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Coolie - Mulk Raj Anand Reviews

Indian fiction

Apr 06, 2017 04:33 PM Read

Mulk Raj Anand, one of the finest writers of India. His book "Coolie" is a seminal book in Indian literature. Coolie depicts the life of an young boy who dreams of a life in the hills, but is forced to travel out of his village to earn a living as a domestic help, porter, factory worker and rick...Read More

Coolie written by Mulk Raj Anand.

Nov 19, 2016 05:58 PM Read

Hello friends, I read a very nice book in last month "Coolie written by Mulk Raj Anand". This book is very popular in the world and one of the most wonderful books I've ever read, you can't put it down when you start reading. I fond reading books and I read books after sleeping. This book ...Read More

Coolie

Sep 26, 2016 08:30 PM Read (via Mobile)

The main theme of Coolie is the exploitation of the poor by the rich in early twentieth century India and the human suffering that this brings about. In his descriptions of Munoo’s experiences after leaving his village, Mulk Raj Anand offers the reader a vivid portrayal of the shocking treatment...Read More

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Describing a mundane existence

Jul 09, 2004 10:16 AM Read

Review : Mulk raj Anand's 'coolie ' gives a chilling picture of a down trodden boy munno who at his early stage gets into oblivion of his own existence. He could feel the itch of an orphan and Anand could rightly give a heart throbbing description of his mental state and his all activities in a ...Read More

A Wonderful Book

Oct 29, 2002 02:34 PM Read

A great book. Mulk Raj Anand's strength as a writer is brought out fully as he portrays the pathetic condition of Munoo. A must-read for aspiring writers and anyone who likes reading. Though the content is dark and depressing, it does provoke thought on the human condition. Reality, albeit a dat...Read More

Truth and nothing else but the truth

Sep 03, 2002 12:00 PM Read

Mulk Raj Anand, along with his contemporaries, the magnificent R K Narayan, and the luminous Raja Rao, is considered to be the pioneer of the Indo-English novel. Anand belonged to a generation that did not worship money or media hype. For him, writing was nothing short of expressing his socia...Read More


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