Saints and Charlatans
Saints and Charlatans’ by Sarim Baig is a collection of interlinked stories set in contemporary Pakistani Punjab. It explores how the increasing intolerance of society compels individuals to become either saints or charlatans, and how it’s sometimes hard to tell the difference. In t...
I finally finished this book yesterday. It was really refreshing to read something set in Pakistan - and not only that, but a collection of short stories that are intriguing, deep, and thought provoking at the same time.
Not only that - the stories are in the same setting and are connected, which is a technical feat I’m impressed by.
Thanks for writing such a great set of stories, Sarim :)
Oh and it’s free if you’re on kindle unlimited. What are you waiting for?Posted on 2018-05-22T04:28:05+0000