Book: The Pilgrims

  After reading Frankenstein, I had a taste of what a great storyteller Mary Shelley is. When I saw this collection of her short stories on the library shelves, I had to read it. As Kamila Shamsie mentioned in the foreword: Storytelling, in each of these five tales, is not merely idle past-time, a way of … Continue reading

Book: Three Gothic Novels: Frankenstein

Would you believe me if I told you I had never read Frankenstein before this? It’s true though. I knew that Frankenstein referred to the monster’s creator and not to the monster but that was the limit of my knowledge. To have finally read the book and to be able to pen down my thoughts … Continue reading