Alcohol, by Jayaraj V. Thoppil, vividly depicts the realities of human life through the struggles that the protagonist goes through.
Summary of the Book
This book poignantly describes how the reality of life always contains more than what meets the eye, beyond just chocolates, cars, and butterflies. It talks of loneliness, long journeys, rapid transitions between the extremes, and the protagonist's account of the truth that hasn’t been eked out before. The book also depicts the desires of the X and Y generation and the evolution of a fresh culture and varying habits. It narrates the struggles of a young man and his family trapped in the miserable trauma of alcoholism. It portrays this suffering and also touches on the difficulty of the youth of Devasam and Oregaon, many of those who go through similar struggle – devoid of dreams and meaning in life. Discover how the novel finds a ray of hope in spite of a bleak reality.
About Jayaraj V. Thoppil
Jayaraj V. Thoppil was born in Desam, a pristine place in Cochin, Kerala. He later relocated to Gurgaon, Haryana. He currently serves as a manager in a famous MNC. Alcohol is Thoppil’s debut novel.
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