Search Results: "Aatish Taseer"


BOOK REVIEW

THE WAY THINGS WERE by Aatish Taseer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 7, 2015

"A timeless, masterful epic."
In this ambitious novel, Taseer chronicles 40 years of modern Indian history through the eyes of a father and son, both scholars of the ancient Indian language Sanskrit. Read full book review >

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NOON by Aatish Taseer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 20, 2011

"Throughout the novel, Taseer shifts easily from Rehan's point of view to a more neutral narrative stance, but the overall impression is one of fragmentation rather than fullness of understanding."
Despite an engaging narrator, this rambling novel is nearly centerless. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 13, 2012

"A brave, cleareyed look at the contemporary flourishing of Islam."
A poignant journey through Muslim lands by a half-Indian, half-Muslim son attempting to find answers to his paternal identity. Read full book review >