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Tropical Fish. Tales from Entebbe by Doreen Baingana

By on June 14, 2017

It has been years since I read Doreen Baingana’s Tropical Fish, but as I reflected on the collections to add to these days, I remembered vividly how much I…

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Malgudi Days by R.K. Narayan

By on June 13, 2017

R.K. Narayan (1906-2001) is one of the most widely read and well know authors of Indian descent writing in English. A lot of his fiction is set in the…

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Foreign Soil and Other Stories by Maxine Beneba Clarke

By on June 12, 2017

West-Indian, Australian is not a combination that I have come across often, and it was that interesting heritage that drew me to Maxine Beneba Clark’s writing earlier this year….

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Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger

By on June 11, 2017

J.D. Salinger (1919 – 2010) is perhaps best known for his seminal work, The Catcher in the Rye, but he started out his writing career writing short stories during…

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The Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

By on June 10, 2017

This collection will always have a special place in my heart. I remember coming away from reading it with a strong albeit renewed desire to share my short stories…