A Suitable Boy (Volume 3)

      A Suitable Boy (Volume 3)
The story that began with a wedding ends with a wedding, as the complex web of character and plot is pulled together in its final resolution. Free Download [ A Suitable Boy (Volume 3) ] author [ Vikram Seth ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk

Vikram Seth is an Indian poet, novelist, travel writer, librettist, children s writer, biographer and memoirist During the course of his doctorate studies at Stanford, he did his field work in China and translated Hindi and Chinese poetry into English He returned to Delhi via Xinjiang and Tibet which led to a travel narrative From Heaven Lake Travels Through Sinkiang and Tibet 1983 which won the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award The Golden Gate A Novel in Verse 1986 was his first novel describing the experiences of a group of friends who live in California A Suitable Boy 1993 , an epic of Indian life set in the 1950s, got him the WH Smith Literary Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize His poetry includes The Humble Administrator s Garden 1985 and All You Who Sleep Tonight 1990 His Beastly Tales from Here and There 1992 is children s book consisting of ten stories in verse about animals.In 2005, he published Two Lives, a family memoir written at the suggestion of his mother, which focuses on the lives of his great uncle Shanti Behari Seth and German Jewish great aunt Henny Caro who met in Berlin in the early 1930s while Shanti was a student there and with whom Seth stayed extensively on going to England at age 17 for school As with From Heaven Lake, Two Lives contains much autobiography.An unusually forthcoming writer whose published material is replete with un or thinly disguised details as to the personal lives of himself and his intimates related in a highly engaging narrative voice, Seth has said that he is somewhat perplexed that his readers often in consequence presume to an unwelcome degree of personal familiarity with him.

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  • Paperback
  • A Suitable Boy (Volume 3)
  • Vikram Seth
  • English
  • 05 February 2018
  • 1857993594

10 thoughts on “ A Suitable Boy (Volume 3)

  1. Natasa says:

    The well researched cultural background of 1950s India and well balanced storyline with interesting, likable characters The novel is masterful There is a lot of characters and subplots in this book but Seth ties everything together it does not even appear forced.

  2. Jean St.Amand says:

    Like in the first two books, I skipped LOTS of sections that were about politics They didn t seem to be important in regard to the story I thought the ending was a bit abrupt with Lata deciding who she wanted to marry and boom..that was it, quick wedding, no drama, the book ended.

  3. Paul Butler says:

    Extraordinary panaorama of India, its politics and social life in the first years of independence It s a long, some might say very long, book but was never long winded in my opinion Seth tells his story stories with a masterful grip of the narration.

  4. Mary says:

    One of the best books I ve read All three volumes kept me interested It was sad that the book ended after 1400 somewhat pages An interesting narrative about the many dimensions of diversity in Indian society in a historically and politi...

  5. Tracey Fraser says:

    One of my all time favourite books Love it Highly recommend.

  6. Christine says:

    Good conclusion to a wonderful book that tells the stories of interlinked families during India s birth Wonderful.

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