A Burning Summary
Megha Majumdar

Everything you need to understand or teach A Burning by Megha Majumdar.

  • A Burning Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 A Burning Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

A Burning Overview

Set in modern day Kolkata, Megha Majumdar's debut novel, A Burning, tells the story of three intertwined lives in the wake of a terrorist train attack. Through the points of view of her protagonists Jivan, PT Sir, and Lovely, Majumdar explores themes involving the power of societal pressures, and the ways in which the individual fights for freedom by discovering and claiming her voice.

Lesson Plan

A Burning Lesson Plans contain 128 pages of teaching material, including: