Padma Bhushan Qurratulain Hyder: An influential Urdu storyteller – #BlogchatterA2Z One of the most important Indian voices of the twentieth century.
Meet Philip Ó Ceallaigh , who has spent his childhood pretty much in solitary in the company of books and his youthful years travelling in Eastern Europe doing variety of jobs and developed his story writing with the capital of experience you have gathered while traveling.
Many times, you are so engrossed in the story that you are almost living with the characters from the story. However, as you reach the climax storyteller pulls out the smartest trick of revealing something shocking which will twist the entire story. Today’s storyteller is a master of such surprises, O. Henry.
Have you ever got attracted to fantasy, horror and ironic humor at the same time? Then, my friends, you should definitely check out Neil Gaiman, the master of contemporary fiction.
For day 13 of #BlogchatterA2Z, I would like to introduce you to a fiery Dnyanapeeth of India. Mahasweta Devi is a legendary Bengali storyteller and a political, socio-economical activist. I am putting her Bitter Soil story collection in my TBR. to know more about it, check this link.
Lydia Davis: Master of her own form – #BlogchatterA2Z
Kevin Barry: a king of the language kingdoms – #BlogchatterA2Z
“Jhumpa Lahiri is the kind of writer who makes you want grab the next person you see and say “Read this!” She’s a dazzling storyteller with a distinctive voice, an eye for nuance, an ear for irony. She is one of the finest short story writers I’ve read” – Amy Tan
My today’s author is Jhumpa Lahiri
While East India Company were busy in clutching the power across India, Ivan Turgenev was writing fantastic stories about the Russian society. I find this collection as a window to the 19th-century Russian society and I am eager to know about it more than the wiki pages tell us.
I head out to Crossword to window-shop with my friend. She picked up couple of books and just before we get to the counter, I met Homen Borgohain in form of a beautiful hardbound story collection and I took him home with me. Come let’s know this Assamese Living Legend together…
The author I am choosing for the alphabet G writes his all stories about people, their lives and choices they make while leading their lives. I want you to meet Mr. George Saunders from Texas USA.
Come let’s try to understand surreal realism from the master himself, Franz Kafka, whose writing is an inspiration for many like Gorge Orwell. #BlogchatterA2Z