Thursday, 17 August 2017

BOOK REVIEW OF THE MONTH

THE DAY I STOPPED DRINKING MILK


Book Review
of
“THE DAY I STOPPED DRINKING MILK”
by
Yasmeen Jamil
(Librarian, KVCTPP)

TITLE: The day I stopped drinking milk
AUTHOR: Sudha Murty
PUBLISHER: Penguine Books
PRICE: 250/-
Year of Publication: 2012
GENERE: Non-fiction
About the book:
Friends, could you believe that a basic commodity like milk which is easily available everywhere could be a luxury to many people.
Sudha Murty, the author of this book was shocked to know it during one of her visits, and decides to stop drinking milk thereon. That is the reason behind the title of this book.
Summary:
This story is based on real incident that took place in the remote area of Odisha. The author visited the forest one day. Suddenly it began to rain heavily. The author was with her translator as she didn’t understand the Odiya language.