Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro | Book Review

There is dystopia and then there is ‘Never Let Me Go’ by Kazuo Ishiguro. This book categorized as dystopian science fiction was published in 2005 and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. That’s quite a burden to hold, plus a star-studded movie based on the book. I had read ‘Klara and the Sun’ by Ishiguro … Continue reading Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro | Book Review

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood | Book Review

Dystopia in ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is way harder to read than the one in ‘1984’ by George Orwell because as a female reader, the thrust of ‘dystopia’ cascades over to the women in this book. Frankly, ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ haunts you like no other horror. I kept asking myself after every chapter, if this was … Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood | Book Review