5 reasons why I DNF’d ‘Moonrise from the Green Grass Roof by Vinod Kumar Shukla’

Moonrise from the Green Grass Roof Author: Vinod Kumar Shukla Publisher: Harper Perennial Genre: Literary Fiction Blurb (as on Goodreads): There were a hundred games the children played with the sky. Each question that arose in a child’s mind was a game. ‘Where is the moon?’ they asked if they woke up in the middleContinue reading “5 reasons why I DNF’d ‘Moonrise from the Green Grass Roof by Vinod Kumar Shukla’”

Book Review: A Horse Walks Into A Bar by David Grossman

A Horse Walks into a Bar Author: David Grossman Publisher: Penguin Genre: Literary Fiction (Israel) Winner: The Man Booker International Prize, 2017 Blurb (as on Goodreads): The setting is a comedy club in a small Israeli town. An audience that has come expecting an evening of amusement instead sees a comedian falling apart on stage;Continue reading “Book Review: A Horse Walks Into A Bar by David Grossman”

Book Review: The Gospel of Yudas by K.R. Meera

The Gospel of Yudas Author: K.R. Meera Publisher: Hamish Hamilton (Penguin Books) Genre: Adult fiction, Regional Literature Blurb (as on Goodreads): Young and impressionable, Prema is deeply infatuated with Yudas, the enigmatic man who dredges corpses from the bottom of the nearby lake. Longing to be rescued from the tyranny of her father, a formerContinue reading “Book Review: The Gospel of Yudas by K.R. Meera”