She Reads South Asia


Friday, June 12, 2009

The Loudest Firecracker

Here is an excerpt from the review and interview with author Arun Krishnan and his book The Loudest Firecracker.

Arun Krishnan is the author of the The Loudest Firecracker , an interesting tale told through the eyes of ten-year-old Siddharth, complete with the perfect blend of wit and somberness. It centers on the repercussions of an untimely firecracker blast at the end of a cricket match between India and Pakistan - tragically turning Siddharth’s life upside-down.

Read in its entirety here