our 2013-2014 catalogue.

Check out this new feature, ‘Explore the Book’, an information and activity sheet that comes with our new titles.

Watch more short films on the book and the arts in our new media gallery.

Read the new blog - a reflection upon our blossoming relationship with Korea

Also available: the flukebook – a handmade notebook that’s uniquely random by design.



Looking for design experience with Tara Books? Residency opportunities for graphic designers open from February 2016. Contact for details!

Winner of a 2014 London Book Fair Publishing Industry Excellence Award

Tours of our Book Craft Workshop now available by appointment.
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Our space in Chennai Book Building is open. Come explore and enjoy a 20% in-house discount on our books, stationery and prints.
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