Author: Ahmad Nadeem Qasimi
Editor(s): Muhammad Umar Memon / Faruq Hassan
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8187649380
This collection of Urdu short stories rendered in a naturalistic vein reveal themselves to be the work of a writer who has observed the lives of his people with the practiced eye of a shrewd observer and found them worth celebrating.
The Resthouse is a collection of Urdu Short stories depicting Qasimi's deep roots in his culture and locale. The stories portray common men and women with their disappointments and gullibility, joys and sorrows, and bring them across as strong characters.
A volume worth collecting, for those interested in true to life fiction
Lawrence of Thalabia
A Mother's Love
The Old Banyan
Old Man Noor
The Pond with the Bo Tree
Praise be to Allah
Sultan, the Beggar Boy
The Thal Desert
A Wild Woman