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Excerpts from The Suicide Pact

#YoungAdultFiction The Suicide Pact is a confessional journal of a young girl in a boarding school in South India and her ultimately …

Why I Love Reading Classics

In this personal essay titled “Why I Read Classics,” the author discusses the works of Jane Austen, Charlotte Bronte and Thomas Hardy …

Book Review of "The Spy: A Novel About Mata Hari"

Author: Paulo CoelhoPublisher: Vintage InternationalYear of Publishing: 2017 “I am a woman who was born at the wrong time and nothing can …

Retelling of a Popular Story: The Luncheon

This piece is a retelling of “The Luncheon,” the iconic short story by William Somerset Maugham. I caught sight of him two …

https://theblahcksheep.com/innocent-sometimes-the-murderer-is-the-victim/

Written in Hinglish, ‘Innocent’ is an engaging courtroom drama about a man who kills his wife but pleads innocent. Despite all evidence …

By drmakete lab on Unslpash

Set in 34th Century Mumbai, Genetricks follows Junior Officer Savitri Bigule from the Mumbai Genetic Crimes Bureau (MGC) as she tries to …

India to Pakistan: An Analysis of 2 Powerful Short Stories

Story One: Ismat Chugtai’s Lihaaf About the Author  The celebrated masterpiece ‘Lihaaf’ by Ismat Chughtai is a work of art that examines …

THE MEMORY POLICE

August is celebrated in the literary world as Women In Translation Month, a much awaited time when book bloggers, publishers, passionate bookworms all get on board to talk about, promote and review works of translated.