சிறார் கதைகள் என்றால் அதிலொரு நீதி சொல்லப்படவேண்டும் என்பது எழுதப்படாத விதி போலும்! சிறுவர்கள் தவறிழைக்கக் கூடியவர்கள், நீதிப்படுத்தப் படவேண்டியவர்கள் என்று பெரியவர்கள் கருதுகிறார்கள். பொதுவாக இத்தகைய ‘நீதிகள்’ பல நேரங்களில் எல்லாருக்குமான ‘அறமாக’ இருப்பதில்லை. இது இடத்திற்கு இடம், ஆளுக்கு ஆள் மாறுப..
There are as many kinds
of love, as there are hearts.?
In the nineteenth century Russian high society, the ravishing, aristocratic Anna Karenina is married to Alexey Alexandrovitch Karenin, a senior statesman, twenty years her senior. But as her passionate and restless spirit compels her, she falls ..
Gripped by anxiety, the impoverished, handsome, and intelligent Rodion Raskolnikov has isolated himself from everyone. Preoccupied with his own contemplations, he becomes conscious of his fears.
?I want to attempt a thing like that and am frightened by these trifles,? he thought, with an odd smile. ..
Crime and Punishment plunges head first into the feverish mental chatter of Raskolnikov, an intelligent, isolated and penniless student in St. Petersburg. The contemplation of murder is clear, and while the act is rehearsed in meticulous detail, the motive is left vague and arbitrary. What follows i..
After the end of civil war in erstwhile soviet Union, there was a serious attempt to improve the education of children all over the USSR. This particular novel talks about the attempt of a soldier who is also a Komsomol member by name Dyuyshen comes to a remote village and takes up the post of villa..
Upon the untimely death of the brutal Fyodor Karamazov, a dramatic unravelling ensues. The murder of a man who has lived solely, and heedlessly, to satiate himself is hardly tragic, but proves to alter the lives of his three sons. The passionate and turbulent Dmitri’s enmity with his father is well-..
“All great literature is one of two stories; a man goes on a journey or a stranger comes to town.” with a career spanning almost half a century, Leo Tolstoy penned down some of the world’s greatest and most celebrated works. This edition brings for you his thirty-five best short stories ranging from..
The seven parts into which this book is divided include the best known Tolstoy stories. “God Sees the Truth, but Waits” and “A Prisoner in the Caucasus” which Tolstoy himself considered as his best; “How Much Land Does a Man Need?” depicting the greed of a peasant for land; the most brilliantly told..
Life did not stop and one had to live..?
July 1805, St Petersburg, Russia: A country on the brink of attack. a city on the threshold of war and disruption.
Five Russian families will find out just how their lives are going to entangle during the ensuing years of war and peace..
Opening at Anna Pavlo..