How do you wish there was a cosmic signboard in front of you every time you were stuck on important decision-making for your child and needed guidance? Or what if there was something to help you and steer you towards the right path when you struggled with the different aspects of parenting at various stages of your child’s life? Parenting Tales by Anju Dhawan is a collection of 12 such stories that discuss the nuances of parenting uniquely and engagingly through these heartwarming tales
In the realm of contemporary literature, there exists a treasure trove of novels that transcend the ordinary, touching the deepest corners of the human soul. One such gem is Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto. Originally published in 1988, this novella has captivated readers around the world with its lyrical prose, emotional depth, and exploration of the profound connection between food, grief, and the human spirit.
Some stories run deeper than skin. They constitute the rub-offs of the trysts a person has had with life itself. The only difference is that not all of us are candid enough to share them with everyone. And if a person does that, well, there’s nothing better than that, right? Ekarat by Ajay Khullar, a collection of stories straight from the heart.
I see a kaleidoscope of possibilities; I am getting unfocused, and poof goes my mind! That is what this one did to me.
An Eerie Muffle of Crime by Nirabhra Neel, a collection of 11 thrilling short stories, which you must bookmark for your next read
Has it ever happened that you read a book which somehow decides to get into your very skin, tingling the back of your neck funnily, egging you on to dive further on into it, straight head first into experiences and narrations which may feel fiction but you wished were true. Wait or is it like, been there done that? Alas, life and its quantum physics huh? Presenting a little musing of F*** My Brain by Amir Shaheen, a collection of satire worth its weight in gold.
Want to read “Life and its playful escapades”? Yes, how about indulging in life a little bit? Come revel in the dark and the light of it through a collection of short stories titled “Nautanki Saala” by Mohua Chinappa.
Ever read a book which has tiny tales, each embedded in its own space, like a little moment encased perfectly waiting to be discovered as one of the ultimate truths of life? Potpourri by Ranjit Kulkarni is a collection of poignant short stories scattering slices of life extraordinary amidst the mundane ordinary, exploring life at arm’s length.
I dove headfirst into a vat of emotions and came back dribbling with the wisdom of the ages. Doesn’t that sound like an imaginary line?
Well, you have got to read Two Minutes to an Eclipse and Other Moments by Anshu Choudhry.
What if I told you that you had the best chef employed, yet not a soul to share that meal with? Earning millions of dollars but still being lonely? I Choose Death. Every. Fucking. Time!: A collection of short stories on Smoking, Alcoholism, Religion, Love Marriage, L*st and The IIT-IIM Corporate World by Aayush Sikhwal is a collection of refreshing new stories which pores over life and its eventualities in a refreshing new manner
You will be killed if you are an Artist!!
Aert: Excellence to be punished!
Confused? Read the book review of They by Kay Dick…