The perils and pleasures that attend growing up...
In €˜A Handful of Nuts', the first of the novellas in this book, the reader is treated to vintage Bond €"a gloriously funny and unexpectedly tender story of being young and adventurous in small town India. The central character would like to establish himself as a writer but he is constantly diverted from his task by assorted escapades, romances, friends and other distractions. Containing some of Bond's finest writing it is a classic coming of age story, told in a fresh and compelling way.
€˜The Sensualist', the second novella, is altogether more sombre but deals with a similar theme €"the trials and tribulations of a young man's coming of age. Gripping, erotic, even brutal, it explores the demons that its protagonist must grapple with before he is able to come to terms with himself...
|Book:||Strangers In The Night|
|Publisher:||Penguin Books India - Penguin|
|Number of Pages:||144|
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