My Favourite Translated Books|International Translation Day

Today is ‘International Translation Day’ and I have prepared a list of my favourite translated books. These are from languages all around the world and I have a feeling you have picked-up and loved atlease one of these. Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami (Tr. Japanese by Philip Gabriel)– Kafka resonated with me mainlyContinue reading “My Favourite Translated Books|International Translation Day”

Book Review: A Promised Land by Khadija Mastur

I have read numerous accounts on India’s post-partition story, but none from the other side of the border. ‘A Promised Land’ is a refugee’s story, forced to leave her ancestral home and move to a refugee camp in the newly formed country, Pakistan. Sajidah arrives at the Walton Camp with her father. She has beenContinue reading “Book Review: A Promised Land by Khadija Mastur”