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Women of Prey (Shikari Auratein): Stories

Book Specification

Binding Paperback
Language English
Number Of Pages 160
Author Saadat Hasan Manto
Publisher Speaking Tiger Publishing Pvt Ltd
Isbn-10 9389231329
Isbn-13 9789389231328

Women of Prey (Shikari Auratein): Stories

Saadat Hasan Manto's Women of Prey (Shikari Auratein): Stories

‘The undisputed master of the modern Indian short story.’—Salman Rushdie originally published in 1955 as Shikari auratein, women of prey is a hugely entertaining and forgotten classic containing raunchy, hilarious short stories and profiles that show a completely different side of Manto. As he’s enjoying a Kulfi in his Victoria coach after a long day at filmistan, a beautiful burqa-clad woman suddenly hops in next to Manto, ready to go home. What will he do next? When Ashok stumbles across a porn film for the first time in his life, he is appalled. What will happen when his wife gets a hold of the contraband? Will two bitter lovers—about to give it all up—resolve their differences, before they take each other lives? Can Ashok Kumar, heartthrob to millions of women, handle Paro Devi’s affections? In addition to these stories, this volume also includes ‘sitara’, Manto’s scandalous profile of the legendary Kathak dancer, famous for her troop of lovers. Appearing in English translation for the first time ever, this gem of a collection is a gloriously pulpy, sexual, hilarious and tragic romp through Manto’s Bombay, Lahore and Amritsar.

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Why you should read Women of Prey (Shikari Auratein): Stories by Saadat Hasan Manto

This book has been written by Saadat Hasan Manto, who has written books like Women of Prey (Shikari Auratein): Stories,Manto: Pandrah Kahaniya, Chayan Nandita Das,Manto: 15 Stories, Selected by Nandita Das,Thanda Ghosht Aur Anya Kahaniyaan,Toba Teksingh Tatha Anya Kahaniyan. The books are written in Classic Fiction,Literature & Fiction,Books category. This book is read by people who are interested in reading books in category : Classic Fiction. So, if you want to explore books similar to This book, you must read and buy this book.

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Reading Style Time To Finish The Book
Slow 32 hours
Average 16 hours
Good 10 hours
Excellent 5 hours
So if you are a Reader belonging in the Good category, and you read it daily for 1 hour, it will take you 10 days.
Note: A slow reader usually reads 100 words per minute, an average reader 200 words per minute, an average reader 300 words per minute and an excellent leader reads about 600-1000 words per minute, however the comprehension may vary.
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