The English teacher

The English teacher,by R.K. Narayan.

The whole book was a mess,and after reading it,the first thing i did was to restore it,the cover had peeled off.This book was printed in 1955,although it was first published a decade earlier.


Genre- Autobiographical Novel,Fiction


Age factor- 16 and above


The book

R.k.'s style of writing is one the most astounding ones i have ever seen.With just one book, I own,he has impressed me deep within.The story line is very simple,plain yet the emotional punch that comes,is so strong that it hits u well. This is s story of a English teacher,the impact his married life and fatherhood has and his transition from bachelorhood to these new responsibilities.It also tracks his spiritual side.

A good book,a must read.


Gifting ideas

A good book to gift.Popular title,Widely available.Approx 200 pages thick.Reasonably priced.Suitable for all age groups.


A thought worth sharing

"
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in my library are books that other folks have lent me. " ~Anatole France
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