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A Well Behaved Woman and Other Stories

Price : $5.75
ISBN # : 9789350181683
Author : Shweta Thakur
pages: 136
Edition : Paperback
Volumes : 1
Publisher : Readworthy Publications
Published : 2012

A young lady blames herself every single day for her unrequited love, she has decided never to fall in love again, fear of trauma has overpowered her life; a middle aged man is afraid of change, he opposes change so fiercely that he hates even changing his barber or newspaper, leave alone the town and people; a near middle-aged man lives a bustling life only to avoid self-introspection, actually he is avoiding collision with his past; a young boy wants to enjoy his life but is scared of his father, he knows he is on weak ground. This is what this collection of nine short stories has portrayed throughout fear and dilemmas of ordinary individuals.



Contents:

A Well Behaved Woman A Faceless Stranger Mr. Burman s Vacation Mid-life Crisis Raja s Adventures An Accidental Communist The Untouchable Untitled Letter Wife of a Financial Planner



Author Bio: Shweta Thakur did her graduation from Banasthali Vidyapeeth, Jaipur in Zoology Honours'. She did her postgraduation in Applied Biochemistry and holds a Doctorate in Biochemistry from Defence Research & Development Establishment (DRDE) Gwalior. She used to work as a Scientist in Research & Development wing of Vimta Labs, Hyderabad, before she took up writing along with other personal responsibilities. A scientist by training, a traveller by passion and a writer by chance, she loves to explore new places and books.

This book was added to South Asia bookstore on Thursday 19 April, 2012.
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