Amphigory by Shitiz Srivastava

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This book comprises of seven unique and distinct collection of motley stories blended in different flavors of life, love, humor, philosophy, literature and black comedy.
The first story "The perfect escape‟ is about a conflict of ideology between a police officer and a perfect evil minded criminal and how that police officer goes through an ordeal of new logic and confrontations to defeat the criminal in his own game. The second story "A film maker convicted" is a dialogue-based courtroom drama in which a film maker is convicted of making bad films influencing people in bad ways which he justifies them all in a very unique and extraordinary way. The third story "Love form the past times" is a coming of age love story in which an old doctor encounters a love story which makes him remember an instance of his love that made him change his life forever. The fourth story "Twice dead for the beauty" is a drama story in which a photographer suffering from mid life crisis goes beyond usual ways to attain a masterpiece of his life, finally losing his mind and going insane. The fifth story "Smoke of honor‟ is a story about an old couple who are left alone in this world by their near ones, have a made a small world of their own and realize how much they mean to each other when a crisis befalls on them. The sixth story "Things of her that I miss now" is a autobiographical account of comic reminiscences form my own life about my girlfriend, the time I spent with her and what happened to me when she left me. The seventh and final story " The conundrum‟ is a dark black comedy about an actor who feels that he has brains of Sherlock Holmes and his journey to solve the murder of his best friend in a complete dysfunctional world.

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Published March 24, 2013 by Smashwords. 167 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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