Book Reviews

Looking for suggestions to add to your ‘books to read’ list? Check out these book reviews by Indian author Jyoti Arora. You’ll discover books that have stood the test of time and have won readers’ heart all over the world.

All the Light We Cannot See (Pulitzer Prize Winner) – Book Review

All  the Light We Cannot See (2014)  by American  author Anthony  Doerr is an expansive World War II novel. It won 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and 2015 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. The novel follows the life of a French girl and a German boy. Yet, it is not their story. It …

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Our Mutual Friend, by Charles Dickens – Book Review

Our Mutual Friend is the last novel completed by Charles Dickens. It first appeared in a serialized form consisting of 19 monthly installments appearing during the years 1864–65. It has an intricate plot involving several different sets of characters. Like Dickens’ other novels, Our Mutual Friend too throws light on several dark aspects of the …

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Storms that rage at the Wuthering Heights – Book Review

Wuthering refers to blowing of strong winds. As the book itself says about the name Wuthering Heights, ““Wuthering” being a significant provincial adjective, descriptive of the atmospheric tumult to which its station is exposed in stormy weather.” And indeed, the book bears within its pages some very strong winds, even amounting to storms at times. …

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