තමා හැදී වැඩුනු පරිසරයෙන් ලත් අත්දැකීම් අසුරෙන් ඈ විසින් ලියන්නට යෙදුනු රතු හිසකේ ඇති උද්යෝගිමත් දැරිය ගේ අත්දැකීම් සහිත ‘ඈන්’ නවකතා පෙළත්, නිර්මාණශීලී දැරියක ගේ ජීවිතය පිළිබඳ ව විවරණයක යෙදෙන ‘එමලි ’ නවකතා ත්රිත්වයන් අමරණීය කෘතීන් බවට පත් ව ඉතිහාසය ට එක් වී ඇත. මොන්ට්ගොමරි ගේ ළමා කෘතීන් පිළිබඳව විවරණයක යෙදෙන සුප්රකට ලේඛක මාර්ක්ට්වේන් වරෙක මෙසේ ප්රකාශ කර ඇත. මොන්ට්ගොමරි ගේ ළමා කෘති, ළමා විය පිළිබඳ ව මෙතෙක් ලියැවී ඇති මිහිරිතම නිර්මාණයන් ය. මොන්ට්ගොමරි ගේ ‘ඈන් ‘ සහ ‘එමලි‘ කෘතීන් මේ වන විට ලෝකයේ විවිධ භාෂා විශාල ප්රමාණයක ට පරිවර්තනය වී තිබේ. ‘ඈන්’ නවකතා පෙළ මෙන් ම ඇගේ ‘එමලි ’ නවකතා ත්රිත්වය ද සොබාදහම සහ ළමා විය පිළිබඳ ව විවරණය කරන අපුර්වතම නිර්මාණයන් ය.
ජීවිතය පිළිබඳව බොහෝ දේ උගනිමින් දක්ෂ දැරියක බවට පත්වන එමිලි ජීවිතය පිළිබඳව ඉගෙන ගන්නා ආකාරය ලොව පුරා වෙසෙන දරුවන්ට ආදර්ශයක් සපයයි .
Alice had come halfway across the world to find that, yet again, she was considered wanting. Well, she thought, if that was what everyone thought, she might as well live up to it.’ england, late 1930s, and alice wright – restless, stifled – make an impulsive decision to marry wealthy american bennett van cleve and leave her home and family behind. But stuffy, disapproving baileyville, kentucky, where her husband favours work over his wife and is dominated by his overbearing father, is not the adventure – or the escape – that she hoped for.
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Arjie is a ‘funny boy’ who prefers dressing as a girl. This novel follows the life of his family through arjie’s eyes as he struggles to come to terms both with his own homosexuality and with the racism of the society in which he lives. In the north of sri lanka there’s a war going on between the army and the tamil tigers, and gradually it begins to encroach on the family’s comfortable life. Sporadic acts of violence flare into full-scale riots and lead, ultimately, to tragedy.
After angering his father, zeus, the god apollo is cast down from olympus. Weak and disoriented, he lands in new york city as a regular teenage boy. Now, without his godly powers, the 4,000-year-old deity must learn to survive in the modern world until he can somehow find a way to regain zeus’ favor.
Beloved author elizabeth gilbert returns to fiction with a unique love story set in the new york city theater world during the 1940s. Told from the perspective of an older woman as she looks back on her youth with both pleasure and regret (but mostly pleasure), city of girls explores themes of female sexuality and promiscuity, as well as the idiosyncrasies of true love.
Clay jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by hannah baker, his classmate and crush, who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Hannah’s voice explains that there are 13 reasons she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he’ll find out why.
The protagonist, rukmani, talks about about her arranged marriage to nathan in first person in this book. The story pans across from the time she was twelve, when she got married, until the death of her husband many years later. Although the book avoids particulars about the time period in which and the exact places where the story is set, clues in the context suggest that the story was set in the author’s contemporary india.
Few have failed to be charmed by the witty and independent spirit of elizabeth bennet in austen’s beloved classic pride and prejudice. When elizabeth bennet first meets eligible bachelor fitzwilliam darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited; he is indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. When she later discovers that darcy has involved himself in the troubled relationship between his friend bingley and her beloved sister jane, she is determined to dislike him more than ever.
At the conclusion of the mark of athena, annabeth and percy tumble into a pit leading straight to the underworld. The other five demigods have to put aside their grief and follow percy’s instructions to find the mortal side of the doors of death. If they can fight their way through the gaea’s forces, and percy and annabeth can survive the house of hades, then the seven will be able to seal the doors from both sides and prevent the giants from raising gaea. But, leo wonders, if the doors are sealed, how will percy and annabeth be able to escape?
Angels and demons’ is a plot where a globally celebrated scientist, leonardo vetra of cern institute, switzerland is killed and a mystifying symbol is branded into his torso. The vatican, rome: the college of cardinals has gathered for deciding upon a new pope. Underneath the gathering lies a bomb which is extremely powerful and is persistently reckoning towards destruction.
Bennett and the mayor have always had a tense relationship, but now the mayor sees in bennett an exceptional investigator who might be willing to take on a case that needs to be kept under the radar. The two men strike the deal. Sources lead bennett to a homicide in the bronx. The victim has ties to a sophisticated hacking operation – and also to the mayor’s missing daughter. But this murder is part of a serial killing spree, one with national security implications
Celaena sardothien is the king’s champion-yet she is far from loyal to the crown, for the man she serves is bent on evil. But working against her master in secret is no easy task. As celaena tries to untangle the mysteries buried within the glass castle, she can trust no one, not even her supposed allies crown prince dorian, captain of the guard chaol, and foreign princess nehemia.