Best fiction of 2021

Dazzling debuts, a word-of-mouth hit, plus this year’s bestsellers from Sally Rooney, Jonathan Franzen, Kazuo Ishiguro and more The most anticipated, discussed and accessorised novel of the year was Sally Rooney’s Beautiful World, Where Are You (Faber), launched on a tide of tote bags and bucket hats. It’s a book about the accommodations of adulthood, …

PhD-r Galpo: An impeccable reminiscence of personal life

Phd-r Galpo is a latest autobiography book written by Dr. Md. Nazrul Islam, popularly known as Asif Nazrul. Dr. Nazrul is a famous academician, renowned for his bold critique of Bangladeshi politics. Asif Nazrul wrote more than ten novels and non-fiction books: among them Nishiddha Kayekjan (Forbidden Few), Udhao (Lost), Asamptir Galpa (Tale of Incompletion), Bekar Diner Prem (Love …

The great escape: 50 brilliant books to transport you this summer

A vampire in Shanghai, artists on Hydra, and identical twins run away to New Orleans… dazzling novels plus the best politics, history,and memoir to take you away from lockdown Fiction Weather by Jenny OffillA darkly witty distress call from Donald Trump’s US, the follow-up to Dept. of Speculation channels our anxieties about climate collapse and …

কবিতা ও শুকনো গোলাপ

আমি মুখ লুকাই কবিতার বুকে উষ্ণতার লোভে । অন্ধকার রাত্রিরে ডুবে যায়, আমি ডুবে যায় ছোট্ট শিশুর মতন সাগরের ঢেউয়ের তলে । আমি কবিতা খুঁজে বেড়ায় এই অন্ধকারে, রাত্রিরে কুকুর ডাকা কোন রাস্তার মোড়ে ।