A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read]


A Town Like Ours

A Town Like Ours Download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB St sister Rukmini Of the temple priest one time servant of the red eyed Pingakshi who birthed the town's new divinity Sugandha EnterprisesIn her seventh novel Kavery Nambisan takes us again with great sensitivity and fierce clarity into the heart of rural and small town India and into the lives of everyday people where everything is extraordinary. Hauntingly brilliant This is the only book I ve read than once Kavery Nambisan has the incredible power of getting inside the minds of different people She takes us to a rural setting shows us the surface and then shows us what s really happening underneath And it is mesmerizing

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A Town Like Ours Download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ories Of Saroja and Sampathu unlikely lovers and parents who have both fled scenes of murder Of Kripa and Manohar the childless couple discovering something new about each other after long years of marriage Of Lectric Mamu injured by the infidelity of the one woman who is immune to his charms Of Gundumani the boy with the crooked leg and his almo. A little than halfway through and I m done with A Town Like Ours It starts off brilliantly and the writing is amazing full of details and colour But after a while the narrative sagged reading became an effort This shouldn t have been the case Nambisan is an accomplished acclaimed novelist and even in this novel you can see why There are startling sentences that leap out and delight But as a whole the novel doesn t work Perhaps the all knowing voice of our narrator is too smart too sophisticated for us to believe itMaybe I don t know What I know is that I did not find any reason to continue after half the novel

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A Town Like Ours Download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Pingakshipura where the water runs a poisonous black and the hair on every child's head is white And yet it is a village turned town like any other in India where every life hides a story Reclining on her thin mattress in a room at the corner of the temple Rajakumari retired whore and long time resident of the town shares with us some of these st. A town like ours is a about Pingakshipura a fiction town in Karnataka a state in the South of IndiaThe story is narrated by Rajakumari a retired sex worker of the town and she narrates the story infusing her personal experiences She laments the progress and misses the good old village it once was and she also misses her younger selfThe pace of the book is leisurely just like a small town and you feel like you re sitting with an elderly lady who is narrating you the storyI loved the layered narrative and the descriptive writing The flow was a little uneven here and there and it also dragged in some placesThe characters are an eclectic bunch each having their own share of joys sorrows and secrets They re introduced in a amusing way and here is where Nambisan s writing shinesRajakumari s sarcasm was on point and her observations made you chuckle and sometimes make you feel a little subdued because of her so in your face realityI felt the book to be a little unfinished the ending felt rushed and it also left me with a lot of uestionsI wished Pingakshipura was real It s worth visiting once like having a dosa or two and a coffee at Paro s and relishing the sweets at Dignity4

  • Paperback
  • 242
  • A Town Like Ours
  • Kavery Nambisan
  • English
  • 14 September 2018
  • 9789383064007

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  1. says: Free download È PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kavery Nambisan A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read]

    A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Kavery Nambisan ↠ 6 Characters Read A Town Like Ours It took me a long time to read this bookI had to take breaks in between just to let my heart let go of all the sadness that sat heavily on it after each reading sessionThe narrative is engrossing and is told in the world weary voice of Raajalakshmi a member of the oldest profession on earth as she views the little town of

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    Read A Town Like Ours A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] 'A town like ours' is a about Pingakshipura a fiction town in Karnataka a state in the South of IndiaThe story is narrated by Rajakumari a retired sex worker of the town and she narrates the story infusing her personal experiences She

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    A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Free download È PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kavery Nambisan Read A Town Like Ours Pingakshipura is being brought to life by Rajakumari a harlot whose personal experiences about almost everything under the sun fuels this narration As she sits in her room reminiscing about her beauty and past glory she can't help but take a peek at what is going on right outside her windowA few families are br

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    Read A Town Like Ours A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Free download È PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kavery Nambisan I'm in love with her writing I'm a person who skips through descriptions but her descriptions are too beautiful to skip I feel like I have been to the town of Pingakshipura her words have made the town come alive

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    Free download È PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kavery Nambisan A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] I finished this a few days earlier and forgot to update hereRight after reading the first few pages of Kavery Nambisan’s A Town like Ours I dreaded having to read it further lest I finish it and step out from the magic of the world that the author so evocatively fleshes out The first pages of the book and I knew it had me smitten and at pains to wonder why majority of Indian readers are not even aware of th

  6. says: A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Free download È PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kavery Nambisan Read A Town Like Ours

    Free download È PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kavery Nambisan A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] A little than halfway through and I'm done with A Town Like Ours It starts off brilliantly and the writing is amazing full of details and colour But after a while the narrative sagged reading became an effort Th

  7. says: A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Free download È PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kavery Nambisan Kavery Nambisan ↠ 6 Characters

    A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Read A Town Like Ours Acute observation and reflection Kavery has portrayed the everyday life of average Indian social animals with such wonderful dexterity and blunt honesty that one cant help pausing and reflecting on trivial and unnoticed albeit important aspects of our own life She has garnished these observations with interestingly woven story of individuals their joy and sorrows triumphs and conflicts in a bustling small townthat most of us can relate to

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    A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] A Town Like Ours by Kavery Nambisan is in part an acutely observed acerbic and hard ­hitting commentary on the tawdriness of progress In part it is a sorrowing lament on the human condition It tells of a small town bursting out like an angry festering sore from the surface of a once calm countryside and of small lives spilling out their sca­lding grief unable to contain it anyREAD THE FULL REVIEW at

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    Read A Town Like Ours A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Hauntingly brilliant This is the only book I've read than once Kavery Nambisan has the incredible power of getting inside the minds of differe

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    A Town Like Ours [Pdf Read] Not as gripping as her previous books The style was languorous and in character but I didn't feel that it pushed me to finish it

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