It is a story of three generations set in West Bengal, recited in three different parts of the novel. The story of Amulya Babu, Kananbala, Mr. and Mrs. Barnum is told in narrator's point of view. An uncaring husband and the confinement within four walls in a quiet neighborhood of Songarh pushes Kananbala to insanity. … Continue reading An atlas of impossible longing by Anuradha Roy: A book review.
Book review Patrick Suskind is a 20th and and early 21st century German fiction writer and playwright who is known for his reclusive nature and his aversion towards interviews and being photographed. Perfume: The story of a murderer is the story of Jean Baptiste Grenouille, an abomination and an olfactory genius. Grenouille, the tick (as … Continue reading Perfume: The story of a murderer by Patrick Suskind
Bizarre and puzzling.
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Blurb: Kafka on the Shore, a tour de force of metaphysical reality, is powered by two remarkable characters: a teenage boy, Kafka Tamura, who runs away from home either to escape a gruesome oedipal prophecy or to search for his long-missing mother and sister; and an aging simpleton called Nakata, who never recovered from a … Continue reading Kafka on the shore by Murakami : an analysis / book review (SPOILER ALERT)
Blurb: A Hydel project in the remote HImalayas- three people brought together by fate. Nanda an engineer from Kerala at the dam construction site, hiding from his past, from the law, torn between the love for his dear ones, and the kalari code of revenge. Khusru, a youth displaced from his native village in Kashmir, … Continue reading Men and Dreams in the Dhauladhar by Kochery C. Shibu : A book review!
An amazing YA novel after a long time.