Paperback ï Hotel Calcutta PDF/EPUB Þ

Paperback ï Hotel Calcutta PDF/EPUB Þ


Hotel Calcutta ➾ [Download] ➾ Hotel Calcutta By Rajat Chaudhuri ➳ – Capitalsoftworks.co.uk The century old Hotel Calcutta run by an Englishman is under threat from land sharks who want to raze the building and build a shopping mall As the staff stare at uncertain times a monk turns up at th The century old Hotel Calcutta run by an Englishman is under threat from land sharks who want to raze the building and build a shopping mall As the staff stare at uncertain times a monk turns up at the Calcutta hotel and prophesies that the hotel will still stand if a wall of stories can be built Peter Dutta – the manager – though a little unsure is ready to give it a shot and begins looking for a storyteller A painter who has just stepped into the bar volunteers to tell the first story Next it is Peter’s turnFrom day to day as the storytelling fever catches on new guests arrive among them a shifty eyed producer of porn flicks an American woman who hears the footsteps of a dead soldier in the corridor and finally an odd pair who pretend to be war historians but may be detectives Soon it seems they have all arrived there with a purpose Will their stories protect the hotel or will Hotel Calcutta crumble under the sledgehammers of the land sharksBetween techno angst deathless love surreal adventure and an epidemic of thievery this is a novel that taps into the power of stories to light up our age of trenchant uncertainties and powerful illusions.


2 thoughts on “Hotel Calcutta

  1. Anne-Trine Anne-Trine says:

    Lovely book lovely prose


  2. Rajat Rajat says:

    `A persuasive artist' Asian Review of Books `Sheer power of storytelling' The Telegraph `Astounding’ `Not to be missed’ Indian Literature journal Sahitya Akademi India's National Academy of Letters`A dazzling wall of stories in Calcutta' The Sunday Guardianhttpwwwsunday guardiancombookbe`Very urban and 21st century' Sanjukta Dasguptahttpwwwciesorgprograms us insti`Chaudhuri also tells us something about the art of the story' Anuradha Kumar Author of It Takes a Murderhttpthethumbprintmagcomcontentchokengtitiktitikchokeng


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2 thoughts on “Hotel Calcutta

  1. Anne-Trine Anne-Trine says:

    Lovely book lovely prose

  2. Rajat Rajat says:

    `A persuasive artist' Asian Review of Books `Sheer power of storytelling' The Telegraph `Astounding’ `Not to be missed’ Indian Literature journal Sahitya Akademi India's National Academy of Letters`A dazzling wall of stories in Calcutta' The Sunday Guardianhttpwwwsunday guardiancombookbe`Very urban and 21st century' Sanjukta Dasguptahttpwwwciesorgprograms us insti`Chaudhuri also tells us something about the art of the story' Anuradha Kumar Author of It Takes a Murderhttpthethumbprintmagcomcontentchokengtitiktitikchokeng

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