List of famous Cricketer’s autobiographies

Cricket is the most popular game of the world after football and the players who plays become a role model of millions of fans. People follow them madly and know about them almost all things like – where they live, what they like, what they eat etc. Some of them has written autobiography and share their struggle and success. Through this article we will know famous Cricketer’s autobiographies-

1. SACHIN TENDULKAR
BOOK NAME – playing it my way
PAGES. – 487
GENRE. – AUTOBIOGRAPHY

We all know Sachin Tendulkar as a great cricketer only who is believed to be a “god of cricket” but we don’t know him as individual. Personal life of Sachin’s Tendulkar was never shared. Through the autobiography “playing it my way” he describes his journey as individual and told about himself everything to the world. He stay very honest during writing this book. He reveals many personal anecdotes including explain about 24 years of his life spending on the cricket ground. Sachin also talks about the relations of other players and team staff. The autobiography of Sachin entered in “Limca books of records” for being the best book of adult hardback across both non-fictions and fictions categories.


2. YUVRAJ SINGH
BOOK NAME – The test of my life
GENRE. – AUTOBIOGRAPHY
PAGES. – 190

In this book Yuvraj Singh write, his whole journey and start with a message –
“The test of my life is a story in my own words. It is about my toughest days and how I managed to come out of it. It is about hope, determination and courage to face challenges despite all odds. And believe me, we all have the strength to do it. So keep it up, keep your dreams alive, and never give up. God Bless.”
Yuvraj Singh describes all ups and downs in his book. Struggle, setbacks and success everything he tells in very simple language like he sits next to you. He describes two story in this book one is how he became a one of the great and successful cricket and another is how he come out of his greatest turmoil of his life.


Aravind Adiga Books

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Aravind Adiga is Indian author who started his career in writing through “THE WHITE TIGER” and he received man booker price for this. He was born at madras in 1974 and grew up in Mangalore in South India. He was educated at Columbia university in New York and Magdalen college, oxford. Adiga did work as a journalist and his articles on business, politics and arts has published in the financial times, the Sunday times, New Yorker, Times of India etc. Below we will discuss some important books of Aravind Adiga that you can read-

1. THE WHITE TIGER

PAGES – 319
GENRE – PICARESQUE NOVEL
STORY –

The main character of this novel is balram who is narrator along with the anti-hero. He belongs to impoverished background and live in small Indian village. In school he proved himself intelligent and talented and praised by visiting school inspector as rare ” the white tiger”. Balram skillfully climb’s social ladder to become a driver and later a successful entrepreneur. This novel also shows dark side of Indian society in globalized world.


2. LAST MAN IN TOWER

PAGES – 430
GENRE – FICTION
STORY –

Last man in tower is another stunning book of Aravind Adiga. In this book he talk about real state and conflicting interests in community and development through a dharmen shah, rose from nothing to create an empire and give offer to visharam society residents to leave the building so he can make a luxury skyscraper named “Shanghai” and the protagonist of the novel “Yogesh murthi” a retired school teacher. This is riveting story of money and power which evocative and entertaining.


3. SELECTION DAY

PAGES – 290
GENRE – FICTION
STORY-

Aravind Adiga’s “selection day” is another facet of his remarkable talent. This book is about two brothers, who are raised by their obsessive father to become a cricket stars, in a mumbai slum area. Majnu a 14-year-old cricketer is good in cricket but not as good as elder brother. Except cricket, Majnu has many more things about himself and the world, which he does not know but want to know and do. They are also fascinated by world of CSI and interesting scientific facts. Finally, Selection day is story of dream of athletic glory, rivalry of brother, all leading to judgement day when Mumbai judges choose Mumbai’s next cricket star.


Best Books of Robin Sharma

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Robin Sharma is one of most influential leadership gurus of the world. His journey as a writer and leadership speaker started when he was 25 years old due to dissatisfaction in life. He has written many books on leadership. Some of his best books, which you must read, are as follows-

1. THE MONK WHO SOLD HIS FERRARI

GENRE- SELF-MOTIVATION, SELF HELP
STORY-

The monk who sold his ferrari is a fable about fulfilling your dreams and reaching your destiny. In this book, you will come to know about “seven virtues” which is taught by robin sharma through the sages of savana. The main character of this book is julian matle a lawyer, who is not happy in his life and after collapsing from heart attack and other stress, he sold his mansian and Ferrari and ventured into himalayan mountains to find out sages and get wisdom. Definitely this book is very good and you can incorporate several virtues from this book in your life.


2.WHO WILL CRY WHEN YOU DIE

GENRE- SELF-HELP
STORY-

The crux of this is ” When you were born, you cried while the world rejoiced. Live your life such a way that when you die the world cries and you rejoice”. In this book author shares 101 short inspiration message which leads us simple and lightening solutions for our most complex problems. Robin sharma’s style of simplifying philosophies is very plausible. This book also teach us that we do , should be done with excellence and sense of purpose.


Best Books of Paulo Coelho

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

If you are reader or want to start reading then it is big question in front of you that from which book should I start to read so I can get wonderful content, pleasure and also motivation. To find out a good book in myriad Collection is a herculean task. So in this article I am going to tell you some important books of Paulo Coelho that you must read once in your life.

1. THE ALCHEMIST

Genre – Adventure, Quest, Fantasy
Pages – 163 pp (first english edition)
               208 pp( 25th anniversary edition)
STORY

The alchemist tells the story of Andalusian shephard boy named Santiago. One day while sleeping abandoned church has a recurring dream about the child who tells him that if he will travel Egyptian pyramids he will get hidden treasure. After it he asks rumani fortune-teller about its meaning. Woman explains him that the dream is a prophetic and he follows his dream to get treasure in Egyptian pyramids.
Although he is uncertain but he starts his journey and in this he meets a mysterious old man who introduce himself as a king of Salem. He explains Santiago about good and bad omens and says that it is your duty to pursue your “personal legend”
In the journey of Santiago, he faces lots of challenges and it ends with digging up in the abandon church from where the whole story started.


2. ELEVEN MINUTE

Genre-Novel
PAGES – 320
STORY-

In this book Paulo Coelho is telling the story about the woman whose name is maria, a young girl belongs to a village of brazil, whose first innocent brushes with love leave her heart-broken. Maria has several love experience with young love but true loves never appears in her life because of this she has convinced that she will never find true love. She destined to live without true love.
She leaves her home to go to geneva in hopes of great love and adventure but the situation does not prove to be what she thought but to return home she has no money because of this she enters in prostitution to earn money quickly.


3. THE WINNER STANDS ALONE

PAGES – 374
GENRE – Novel
STORY-

This book story revolves around 4-5 character. One is Igor whose sole aim is to back his ex-wife in his life. His wife name is Ewa who has married to hamid Hussein. Hamid is wealthy and famous person but Ewa does not love him. She is with him because she is safe from his ex-husband Igor. Gabreilla 25 years old lady wants to become a star but she is running out of time. But instead of it she gets big break.
Another one is jasmine who is very famous and understands that all world surroundings her.


4. VERONIKA DECIDES TO DIE

PAGES – 210
GENRE – NOVEL
STORY-

Veronika decides to die is the story of 24 years old woman who has attempted to suicide and stay at mental hospital.
She has fed up of her life and she feels powerless to change it because of it she gets eat pills but her attempt to suicide get fails and she awakens in an mental institution called villete.
She is very serious. Her heart has damaged very much. She has a few days to live. As the days of death coming close she is enjoying the life and wants to live more and want to do whatever she likes without caring the world.