The Year is 1984 and War and Revolution Have Left the World Unrecognizable. Great Britain, Now Known as Airstrip One, Is Ruled by the Party, Led by Big Brother. Mass Surveillance Is Everything and the Thought Police Are Employed to Ensure That No Individual Thinking Is Allowed. Winston Smith Works at the Ministry of Truth, Carefully Rewriting Histo..
Haruki Murakami Is an International Phenomenon. When Books One and Two of His Latest Masterpiece, "1q84", Were Published in Japan, a Million Copies Were Sold in One Month, and the Critical Acclaim That Ensued Was Reported All Over the Globe. Readers Were Transfixed by the Mesmerising Story of Aomame and Tengo and the Strange Parallel Universe They ..
The year is 1Q84. This is the real world, there is no doubt about that. But in this world, there are two moons in the sky. In this world, the fates of two people, Tengo and Aomame, are closely intertwined. They are each, in their own way, doing something very dangerous. And in this world, there seems no way to save them both. Something extraordinar..
Loosely based on his real life, 2 States: The Story Of My Marriage charts the love story between a Tamil Brahmin girl and a Punjabi boy who find their relationship jeopardized by this very ethnic disconnectKrish Malhotra meets Ananya Swaminathan at IIM Ahmedabad where they are both pursuing an M.B.A. Ananya s charm and good looks bring her to the f..
Set in an unnamed African country, V. S. Naipaul's A Bend in the River is narrated by Salim, a young man from an Indian family of traders long resident on the coast. He believes The world is what it is; men who are nothing, who allow themselves to become nothing, have no place in it. So he has taken the initiative; left the coast; acquired his own ..
From the Acclaimed Author of the Book of Night Women Comes a Dazzling Display of Masterful Storytelling Exploring This Near-mythic Event. Spanning Three Decades and Crossing Continents, a Brief History of Seven Killings Chronicles the Lives of a Host of Unforgettable Characters – Slum Kids, One-night Stands, Drug Lords, Girlfriends, Gunmen, Journal..
About A Brief History Of Time:Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backward? Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries? Those are just some of the issues discussed in a widely celebrated novel that starts by analyzing the great universe theories from Newton to Einstein, before delving into the mysteries that are now at the heart ..
Venetia Aldridge QC is a Distinguished Barrister. When She Agrees to Defend Garry Ashe, Accused of the Brutal Murder of His Aunt, It is One More Opportunity to Triumph in Her Career as a Criminal Lawyer. But Just Four Weeks Later, Miss Aldridge is Found Dead in Her Chambers.Commander Adam Dalgleish, Called in to Investigate, Finds Motives for Murde..
A Childhood in Tibet (True life-story of a woman, who spent 22 years under atrocities of the Chinese rule) : A Biography
Tendöl Namling Turned 60 in March 2019. She Was Born at the Time When the Dalai Lama Fled From Lhasa and the Uprising of His People by the Chinese People's Army Was Brutally Suppressed. She Has Lived for 22 Years Under Chinese Rule. As the Daughter of a High Government Official, She Underwent the Ordeal of 're-education' With Full Force. All She Ha..
John Leechs Original, Magnificent Illustrations to a Christmas Carol Have Been Beautifully Hand - coloured by Barbara Frith in This Wonderful Gift Edition From Collectors Library.A Celebration of Christmas, a Tale of Redemption and a Critique on Victorian Society, Dickens' Atmospheric Novella Follows the Miserly, Penny-pinching Ebenezer Scrooge Who..
Published in Celebration of the Twentieth Anniversary of George R. R. Martin’s Landmark Series, This Lavishly Illustrated Special Edition of a Game of Thrones?with Gorgeous Full-page Illustrations in Every Chapter?revitalizes the Fantasy Masterpiece That Became a Cultural Phenomenon.In a Land Where Summers Can Last Decades and Winters a Lifetime, T..
In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov Is Deemed an Unrepentant Aristocrat by a Bolshevik Tribunal, and Is Sentenced to House Arrest in the Metropol, a Grand Hotel Across the Street From the Kremlin. Rostov, an Indomitable Man of Erudition and Wit, Has Never Worked a Day in His Life, and Must Now Live in an Attic Room While Some of the Most Tumultuous Dec..
