Thushari Abeysekara the renown novelist and teledrama director has published many books in the past. her latest novel Matha is yet another masterpiece. The novel is centered around a young woman who copes with her trials and tribulations. It is a window to life itself, and the author captivates her audience though her skills of story telling and the use of the Sinhala language. The book was also among the top 20 selected for the Swarnapushtaka Literary Awards.