A Book Review

“A Burning” by Megha Majumdar

Deftly written, deeply relevant, this is a brave new novel that captures the realities of contemporary India.

Megha Majumdar’s debut novel A Burning is literally setting the world ablaze with its rave reviews. The praise is so universal that I hesitated a bit before opening its pages. What if…



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Shades Of Words

California based culture blogger, obsessive & compulsive reader, globetrotter. Day job in technology. Writes at https://shadesofwords.com/!