Books That Will Make Your Springs Blossom
Much like movies, books are driven by mood. A beautiful weather can instigate a new kind of mood for reading. For example monsoon is the time when people usually prefer to read romantic novels and similarly winter is the time for autobiographies, travel books, fiction, etc. What about summers and springs? There is a transition of hotness in air and sweat in the spirits. Sports, outings, late night hangouts are what people gather in their mind when spring embraces. Mark of spring is all together as new mood setup. Thus an absolutely different genre of books is what is blog is about. Reading these books has an altering impact on mind soul. It sets the mood for the weather. If you are an ardent reader or even novice, here are some must read books that will set you for the season to help you make the best out of these few months.
1) The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga
The white tiger of this novel is Balram Halwai, a poor Indian villager whose great ambition leads him to the zenith of Indian business culture, the world of the Bangalore entrepreneur. On the occasion of the president of China’s impending trip to Bangalore, Balram writes a letter to him describing his transformation and his experience as driver and servant to a wealthy Indian family, which he thinks exemplifies the contradictions and complications of Indian society.The White Tiger recalls The Death of Vishnu and Bangkok 8 in ambition, scope, and narrative genius, with a mischief and personality all its own. Amoral, irreverent, deeply endearing, and utterly contemporary, this novel is an international publishing sensation—and a startling, provocative debut
2) The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father’s servant, The Kite Runner is a beautifully crafted novel set in a country that is in the process of being destroyed. It is about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption; and an exploration of the power of fathers over sons—their love, their sacrifices, their lies. A sweeping story of family, love, and friendship told against the devastating backdrop of the history of Afghanistan over the last thirty years, The Kite Runner is an unusual and powerful novel that has become a beloved, one-of-a-kind classic.
3) Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
The action is set in Sicily, where Don Pedro, Prince of Aragon, has recently defeated his half-brother, the bastard Don John, in a military engagement. Apparently reconciled, they return to the capital, Messina, as guests of the Governor, Leonato. There Count Claudio, a young nobleman serving in Don Pedro’s army, falls in love with Hero, Leonato’s daughter, whom Don Pedro woos on his behalf. The play’s central plot shows how Don John maliciously deceives Claudio into believing that Hero has taken a lover on the eve of her marriage, causing Claudio to repudiate her publicly, at the altar. A classic William Shakespeare Style.
4) Scion of Ikshvaku (Ram Chandra) by Amish Tripathi
He loves his country, even when his countrymen torment him. He stands alone for the law. His band of brothers, his Sita, and he, against the darkness of chaos. Will Ram rise above the taint that others heap on him? Will his love for Sita sustain him through his struggle? Will he defeat the demon Lord Raavan who destroyed his childhood? Will he fulfill the destiny of the Vishnu? Begin an epic journey with Amish’s latest: the Ram Chandra Series.