විදර්ශනා‘ තත්කාලීන සමාජ යථාර්ථය හා පුද්ගල මනෝභාවයන්ගේ හැසිරීම් රටාවන් පිළිබඳ නිර්මාණශීලී විවරණයකි. පුද්ගලයකු තුළ පවතින, එහෙත් පිටත සමාජයට පෙන්වීමට අකැමැති හැඟීම් ඔහු මේ නිර්මාණය තුළින් විවෘතව කතා කරයි. ජනමාධ්යවේදියකු ලෙස කටයුතු කළ නදීෂ් දික්කුඹුර මහතාගේ ප්රථම නවකතාව ‘විදර්ශනා‘ වන අතර ‘ගස් මිනිස්සු හා ‘ආදරණීය මාක්ස්‘ ඔහු විසින් රචිත වෙනත් කෘතීන්
විදර්ශනා‘ තත්කාලීන සමාජ යථාර්ථය හා පුද්ගල මනෝභාවයන්ගේ හැසිරීම් රටාවන් පිළිබඳ නිර්මාණශීලී විවරණයකි. පුද්ගලයකු තුළ පවතින, එහෙත් පිටත සමාජයට පෙන්වීමට අකැමැති හැඟීම් ඔහු මේ නිර්මාණය තුළින් විවෘතව කතා කරයි. ජනමාධ්යවේදියකු ලෙස කටයුතු කළ නදීෂ් දික්කුඹුර මහතාගේ ප්රථම නවකතාව ‘විදර්ශනා‘ වන අතර ‘ගස් මිනිස්සු හා ‘ආදරණීය මාක්ස්‘ ඔහු විසින් රචිත වෙනත් කෘතීන් ය.
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.
After saving olympus from the evil titan lord, kronos, percy and friends have rebuilt their beloved camp half-blood, where the next generation of demigods must now prepare for a chilling prophecy of their own:
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.
A beautiful boxed set containing all seven harry potter novels in paperback. These new editions of the classic and internationally bestselling, multi-award-winning series feature instantly pick-up-able new jackets by jonny duddle, with huge child appeal, to bring harry potter to the next generation of readers.
After the tragic sinking of a cargo ship, a solitary lifeboat remains bobbing on the wild, blue pacific. The only survivors from the wreck are a sixteen year-old boy named pi, a hyena, a zebra (with a broken leg), a female orang-utan and a 450-pound royal bengal tiger. The scene is set for one of the most extraordinary and best-loved works of fiction in recent years.
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.
A woman; a war; a child that changed everything. Spanning the sweep of the twentieth century, we must be brave is a luminous and profoundly moving novel about the people we rescue and the ways in which they rescue us back. She was fast asleep on the back seat of the bus. Curled up, thumb in mouth. Four, maybe five years old. I turned around. The last few passengers were shuffling away from me down the aisle to the doors. ‘whose is this child?’ i called. Nobody looked back.
A novel of intense power and intrigue, jane eyre has dazzled generations of readers with its depiction of a woman’s quest for freedom. Having grown up an orphan in the home of her cruel aunt and at a harsh charity school, jane eyre becomes an independent and spirited survivor-quality that serves her well as governess at thornfield hall. But when she finds love with her sardonic employer, rochester, the discovery of his terrible secret forces her to make a choice
Aza holmes never intended to pursue the disappearance of fugitive billionaire russell pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her best and most fearless friend, daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from pickett’s son davis. Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts.
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.