Fiction Reads: Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singh

In the summer of 1947, a gruesome, violent bloodbath ensues during the turbulent India-Pakistan partition, killing millions in its wake.  Menwhile at the border village of Mano Majra, life goes on as usual.  The residents time their daily routine of chores, meals, work, prayers and sleep to the sound of trains arriving-departing at the railway … Read more