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  • Title: Daddy's Boy
  • Author: Shandana Minhas
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 116
  • Format: Kindle Edition

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    Shandana Minhas
    Shandana Minhas, born on 26th October 1975 in Karachi, is an award winning Pakistani writer Her first novel, Tunnel Vision , a first person meditation on life as a woman in a man s world In a coma, reduced to the sum of my biological function, I was the perfect woman Pretty Pliant Docile Accepting was published in 2007 and shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers Prize It was later translated into Italian as Pakistan Graffiti Her second novel, Survival Tips for Lunatics , was published in 2014 A bitingly funny adventure in which a bickering couple accidentally leaves their two sons behind on a camping trip in Pakistan s turbulent Balochistan province, it became the first children s book to win a general fiction prize in the region, taking the Karachi Literature Festival fiction prize in 2015 Her third novel Daddy s Boy an amorality tale was published in 2016 by 4th Estate Mohammed Hanif called it heartbreaking and hilarious Ms Minhas has also written for stage, screen and opinion pages Her short fiction has appeared in literary magazines, and been adapted for cinema She is a college dropout, and a mother of three She still lives in Karachi where she co founded, in 2016, the indie press Mongrel Books facebook Shandana Min mongrelbooks.pub


    Commentaires:

    Ambreen Haider
    Perhaps the only thing that made the book readable all the way through is the author's writing and expression, although by page 90 of the 218 page book, it was all too transparent and boring. A quick and very predictable read, it is difficult to identify exactly what the novel is about, which perhaps was possibly only explained in the last line of chapter 6, leaving a reader almost as infuriated and lost as the protagonist himself. I would suggest read only for the expression and bits of wit thr [...]

    Komal
    Would have given it four stars had Minhas not played into misogynistic tropes and offed the hooker.

    Abbas
    Reads like a bad urdu drama.

    Saqib Ali
    No doubt the book is beautifully written but the plot looses its grip midway. Despite the humor and surprises in the last chapters, the reader will find it hard to have any anticipation.(view spoiler)[ In the final chapters, when the plot of the wicked uncles is revealed, one wonders whether it was the most efficient and convenient way to get hold of the meager amount inherited by Asfandyar. (hide spoiler)]

    Rubab Mirza
    A gripping story . It makes trivial things come to life in a big way. Bravo.

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