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Amar Bail

4.36 of 5 stars 4.36  ·  rating details  ·  350 ratings  ·  25 reviews
Amarbail by Umaira Ahmad is a love story of Umar Jehangir and Aleezay Sikandar, set-up in the backdrop of Pakistani bureaucratic culture. A very simply written novel of Umaira Ahmed, deals with multiple issues of our society in a very intriguing manner. It is a story of imbalanced relationships, broken families, lust for power, complexes, insecurities and amidst all proble...more
Hardcover, 636 pages
Published (first published August 2008)
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A story which will be close to my soul in all eternity!
Ali Adnan
The thing I liked about this book was its basis were not on romance/love, that's just a side plot. Umera Ahmed has brilliantly focused and conveyed the social , bureaucratic , political problems of pakistan. I really liked it.
this is a very brilliant book,written in a very good way.
the book reveals about the beurocratic system of pakistan and their lives.this system is like a "bail" which cannot cut itself .
Ramsha gulzar
its an awwsummm book it jus made me cry n i had cried alot while reading this....:(:(:(
Mariya Kamran
Jan 07, 2014 Mariya Kamran rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Every Single Person Out There
Recommended to Mariya by: Friends & Family
Amar Bail was awesome. Aleeza & Umar have become my fav couple. The story was gripping and filled with a mixture of emotions. Loving it! Reading Again & Again! Umera Ahmed is now in my fav list. One thing that really wanted from ths novel was a happy ending, everything does not have to be over on death, corruption will continue! Painful Ending but still loving it! Something for everyone to read! Need to own a copy!!!
Zenab Ch
My first and last Urdu novel. The pain was unbearable. I'll never forget Omer! The main female character was a bit hollow, needed more depth and a clearer pov.
I lovE thE waY UMERA peRceiVe d thiNgs and EveNts.....AmaR BaiL provides the reader not with a single lesson but a lot.........
heart touching story..after peer-e-kamil awsum novel i have read..but its end must be changed..its vry vry sad..=(
Ambreen Abbasi
te preface says it all can't help falling in love with that one character
Annie Khalid
Amar Bail is really a fantastic novel !! I was totally in love with it..written sooo beautifully and made me cry and laugh soo much.Umar Jehangir was a character whose imperfections made him perfect and i also liked Aleezay alot..although i couldnt understand umer at some times but still he was an absolute dashing character...on the whole it was a fabulous...
Unabridged Bibliomaniac
Amazingggg book! A fat book but worth reading!!
Just Perfect.
Bint E
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4 stars 'cos of the ending otherwise i would have given it 5 stars.
Fahad Naeem
Though Novel taught me many realities of life and departments/organizations's approach-ability but due to the other gender's mourning about Umer Jahangir's death made me realize that the real purpose of the novel was Hi-Jacked. Characters was influential but novel was not concentrated but spread over many events. Mix reviews about it.
Too numb to write any review..
The sad part when you understand Author's foreword and knowing all odds still fall for them and as the foreword said ''lets repeat the mistake again''...and unintentionlly i did too.
Honestly I was ripped into two halves after I read this book.The only book which will always remain close to my Heart and Soul.I just can't get over the male protagonist Omer Jahangir.<3 <\3
Farah Nisar
Oct 12, 2010 Farah Nisar rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: all friends
a really really touching story... gr8 work... looking forward to some more novels revealing the ugliness of our system of which we all are a part of...
it's just an amazing book.i don't have words to praise it. i recommend it to others.
Ftm sair
it provides the reader not with a single lesson but a it must...
Apr 16, 2013 WhiteSky rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Everyone
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The story made me cry with all twists and turns.... but still it was astonishing
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Hijab Fatima
awesome amazing book....... a masterpiece
Aug 02, 2010 Maaha marked it as to-read
awesome.excellent mind blowing.
Mariam Sarez
i think awesome the book was...
Rabia Arif
Truly amazing... Made me cry :'(
Tariq Mahmood
Lovely book, very gripping plot.
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عمیرہ احمد کا شمار دورِ حاضر کے مقبول ترین اردو ناول اور ڈراما نگاروں میں ہوتا ہے۔ عمیرہ 10 دسمبر 1976ء کو صوبۂ پنجاب، پاکستان کے مشہور شہر سیالکوٹ میں پیدا ہوئیں اور مرے کالج، سیالکوٹ سے انگریزی ادب میں ماسٹرز کیا۔ وہ آرمی پبلک کالج، سیالکوٹ میں انگریزی زبان کی تدریس کرتی رہیں۔ بعد ازاں، تحریری کاموں پر پوری توجہ دینے کے لیے اُنھوں نے ملازمت چھوڑ دی۔
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