On Man Bookers Prize 2015 shortlist

The shortlist of 2015 The Man Bookers’ Price for the fiction category has been announced with the usual fanfare. Historically, it was only reserved for Commonwealth countries but this is second year of it including all writers writing in English. That means it is the second year for American Authors to also compete with who’s…

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Book Review: The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

In recent past , I have not read a book with greater patience than the Jhumpa Lahiri’s latest, the Lowland. Its an achievement to write a fast paced thriller, its a greater achievement to write a book which makes readers to slow down, think about the events, analysis the chapter before moving on, replay each…

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Book Review: Disgrace

Recommended by the fellow¬†traveler few months back, Disgrace is the fiction novel written by J.M Coetzee in 1999. Coetzee, South African writer, won Booker’s prize for this book followed by Nobel price in Literature in 2004. I was little bit disappointed when this book arrived through courier, mostly because of size of the book (220…

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