CURRENT TOP READS
Shantaram is set in the colourful world of contemporary Bombay. An escaped convict flees maximum security prison in Australia for the teeming streets of Mumbai, India. He set up a free health clinic in the slums, acted in Bollywood movies, worked for the Bombay mafia as a forger, counterfeiter, and more.
Down Under – Travels From A Sunburnt Country explores the land of Australia. Australia is the driest, flattest, hottest, most desiccated, infertile and climatically aggressive of all the inhabited continents. Ignoring such dangers – and yet curiously obsessed by them – Bill Bryson journeyed to Australia and promptly fell in love with the country.
The Alchemist tells the mystical story of Santiago, a shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure. His journey teaches us about the essential wisdom of listening to our hearts, of recognizing opportunity and learning to read the omens strewn along life’s path, and, most importantly, to follow our dreams.