Abol Tabol is a great show of the author Sukumar Ray’s craft where otherwise non-sensical text appears meaningful when read together with illustrations.
“Tomb of Sand” gives us a genuine, realistic resolution in the author’s distinctive manner, in contrast to most novels that purport to have a realistic touch with fantasy-like endings
Book- The Nutmeg’s Curse (Parables for a Planet in Crisis) Author- Amitav Ghosh Publisher- Penguin Random House, India Although the name of Amitav Ghosh evokes memories of surreal novels like The Glass Palace or the renowned Ibis Trilogy, yet The Nutmeg’s Curse brings in a box full of surprise for Ghosh’s fans. Here, Ghosh takes…
There can never truly be an ‘escape’ from the worlds we create for ourselves, and perhaps, it is fate that controls our exercise of free will as well.
“It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” This quote by Albus Dumbledore is from the first Harry Potter book- The Philosopher’s Stone, wherein he recognises Neville Longbottom‘s courage and ability to stand up to the trio. I was recently,…
What is extraordinary about Nadia is that she refused to accept her circumstances and she rose like a phoenix.
The book is about the lives and unlikely friendship between two women, generations apart, in the changing landscape of Afghanistan.
The situations and experiences of The Kite Runner look real, the reactions look natural and the consequences look authentic.