Review-Half Of A Yellow Sun

Title: Half Of A Yellow Sun
Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Rating: 4/5 ★★★★☆

A sense of melancholy permeated within me while I was comfortably reading on a Sunday morning, marveling at Adichie’s recollection of the struggles of a forgotten time. Set against the backdrop of Nigeria-Biafra war of 1967-70, I felt a constant emotional pull as the story unfolded. It is an account of thousands of innocent, impoverished and terror-stricken people caught up between the ethnic disputes; people whose voices are unheard.

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Review-Animal Farm

Title: Animal Farm
Author: Goerge Orwell
Rating: 4.5/5 ★★★★½

All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. – Goerge Orwell

There are times when you pick up a book with an objective of a light read something which soothes your mind in the midst of a tiring day. Animal Farm is one such book. Glancing at the cover with animals all over it, I anticipated this text to be about animal welfare. Little did I know, that the world which is brilliantly articulated by Orwell had a deeper and profound meaning.

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