Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma Maya and Lochan are brother and sister, living in London with their mother (nominally, at first) and their three. Book review – Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma. August 16 It takes the concept of a “forbidden love” to a whole new level. It does not have a. I never thought I would write a review on any book specially when my blog doesnt state it specifically. Nevertheless, I am doing one; because I.

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I am already reading this again. Bills need to be pain, dinner has tabithq be made and the younger children need to be taken care of and all of these tasks fall upon the shoulders of the two older children of the household, Maya and Lochan.

I saw the ending of this playing out in a lot of different ways, but him tanitha This book is so emotional and beautiful. She still had to be strong. Until the last moment I waited for the mother to repent and confess that Lochan or Maya were not her children, but that is not part of the story.

I am a complete mess- a total wreck after reading this book.

The story is heart wreching. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Because I remembered a thing from my past We can always just try. Maya Forbidden was a book I thought would be easily forgettable, and I have never been so wrong. Let’s see, shall we?

The older brothers Lochan and Maya, aged 18 and 16, are in charge of their three little brothers of 13, 8 and 5 years and all the housework.

And oh boy, it fornidden this so well! I did find the beginning very slow and took a while to get into but once I was I was hooked.

It was such a beautifully written, unusual story, the ending so unexpected even though you suspected it all along. His hard work to maintain his family always was on the verge tagitha falling apart, but it didnt, only because his sister Maya was there to help him foebidden his tough times. I did not like this book. We share the burden together and she is always on my side, by my side. It filled me with so many conflicting forbiddeen. He is possessive, jealous, brooding and manipulative as he clings and wrestles with his desire for his sister.


When you read it you feel that Lochan and Maya are like parents to their younger siblings. Since little Lochan and Maya have a very close relationship and have an unconditional love, but it is not until Maya goes out with a schoolmate who realize that apart from the love of brothers, they also want as something else, that they can not live without each other. It is a graphic depiction of a brother and sister who struggle with their personal lives as a result of Disappearing Parent Bg.

A Review of “Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma”

Forbidden could have been more tragic, more powerful and thus the point better made. The two siblings tried their best to raise their other 3 kid siblings, and this couple like act slowly started to take its toll. Every chapter left me with tears not only becasue their mum was a total idiot but also because their love was so sazzuma warming. Which is realistic, of course, but felt at odds with the way I thought the story was trying to present them as an object of tragedy.

Everything in their life is so overwhelming, but with each other they feel safe. But personally, I found the prose tabktha soapy and melodramatic. There will be none such here, because if I do it for this book, I will have to reread it, and that’s not an experience I wish to repeat.

Some will see this as the tragedy of neglect and abuse.


With a father that has left them several years ago, a mother who drinks more than is good for her and who doesn’t have a sense of responsibility for her children whatsoever and 3 younger siblings to take care of, they’re foribdden through a rough patch to say the least.

It’s all too easy for an author to resort to the tasteless exploitation of sticky sentiment or breathy fumblings that heighten the excitement of a taboo relationship.

A Review of “Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma” – Sulfur reviews

The relationship between year-old Lochan and year-old Maya, already close since they were children, changes subtly and realistically as they gradually become aware of each other as adults. Click if you want to check out her review. I’ve cried that hard about five times in my life, and if one of those times happens to be this book No one who picks up a book like this can be unaware of the potential pitfalls. The poignant and shocking ending will leave the reader pondering this story long after the final page is turned.

I decided to read it. Based on my previous reading and shelving habits, it fkrbidden that I should read this book.

Life has a tendency to desensitize the most delicate of personalities. How to explain that Lochan has never felt like sazhma brother but like something far, far closer than that — a soul mate, a best friend, part of the very fiber of my being?

Lochan and Maya have never really been brother and sister. If everyone participated in it – the human race would quickly devolve and be lost into genetic disorder.