The Fourth Woman by Debaprasad Mukherjee is a collection of 19 short stories depicting characters from different strata of life. They range from a simple labourer to the future Prime Minister. The stories focus on intricacies in day to day life with its share of happiness, ecstasy, disappointment and toil. Sometimes we take so many things for granted only to realise it once we loss access to it. Yet some other times small joys elude us while pursuing goals set by the society. Women have a special part to play in the stories in this book where once even God had to bow down to women. A deliberate attempt has been made to keep the stories as short as possible keeping in mind the patience level of today’s netizens. One can relate a part of him/her in some or other character of the story.
Title: The Fourth Woman (And Other Stories)
Author: Debaprasad Mukherjee
Publisher: Blue Rose Publishers