Unwind Judging a book by its title: Some literary manoeuvres to catch the reader’s eye Updated : February 12, 2020 04:11 PM IST Gone are the days when you could call your novel simply by the name and actions of its protagonist. Some writers go to the other extreme and simply choose a letter of the alphabet. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.