#DailyBookQuote 4Sep13 : Richard Wright’s Native Son
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#DailyBookQuote 4Sep13 : Richard Wright’s Native Son

#DailyBookQuote : 4th September 2013   –          Richard Wright (Sep 04, 1908 – Nov 28, 1960) –          Richard Wright’s Native Son Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of … Continue reading

There is no Justice… A Modest Proposal for all the liberals of India who are happy for the Rapist Balak today…
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There is no Justice… A Modest Proposal for all the liberals of India who are happy for the Rapist Balak today…

A Modest Proposal : For all those liberals of India who wanted to save the 17 years and 11 month old rapist … The Nanha-Munna (Kid) will walk free in a couple of years, those years also he will be spending in special home for kids. Hardly matters that they kid is not so kid … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 22Aug13 : David McCullough’s John Adams
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#DailyBookQuote 22Aug13 : David McCullough’s John Adams

#DailyBookQuote : 22nd August 2013   –          David McCullough (July 07, 1933) –          David McCullough’s John Adams In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life-journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot ‘the colossus of independence’, as Thomas Jefferson called him, who spared nothing in his … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 14Aug13 : Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s The Arctic Home in the Vedas
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#DailyBookQuote 14Aug13 : Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s The Arctic Home in the Vedas

#DailyBookQuote : 14Aug13 –          Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak (Jul 23, 1856 – Aug 1, 1920) –          Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s The Arctic Home in the Vedas Bal Gangadhar Tilak, was given the honorary title of Lokmanya i.e. ‘chosen leader of the people’. He was one of the fathers of India’s independence movement in opposition to … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 6Aug13 : Robert Penn Warren’s All the King’s Men
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#DailyBookQuote 6Aug13 : Robert Penn Warren’s All the King’s Men

#DailyBookQuote : 6Aug13   –          Robert Penn Warren (Apr 24, 1905 – Sep 15, 1989) –          Robert Penn Warren’s All the King’s Men It is much more than just a classic political novel, Warren’s tale of power and corruption in the Depression-era South is a sustained meditation on the unforeseen consequences of every human act, … Continue reading

#DailyBookQuote 31Jul13 : Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle
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#DailyBookQuote 31Jul13 : Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle

#DailyBookQuote : 31Jul13   –          Upton Sinclair (Sep 20, 1878 – Nov 25, 1968) –          Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle The Jungle is a 1906 novel of Upton Sinclair. For nearly a century, the original version of Upton Sinclair’s classic novel has remained almost entirely unknown. When it was published in serial form in 1905, it … Continue reading