Category: Literature

The bookseller of Kabul and book recommendations for bibliophiles

December 19, 2018 No Comments

Experience at the bookfair: I recently visited the Coimbatore Book Fest which is held yearly once at Codissia. They had an impressive collection of new/secondhand Tamil and English books. One of the first books that caught my attention while I was there was The Bookseller of Kabul and it felt like I stumbled upon a […]

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Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka : A hundred year old German classic

December 19, 2018 5 Comments

Metamorphosis is said to be one of the most famous and also greatest short story in the history of literary fiction. Franz Kafka The author of this short story, Franz Kafka was a German-language writer of several novels and short stories. Only a few of his works were published during his lifetime, all his unfinished […]

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World war 2 Historical Fiction book recommendations

December 19, 2018 4 Comments

Historical fiction novels are my favorite genre when it comes to reading. I love getting lost in the time zone and historical setting while reading them. It is one of those surreal experiences wherein while I’m reading the book I totally forget about what is going on around me. These gripping stories of endurance get […]

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I am Malala : The story of the girl who stood up for education by Malala Yousafzai , Christina Lamb

December 19, 2018 12 Comments

A MEMOIR BY THE YOUNGEST RECIPIENT OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE This is the story of how Malala Yousafzai stood tall, refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. I AM MALALA is a remarkable portrayal of a strong, determined girl and her supportive family who played a pivotal role in supporting […]

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