In the Spring of 1971, Rehana Haque Is Throwing a Party for Her Two Children. What She Does Not Know Is That, After Today, Their Lives Will Change Forever. For This Is East Pakistan, a Country Erupting Into War. As She Struggles to Keep Her Children Safe, Rehana Will Find Herself Faced With a Heartbreaking Dilemma. Set Against the Backdrop of the B..
The New York Times No.1 Bestselling YA Crime Thriller.The Winner of the British Book Awards' Children's Book of the Year 2020Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2020'a Fiendishly-plotted Mystery That Kept Me Guessing Until the Very End.' – Laura Purcell, Bestselling Author of the Silent CompanionsA Debut Ya Crime Thriller as Addic..
A Poignant Novel About the Triumph of the Human Spirit Over Poverty’s Privations and Predicaments Ravi, the Son of a Peasant, Joins in the General Exodus Away From Destitution the Indifferent and Harsh Streets of the City Lead Him to the Underworld of Petty Criminals a Chance Misdeed Acquaints Him With Apu, a Tailor Ravi Begins Working as Apu’s App..
About two hundred years ago, Nepal arose as a single entity, based on the Kathmandu Valley with its two thousand years of urban civilization. While the history of John Whelpton centers on the time after the 1950-51 abolition of the Rana family autocracy, the early chapters dedicate themselves to the roots of the kingdom and the changing relations o..
An Inventor Since Childhood, Tesla's Patents Encompassed Everything From Radar and Remote-control Technology to Wireless Communications. But His Greatest Invention Was the Ac Induction Motor, Which Used Alternating Currents ( Ac) to Distribute Electricity and Which Remains the Standard for Electric Distribution Today.Tesla's Love of Animals Also Re..
When Four Classmates From a Small Massachusetts College Move to New York to Make Their Way, They're Broke, Adrift, and Buoyed Only by Their Friendship and Ambition. There Is Kind, Handsome Willem, an Aspiring Actor; Jb, a Quick-witted, Sometimes Cruel Brooklyn-born Painter Seeking Entry to the Art World; Malcolm, a Frustrated Architect at a Promine..
On the Day That Jacob, an Anglo-dutch Trader, Agrees to Accept a Slave in Lieu of Payment for a Debt From a Plantation Owner, Little Florens's Life Changes Irrevocably.With Her Keen Intelligence and Passion for Wearing the Cast-off Shoes of Her Mistress, Florens Has Never Blurred Into the Background and Now at the Age of Eight She Is Uprooted From ..
Introducing Little Black Classics: 80 Books for Penguin's 80th Birthday. Little Black Classics Celebrate the Huge Range and Diversity of Penguin Classics, With Books From Around the World and Across Many Centuries. They Take Us From a Balloon Ride Over Victorian London to a Garden of Blossom in Japan, From Tierra Del Fuego to 16th Century Californi..
A New Dawn Is a Story of Hope, Faith and Belief. Life Is Not Always a Basket of Ripe Cherries. Things Can Go Beyond the Control of Human Ability as the Unpredictability of Life Can Stir Chaos, Creating Frustration, Depression and Feelings of Unworthiness. However, No Matter What Life Has to Bring, There Is Always Hope, Giving Each Individual the Co..
A Nights Drama : A Collection of Short Stories is written by the author Ammaraj Joshi...
Myths and Legends Jostle With the Contemporary in These Stories Where Social Issues of Our Times Resonate With the Inevitability of the Past.The Lyricism of Carnatic Ragas Permeate the Pages of This Quiet and Powerful Book in Which Love Is Rendered in All Its Immeasurable Avatars—parental, Carnal, Platonic, Romantic, Divine. There Is the Woman Who ..
He Was Not Himself Because His Wife Was Not Herself, Because in Marriage You Acted and Reacted One Upon the Other, However Much You Wished It Otherwise, and Whether You Wanted to or No' Dandekar Is a Routine-bound Government Clerk Who Is Able to Provide His Family With a Comfortable Life but His Ordered Existence Is Thrown Off Course When, One Day,..