Her must-read book is The God of Small Things, which brought her fame and popularity. This novel has a consistent reference the major historical events like The Second World War, Swadeshi Movement, The partition of India and many more. You can help by with entries. In order to free himself from the clutches of social and financial misery, he indulges in the negative and shady activities and is unapologetic about them as he pompously justifies them. A story around an Air officers wife, who tries to know what happens behind the closed gates and how she gets involved into a complex puzzle that she will have to solve by herself. Train to Pakistan by Kushwant Singh Based on the time of partition, the story revolves around a village on the border in Punjab, where time-table is set with the passage of trains. This is how she is commonly perceived.
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Through her trilogy, she has tried to show how the epic tale of Mahabharata would have unfolded if the physical limitations of our present world were applied to it. The Ibis starts from Calcutta carrying indentured servants and convicts destined for Mauritius, but runs into a storm and faces a mutiny. . A clean novel which makes one realizes the value of heritage and culture, no matter where you are. Meena Kandasamy is a poet, novelist and an activist all rolled into one. While there is the sense that sex sells and so must be written, it is not at all the case with Sreemoyee, who makes an honest effort to bring to light the pressure placed on a woman to curb her sexual desires in a society that is oppressive.
Swami and Friends by R. He is perhaps best-known for his book Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto, which upon its publication in 1969 generated unprecedented attention to Indian issues. He then shifts base to Bangalore, starts own business with the stolen money and becomes well-to-do. For some, America is a bewildering and alienating place where coworkers can't pronounce your name but will eagerly repeat the Sanskrit phrases from their yoga class. Swaraj by Arvind Kejriwal Swaraj means self rule and this book is written by a man who changed the face of Indian politics.
This is written in the post independence, post partition era. We also aim to save your shopping time, fuel costs and energy by curating a list of best-selling Products and Services in India and linking them to Trusted e-commerce sites proving best prices. The novel explains how four strangers come together. Indira Goswami was a well-known author who won the Sahitya Akademi award as well as the Jnanpith award. Having garnered over 11,000 Facebook followers, Baramulla Bomber was subsequently given a print-run and launch in 2013.
The political predisposition is also vividly expressed through this text as the novel says about caste, class and discrimination. Being an ambitious person, he learns to drive cars and becomes a chauffeur. The book was short-listed for the Booker Prize award in 1999. It all begins when it comes to name their son and how they name him with an old fashioned traditional name, that later shape many aspects of his life in the later years. The story revolves around Sakeem Sinai, who was born at the stroke of midnight when India got her independence and later as he grows, how he feels himself linked to almost everything that happens with his native country. With such an account as its background, this book is narrated in a dark yet hilarious way.
There are several books which match and describe our past and present. She also has some wonderful insights on historical events that she beautifully portrays through her works. The main theme of the novel includes, migration, living between the past and present and between two different worlds. That is a comprehensive task and one that Udayshankar achieves with distinction. A dashing James Bond takes down his eccentric villains to save the world from a deadly attack; a rugged Jason Bourne avenges himself in a high-speed chase through the narrow streets and jagged rooftops of Tangier. Her must-read book is The Hope Factory, which was number one on Amazon India.
Seuss's 44 books have been translated into 21 languages, selling more than 500 million copies. Her first novel Love Medicine won her the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1984, and would set the stage for her later work, The Plague of Doves, which was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize. Indian thriller authors are gaining momentum. These striking experiences have prompted Bhasin to explore the themes of fanaticism and terrorism in The Terrorist and The Avenger. In the novel, Lahiri explains how parents impose on children their thoughts and believes and at times, children find it embarrassing when they are grown up. The power in her books lies not in the extraordinary, but in her simple approach that is not at all pretentious and is easy to relate to. It is basically a story that depicts the Indian culture where parents seek suitable alliances for their daughters and sons.