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Reading Easterine Kire’s Son of the Thundercloud

Son of the Thundercloud. Easterine Kire. New Delhi: Speaking Tiger Books, 2016.

Easterine Kire’s latest novella, Son of the Thundercloud, is a fascinating narrative in the mould of low fantasy. In blending Naga myth of creation with the redemption story of Christ, Kire inaugurates the beginning of a new era of literary experimentation in Naga literature in English.

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