Ministry of Utmost Happiness

A patchwork of too many narratives carefully put together, Arundhati Roy’s Ministry of Utmost Happiness is a heavy duty paradise for deep thinking readers. An array of characters and how their lives are intertwined in different layers will leave you on the edge of recurring emotions. The book starts with Anjum growing up to discoverContinue reading “Ministry of Utmost Happiness”

I am Malala

Let me start this one with few quotes from the book to take you closer to to this biography. “I come from a country which was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday.” “Peace in every home, every street, every village, every country – this is my dream. Education forContinue reading “I am Malala”

After Dark- Haruki Murakami

This is the first book that introduced me to the works of the Japanese author, Haruki Murakami. For starters, After Dark will linger in your memories. In your mind. It has been 4 years that I read the book and the moods that were presented in the different chapters make me wonder about the wayContinue reading “After Dark- Haruki Murakami”

Emma by Jane Austen

Now this book do not really need an introduction, does it? But still, for few who do, this is a revolutionary piece written by Jane Austen. A little backstory here, I was never fond of classics. There was an instant irritation every time somebody told me how fondly he or she read them. This all happenedContinue reading “Emma by Jane Austen”

The Palace of Illusions

I am not really a fan of keeping up with the trend of reading only the famous works. Most of the readers would relate to that. This one when it was released there was a whole new wave of retelling myths through the voices of the unvoiced characters. Well sort of! A mythology enthusiast, IContinue reading “The Palace of Illusions”