Anjali Sachdeva (kindle) All the Names They Used for God Stories


10 thoughts on “All the Names They Used for God Stories

  1. says:

    What an outstanding short story collection I knew nothing about this book going in and was thrilled by each story There is so much range here and there is a nice fabulist edge to nearly all the stories The writer wields so much confidence and control in her prose and my goodness what imagination what passion there is in this work From one story to the next I felt like the writer knows everything about everything One of the best

  2. says:

    Over the past few months I've picked up a number of short story collections and this one happens to be one of the least memorable There are on

  3. says:

    35 When I am reading s book of short stories I usually jot down a few details about each story as a memory aid I do not however look at these notes unless I absolutely have to rather trying to see how much I remember just from the story titles A good way for me to gauge how memorable and note Worthy is each story After finishing this well written collection I am happy to say I remembered uite a fewThey run the gamut from the past to the fu

  4. says:

    Anjali Sachdeva has written a diverse compelling and strong debut collection of stories I can't think of any other collection I've read that is this eclectic—there are stories about genetically perfected septuplets a man with glass lungs John Milton writing his epic poem weird blobby aliens who take over eart

  5. says:

    Let's just say I liked the book I liked a

  6. says:

    Wonder and terror meet at the horizon and we walk the knife edge between them These words end the introduction to this powerful haunting collection of short stories  Sachdeva explains in her introduction that in old times people knew better than to trust their gods  Gods enter these stories in unexpected somet

  7. says:

    A difficult book to reviewI enjoyed three stories in the whole collection1 The World by Night The story takes place in a cave There is hope and

  8. says:

    This has to be the best short story collection I have read There was just enough fantastical elements that it felt somewhat realistic and the satire was subtle but there in each story but never took away from the entertainment of the stories All the Names for God the short story in this was amazing and I found myself th

  9. says:

    Release Date022018 All the Names They Used for God Anjali Sachdeva’s debut release is a stellar collection of short stories that explores the strangeness that is the human experience and our small stature in the vastness of the cosmos Rewards abound for the short story lover science gone awry in “Pleiades”; abandonment and love gone wrong in “Anything You Might Want”; man versus wild and the call of suicide i

  10. says:

    The stories set out in this collection are loosely connected by otherworldly moods inspired by bits of magic and soft dream

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Free download · E-book, or Kindle E-pub ä Anjali Sachdeva

All the Names They Used for God Stories

Ew Carnegie's steel mills is irrevocably changed by the brutal power of the furnaces; a fisherman sets sail into overfished waters and finds a secret obsession from which he can't return; an online date ends with a frightening inexplicable disappearance Her story Pleiades was called a masterpiece by Dave Eggers Sachdeva has. Wonder and terror meet at the horizon and we walk the knife edge between them These words end the introduction to this powerful haunting collection of short stories Sachdeva explains in her introduction that in old times people knew better than to trust their gods Gods enter these stories in unexpected sometimes wondrous and sometimes terrifying ways I put gods in uotations because what enters into these stories is never called god or what is expected of god but instead is a force a magical entity something otherworldly that is hard to put a name toSachdeva s stories take place in many locations aroun The Freeze-Frame Revolution power of the furnaces; a fisherman sets sail into overfished waters and finds a secret obsession from which he can't return; an online date ends with a frightening inexplicable disappearance Her story Pleiades was called a masterpiece by Dave Eggers Sachdeva has. Wonder and terror meet at the horizon and we walk the knife edge between them These words end the introduction to this The New-York Review, and Atheneum Magazine, Vol. 2 powerful haunting collection of short stories Sachdeva explains in her introduction that in old times His Christmas Cowgirl (Wildflower Ranch put gods in uotations because what enters into these stories is never called god or what is expected of god but instead is a force a magical entity something otherworldly that is hard to The Doctors Dating Bargain put a name toSachdeva s stories take The Collection place in many locations aroun

Free read All the Names They Used for God Stories

A haunting diverse debut story collection that explores the isolation we experience in the face of the mysterious often dangerous forces that shape our livesAnjali Sachdeva's debut collection spans centuries continents and a diverse set of characters but is united by each character's epic struggle with fate A workman in Andr. Over the past few months I ve picked up a number of short story collections and this one happens to be one of the least memorable There are only nine stories in All the Names They Used for God but several made me think huh and not a single one really stood out to me I can almost always pick out at least one or two gems in a collection but all left me fairly cold hereIt s somewhat odd that these stories were lumped together into a collection at all There s nothing really tying them together no overarching theme or link that unites them Instead they are a series of strange dreamy snapshots of completely differ

Free download · E-book, or Kindle E-pub ä Anjali Sachdeva

A talent for creating moving and poignant scenes following her highly imaginative plots to their logical ends and depicting how one small miracle can affect everyone in its wakeThe world by night Glass lung Logging lake Killer of kings All the names for God Robert Greenman and the mermaid Anything you might want Manus Pleiad. Release Date022018 All the Names They Used for God Anjali Sachdeva s debut release is a stellar collection of short stories that explores the strangeness that is the human experience and our small stature in the vastness of the cosmos Rewards abound for the short story lover science gone awry in Pleiades abandonment and love gone wrong in Anything You Might Want man versus wild and the call of suicide in Logging Lake These are intricate spinning tales that took me off guard Does this collection have a theme I don t know Perhaps spirituality is the link and there is the title to be con

  • Hardcover
  • 259
  • All the Names They Used for God Stories
  • Anjali Sachdeva
  • English
  • 09 May 2017
  • 9780399593000