The acclaimed storyteller, Sourish Roy has once again made sensation with his Tales From Bengal. The masterly story collection has imbibed the virtue of magical realism where he has put forward the various discrepancies of the society. Apart from shedding light on the numerous nuances, it has raised the hope of a positive change in the society which has always been an ingredient factor of humanity.
Tales From Bengal, a collection of nine stories has been like ‘Navratna’ which has been a gem to the literary fraternity. The best-selling short-story collection has already blazed the sales chart as it has already touched a whooping figure of 10K in just a matter of few months. Every story defines the various facades of a human’s personality and truly symbolizes the persona of Mr. Roy who bagged the Best Short-Story Collection 2020 Award defying all odds.
The recently concluded ICMDR Awards 2020, Mumbai which witnessed nominations of various literary figures and eminent personalities from all over the country got spellbound with the presence of Mr. Roy who stressed on the intellectual development of women who are an integral part of the society during his award speech.