Saturday, November 26, 2011
The White Tiger, Aravind Adiga’s debut novel, won the 2008 Man Booker Prize and has received much critical acclaim. The White Tiger tells the story of a young entrepreneur in
whose childhood nickname was the white tiger. This novel is an original and compelling story about modern India . India
The White Tiger won critical praise for its author, first time novelist Aravind Adiga, who won the 2008 Man Booker Prize for his novel. The White Tiger tells the story of a young man, Balram Halwai, who grows up in "the Darkness" of rural India and moves to Delhi as an adult, working as the chauffeur for a wealthy man from his village. The novel is structured as a letter Balmam is writing to the Premier of China, explaining how he came to be an entrepreneur in
Steve Jobs is the authorized biography of Steve Jobs. The biography is written at the request of Jobs by acclaimed biographer Walter Isaacson, a former executive at CNN and Time who has written best-selling biographies about Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein. The Biography of steve jobs have been the bestseller after it release.
Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—in addition to interviews with more than one hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues—Isaacson was given "exclusive and unprecedented" access to Jobs's life. Jobs is said to have encouraged the people
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Twilight is told by 17-year-old Bella Swan, who moves from
Phoenix to the small town of , Washington, to live with her dad for the remainder of high school. There, she meets Edward Cullen and his family, who possess an other-worldly and irresistible beauty and grace to which Bella is drawn. Twilight is the tale of Bella and Edward's burgeoning relationship, brimming with standard teenage drama alongside the unexpected, because, after all, Edward and his family are vampires. These undead friends have chosen to deny their urge to drink human blood, instead slaking their thirst with the blood of animals. Bella soon finds out, however, that not all vampires in her life are constrained by such scruples. Forks
The book has been praised for its treatment of sexuality and morality. Although there's plenty of yearning and sensuality, there is no sex, drinking, or drug use. Edward refuses Bella's desire to be turned into a vampire herself, on grounds that it wouldn't be the right thing to do.
Twilight is an easy and enjoyable read. Its first-person viewpoint keeps the the pages turning. This isn't a masterpiece of literary achievement, however. You have to take it for what it is –- a unique and entertaining, if not flawlessly written, story. Twilight will almost certainly appeal to teenage girls and many women of all ages, but probably not to the majority of males. It's sure to make readers eager to devour the next three novels.
Twilight was adapted into a film by Summit Entertainment. The film was directed by Catherine Hardwicke and stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson as protagonists Isabella Swan and Edward Cullen, respectively. The screenplay was adapted by Melissa Rosenberg. The movie was released in theaters in the
on November 21, 2008, and on DVD on March 21, 2009. United States
The daughter of a rich and powerful father, Elizabeth Roffle is young , beautiful- and sole heir to a billion dollar fortune.
Then tragedy strikes. Her father is killed in a freak accident and
must take command of his mighty global empire, the pharmaceutical company roffle and sons. It makes Elizabeth the richest girl in the world. But someone, somewhere, is determined that she must die. Elizabeth
From the backstreets of Istanabul to the upmarekt offices of
, Blood line is a hypnotic tale of love and ambition,danger,intrigue and death New York
The story is about Krish and Ananya who hail from two different states of
, are deeply in love and want to get married. India
The story begins in the IIM Ahmedabad mess, where Krish, a Punjabi boy from
sights a beautiful girl, Ananya ,a Tamil Brahmin from Chennai, quarreling with the mess staff about the food. They become friends within a few days and decide to study together every night. In time, they become romantically involved. They both get good jobs, and have serious plans for their wedding. The story is based on how they struggle to convince their parents for the marriage, and eventually succeed in doing so. It is narrated in a first person point of view in a humorous tone, often taking digs at Tamilian and Punjabi culture. Delhi
The novel ends with Ananya giving birth to twin boys. They say that the babies belong to a state called '
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