Ten-Second Takeaway

Underground Bookhouse and Library in Bandra is having a massive weekend sale of novels, zines, art magazines and posters – so if you love book sales head there right away.

What’s It About?

Set up just a few months back, Bombay Underground is a private bookstore that also doubles up as a library in a small garage in the bylanes of Bandra – by the same people who started off Dharavi Art room – Himanshu S and Aqui Tham. They’re back with a massive sale with 30% to 50% off on books, zines, art magazines, posters and even a bake sale – books will be selling for as less as INR 30.

What Can You Expect


Recently published independent work, their in-house zines, old classics, handmade posters et al. We’ve been told exciting stuff is up for grabs like their recent The Period Book which talks about women’s monthly visitor – periods. Apart from the popular authors like Irvine Welsh, Virginia Woolf, George Orwell, Indian authors will be up at display as well as books on social theory, philosophy to biographies.

You can also buy handmade notebooks, stationary and more. Basically it is a book lovers personal heaven.

So, We’re Saying…

Two words. Book sale. Do you need another reason? Go on and show some support to people who’ve set up this space purely out of their love for books.

Timings: 4 November, 5 November and 6 November, 3pm to 9pm

Photos: Athul Prasad/LBB