LifeStyles

Must Read Books Before You Die?

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”

― Marcus Tullius Cicero

a book can be best friend, the time well spent is the time when you are read a real good book. For so many reasons books are precious, it heals; it reveals the reality of heavens and earth.

“Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.”John Green, the fault in our stars

 1984 By George Orwell

Nineteen Eighty-Four, often published as 1984, is the most famous dystopian novel by English author George Orwell, it was first published in1949. Wikipedia

image006

Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen

Pride and prejudice, a novel of manners is written by Jane Austen, originally published in 1813. the story revolves around the main character Elizsbeth Bennet, one of the five daughters of a country gentleman, Mr. Bennet who lived in Longbourn, dealing with problems of manners, upbringing, mortality, education and marriage in the society of the landed gentry of the British regency.

image007

The Grapes of Wrath By John Steinbeck

The Grapes of Wrath is an American realist novel written by John Steinbeck and published in 1939. The book won the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize for fiction, and it was cited prominently when Steinbeck was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1962. Wikipedia

image008

Hamlet by William Shakespeare

the very famous and loved novel Hamlet was written by William Shakespeare on an unknown date between 1599 and 1602,

image009

A bend in the river by laureate V. S. Naipaul

A bend in the river is written by Laureate V.S Naipaul. It was published in 1979. The modern library ranked the novel “A bend in the river no.83 on its list of 100 best English Language novels of the 20th century. image011

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

This book came from the Dutch language diary kept by Anne Frank while she was in hiding two for the duration of 2 years with her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. It was originally published by the date June 25, 1947 in English language.

image012

Money by Martin Amis

Money: A Suicide Note was written by Martin Amis in 1984. This novel was included in “100 best English-language novels” from 1923-Present by the Time Magazine.

image014

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury tales written by Geoffrey Chaucer, it was originally published in 1475, this book is a collection of 24 stories that are 17,000 lines written in Middle English.

image016

Heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad

heart of darkness is a novel by the British Novelist Joseph Conrad, about a voyage up the Congo river into the Congo free state In the heart of Africa, by the story’s narrator Marlow.

image017

The Stranger by Albert Camus

The stranger is an extraordinary novel written by Albert Camus and it was published in 1942. The theme of the novel is quote as ideal of Camus’s philosophy of the absurd and existentialism, though Camus individually rejected the latter label.

image019

Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Life of pi is written by Yann Martel, it’s an adventure novel published in 2001. The protagonist, piscine Pi, an Indian boy explores puzzle of spirituality and practicality from an early age.

image021

A thousand splendid suns by Khaled Hosseini

A thousand splendid suns is a Drama novel by Afghan-American Author Khaled Hosseini. He made his debut with The Kite Runner in 2003¸which was a best seller. A thousand splendid suns is an interesting story of An Afghani girl who lost her parents in her early life and got married to an old man. The way Hosseini writes is just marvelous. He have dramatize the whole story around history of Afghanistan.
image023

 



About the author

Shazmin

Shazmin

Shazmin is an Art enthusiast, freelancer and Blog writer, writes on Human Behavior, fitness, Education and others. Opts to learn everyday. Appreciate being incomparable, loves her work and Robustly Believes in Karma - "You served with what you deserve."
Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @shazminAwan