ISBN : 978-81-7966-341-7
Sons of the Red Soil
The farmers whose lives are dependent on the rain are the protagonists of this novel. The novel portrays man’s struggle against the forces of nature.
The setting of this novel is the suburbs of Coimbatore within a radius of twenty-five kilometres. The novelist analyses the hardships faced by the people caused by the give year drought. The steps taken by the people to overcome this grave calamity, forms the basis of the story. Love for mankind, his innate love for the soil and stark realism make this novel an unforgettable one. Realistic presentation of villagers lives from the hallmark of this novel leaving an indelible impact on the minds of the readers.