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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Oct 09, Rizwan rated it really liked it Shelves: What was it that she really wanted. I started reading this in anticipation of the Hum TV drama and was thrilled to find an English translation. Her novel Aangan has highly been admired as a literary history in Urdu. Khadija began writing short stories in View all 3 comments. But she is all but cut off from an outside world with its endless possibility for one who dreams of self — sufficiency, and left to keep her hopes alive amidst the broken dreams and carnage of conflicting ideologies evidenced by her extended family.
It was Chammi twisting and turning in bed that Aliya could not hear right at the beginning and thought that she must be sleeping peacefully. It was a very difficult review to write as I had so many thoughts while reading it. Nov 17, Luthien rated it liked it. I have a lot of favourite quotes, that I will upload soon.
Hiba rated it did not like it Nov 24, In social terms, this book is believeable because the women of my society tend to make a lot sacrifices that men are brought up to take for granted. Aangan filma Hindi film by O. Please support us by taking a moment to turn off Adblock on Dawn.
Nonetheless,its brilliantly written,even if I don’t agree with the concept! Member feedback about List of people from Lahore: Archived from the original on 7 August He graduated from a high school in Campbellpur innow renamed Attock city in Pakistanaround the time when he wrote his first poem. View all khadijw comments.
She has put unbearable grief, pain and sufffering with one girl which is not natural! For Aaliya, the main leading lady, it felt to me that this cramped up space didn’t allow her to think her decisions through.
In 1 list s. Readers of the partition times would be interested to see a different narration and take, by the stories of the women who are left behind. Thakay Haray 5. Out of the two, Aangan is the one that got lots of admiration in the literary circle. Retrieved 25 June The central courtyard of a house would be the centre of the household. Overall this is a masterpiece and I finished it in two days. She has published five books of short stories and two novels.
She always has measured judgement, respect for elders, even when This was a difficult novel to review.
She began writing from her childhood. This book is very close to my heart. Member feedback about List of Pakistani writers: Funoon topic Funoon Urdu: The women of the household are engrossed in gossips and picking fights over events in the past. Archived from the original on 3 February Dec 23, Shabana Mukhtar rated it it was amazing.
BOTH decision and timing are scarcely believable and will surely give more ammunition to those quarters denouncing Jul 29, Palwasha Rehman rated it liked it Shelves: But after reading this novel i It took me a while to finish this book. She keeps others before herself but in over-analysing people and relationships, she herself remains at loss. Even more important, it is sheer reading pleasure to discover in the translation the unrequited desires and the sepia mzstoor suffused in melancholic tones, true to the spirit of the original.
But the overall tone of the novel is of melancholy and despair. I saw Mastoor khadij times, but it was her sister Hajra Masroor that I felt an affinity with as a writer as well as a person.
There was a chill in the air now, and the electric lamp burned silently. Login with username and password. Trio mastoof in JIT report reject ,astoor, claim innocence. The thesis of PhD has also been written on Khadija and on her literary work by a student at Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, A newspaper writes; “Brimming with an urge for writing, both sisters wrote stories for a children magazine and were encouraged by the response they received from prestigious literary journals like Adbi Dunya.