Venkat Narayanan
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Venkat Narayanan and 1 other person liked Ananya's review of Atonement:
Atonement by Ian McEwan
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“A story was a form of telepathy. By means of inking symbols onto a page, she was able to send thoughts and feelings from her mind to her reader's. It was a magical process, so commonplace that no one stopped to wonder at it..." Read more of this review »
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The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
"Author Mohsin Hamid creates a conversation between a Pakistani, Changez, and an unnamed American as they meet, have tea, dinner and a late night walk in Lahore. Just as the old maxim about telling your life's secrets to strangers on a plane, Chang..." Read more of this review »
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Noble in intent.
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“The story so far:
In the beginning the Universe was created.
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Rainer Maria Rilke
“Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love.”
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Woody Allen
“To you, I'm an atheist.
To God, I'm the loyal opposition.”
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Frank Zappa
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