Miscreants, Murderers, and Thieves edited by Samuel W. Reed: An anthology of crime stories

Presenting a New Release today!! Review I am not someone who likes reading crime novels. Yes, I could probably watch a murder mystery or a crime based tele/ web-series but a book is different. And, Miscreants, Murderers, and Thieves is an anthology of crime stories by thirteen emergent authors edited by Samuel W. Reed. I… Continue reading Miscreants, Murderers, and Thieves edited by Samuel W. Reed: An anthology of crime stories

Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri: Book Review

Unaccustomed Earth is a collection of stories by Jhumpa Lahiri published in 2008. The book will definitely remind you of ‘Interpreter of Maladies’. Though this collection has no story set in India. Well, as customary, Jhumpa Lahiri serves us with Bengali protagonists in America, their identity crisis, generational gap and relationship issues in the foreign land. The typecast… Continue reading Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri: Book Review

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri: Book Review

‘Interpreter of Maladies’ by Jhumpa Lahiri is a collection of nine short stories published in 1999. In 2000, Jhumpa Lahiri won the Pulitzer Award and Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award. Her next book was ‘The Namesake’ its immense popularity led to a movie adaptation as well. ‘Interpreter of Maladies’ is a collection of nine short stories. The freshness in… Continue reading Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri: Book Review