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Book review: The Inimitable Chaos of Life

I received this book much later than I expected. ‘The Inimitable Chaos of Life’ is a book written by Maliny Mohan. It consists of fourteen meaningful, deep, heartwarming life's stories, and much to the title of the book, it is “an amalgamation of enthralling stories borrowed from the chaotic pages of life, which allure you to relive the multitude of unique emotions humans are made of.”

The stories in the book are relatable to real life’s events, and I bet the readers are more likely to connect and bring to life the intensity, complexity and sheer beauty of human emotions. It’s true, everyone goes through the chaos in life, and somewhere along the line, chaos began and ends with us. The author has written and narrated the stories to touch upon human lives and the emotions of everyday situations. Heartbreak, pain, death, separations, and the harsh realities are all part of human lives, and one must go through the test no matter what. The book is a mix of emotions, inspiration, filled with both joy and sadness.

'The Inimitable Chaos of Life’ is a good read and it seems like the author is clear on the deeper connection of what she has written about the events, taken from the elements of other lives. The book touched me in many ways possible. Though many of the stories narrated in the book may not be relative to my life, yet I feel they are real and cannot be overlooked. It is likely to touch your heart too.
All the 14 stories have meaningful life’s lessons, the author has captured the many tricky circumstances that life throws at us unexpectedly, turning it into a powerful message for the readers to comprehend. The concepts, as well as the characters, are relatable to real life happenings.
It is written in simple language, which makes it easier for any age to understand.

One thing I loved about each story is, the endings have a different twist, which left a lasting impression on me even after I closed the book. The stories will linger in my mind for quite some time. 
The author's job is done here.

Book Details
Title: The Inimitable Chaos of Life
Author: Maliny Mohan
Publisher: Story Mirror
Price: Rs 190
Pages: 183
Genre: Short Stories
My Rating: 4/5

*This is an honest and an unbiased review.


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