The Distorted Mirror: Stories, Travelogues, Sketches PDF

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The Distorted Mirror: Stories, Travelogues, Sketches A delightful read meant for slow Sunday afternoons I was surprised to know that RK Laxman the writer is as good as RK Laxman the cartoonist The writing thinking style fuels the cartoonist and vice versa The stinging humor, the observant eye and the critical mind of his have collaborated well to bring out this book As an admirer of R K Laxman, I am not satisfied with The Distorted Mirror But it does not in any way takes away the greatness of the cartoonist in my mind I have a feeling that these pieces are curios made for amusing himself rather than for public consumption, collected for commercial sake.Read the full story here As an admirer of R K Laxman, I am not satisfied with The Distorted Mirror But it does not in any way takes away the greatness of the cartoonist in my mind I have a feeling that these pieces are curios made for amusing himself rather than for public consumption, collected for commercial sake.Read the full story here The Distorted Mirror Stories, Travelogues, sketches by R K Laxman are events picked up from daily life experiences of a common man The first story an accident is about how newspapers kept at the back seat of a moving car float and cover the car mirror so that view of the road is blocked and accidents can happen which will be considered natural by police examination His travel journey to USA, Australia, Andaman Islands, Darjeeling, Mauratius and Kathmandu charming to the reader because of hi The Distorted Mirror Stories, Travelogues, sketches by R K Laxman are events picked up from daily life experiences of a common man The first story an accident is about how newspapers kept at the back seat of a moving car float and cover the car mirror so that view of the road is blocked and accidents can happen which will be considered natural by police examination His travel journey to USA, Australia, Andaman Islands, Darjeeling, Mauratius and Kathmandu charming to the reader because of his attractive description Proper description of the book is amusing , entertaining and binding the reader to complete to the end It is a worth reading book for all I would rate it 2.5 It was a mixed bag Some stories were nice. Was pleasantly surprised to learn that RK Laxman is perhaps a better writer than a cartoonist for his sheer wit and critical eye on seemingly mundane things Wonderful read Amazing insights We have all gone through the writings of his great brother Similar to him, he writes simple, about simple things and about simple people I never knew till this book that he was into scribbling words and spinning essays It was an eye opener indeed. This collection brings together some of Laxman s best short stories, travelogues, about the United States, Australia, the Andamans, Darjeeling, Mauritius and Kathmandu, and a few rare anecdotes about Laxman s cartooning career ❁ [EPUB] ✹ Como fazer Investigação, Dissertações, Teses e relatórios By Maria José Sousa ➚ – Kleankitchen.co.uk travelogues ➹ [Read] ➵ As Receitas da TV By Maria de Lourdes Modesto ➼ – Kleankitchen.co.uk about the United States ➦ [Ebook] ➡ Os Objetos Supremos (Mundo de Bhardo, By Livia Stocco ➱ – Kleankitchen.co.uk Australia [Epub] ➝ Mate Me [If You May] (The Millennium Wolves, By Sapir Englard – Kleankitchen.co.uk the Andamans [Download] ➶ The Dog Who Spoke and More Mayan Folktales By James D. Sexton – Kleankitchen.co.uk Darjeeling ➸ [Read] ➳ Angular 2 Book By Nathan Wu ➽ – Kleankitchen.co.uk Mauritius and Kathmandu ➺ [Reading] ➼ The State of Creativity By James Griffin ➯ – Kleankitchen.co.uk and a few rare anecdotes about Laxman s cartooning career This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Humorous and real I would rate it 2.5 It was a mixed bag Some stories were nice. isadsasaddddddddddddddsadddsaaaaafkjasfjksannas


About the Author: R.K. Laxman

Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Iyer Laxman born October 23 1924, Mysore, India is an Indian cartoonist, illustrator and humorist He is widely regarded as India s greatest ever cartoonist and is best known for his creation The Common Man.R K Laxman was awarded the prestigious Padma Bhushan by the Government of India He has won many awards for his cartoons, including Asia s top journalism award, the Ramon Magsaysay Award, in 1984.