It all started with a normal day when Sukhdev set out for his school. As the day progressed he experienced that it was the most unusual day of his life. He was beaten to death by strangers. The coming days were even worse which uprooted his entire family. A horrifying train journey…father missing… Now he was the ‘man’ of the family. An unknown country ‘Hindustan’ will be his home.
Kanika Adlakha holds a post- graduation degree in English literature. She has earned a four year creative writing degree from Writers Bureau, London. She has been writing short stories and poems in various leading magazines in India. Professionally, she is the co-founder and Managing director of Cargopeople Logistics and Shipping Pvt. Ltd. based in New Delhi. This book is inspired by the stories she has grown up listening to from her Grand -parents and their relatives who had experienced the pain of partition themselves.
Book:The Green Fire: A Troublesome Journey of Life in the Aftermath of India’s Partition
Publisher:Pendown Press Powered by Gullybaba Publishing House Pvt. Ltd.
Number of Pages:138