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By Mitra Phukan

A musician by no means discovered the reality of the asserting ‘Music is a harsh taskmaster’ till his liked tool exacts the top sacrifice. An untrue husband is baffled: his spouse grows a growing number of ideal until eventually she actually turns into the goddess of lots. A loving mom is of course distraught on the kidnapping of her son by means of insurgents…or is she? And Modon Sur, with the spoils of an entire night’s thievery in tow, reveals himself in a sticky state of affairs on a black amavasya night. 

In this assortment, Mitra Phukan sounds the rhythms of up to date Assamese society, deftly weaving common subject matters of affection, loss and ageing with a number of the concerns dealing with the quarter: militancy, witchcraft, and the breakdown of conventional methods of existence. Her tales acutely depict people’s struggles to narrate to one another throughout significant social gulfs and in the intricacies of family members and love. Intimate, allusive, and wryly saw, A complete Night’s Thievery is a finely drawn portrait of humanity through the most favorite literary voices in Assam today. 

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