Rupi Kaur books in order
Rupi Kaur is an Indian-born Canadian illustrator, photographer, artist, performer, and multiple #1 bestselling poet.
Born in Punjab, India, Kaur was raised in Canada after her family emigrated there while she was young.
She started performing poetry in 2009 and rose to prominence on Instagram, ultimately becoming a famous "Instapoet" thanks to her poetry collections.
Kaur illustrated and self-published her first poetry collection, Milk and Honey (2014), while in university at the age of twenty-one.
She went on to publish two more collections, namely The Sun and Her Flowers (2017) and Home Body (2020).
A graduate of the University of Waterloo with a BA degree in English, Kaur’s books have been translated into more than 42 languages, selling over 10 million copies.
She has also produced and starred in her debut film, Rupi Kaur Live, which is available on Amazon Prime Video.
Kaur enjoys creating art and performing her works on stage, which primarily focus on love, loss, trauma, healing, femininity, and migration.
Genres: Literary Fiction, Poetry
- One NRI Girl (2019)
- The Rupi Kaur Boxed Set (2019)
- Milk and Honey (2014)
- The Sun and Her Flowers (2017)
- Home Body (2020)
- Healing Through Words (2022)
Detailed book overview
Sonja is a divorced and attractive Indian girl. She is working as a software engineer in an investment bank in USA. She has money ($$$$), she can afford sex outside marriage. She also has opinion on everything. She is dating various marriage prospects, will she get her dream guy?
Global sensation and internationally renowned author—rupi kaur’s milk and honey celebrates the challenges and triumphs facing the modern woman. In strikingly personal, yet widely relatable poems accompanied by original illustrations, kaur challenges the idea that women should be quiet, gentle, and submissive and instead encourages women to be strong, powerful, and proud.
Each of the four chapters (“the hurting,” “the loving,” “the breaking,” and “the healing”) serves a different purpose and explores the many kinds of pain and healing of life’s experiences. From breakups to trauma, kaur leads readers through life’s most bitter moments to find their hidden sweetness.
Paired with milk and honey in this exquisite boxed set: the sun and her flowers, a vibrant and transcendent journey about growth and healing. Ancestry and honoring one’s roots. Expatriation and rising up to find a home within yourself. Divided into five chapters and illustrated in kaur’s signature style, the sun and her flowers is a journey of wilting, falling, rooting, rising, and blooming. A celebration of love in all its forms.
The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. milk and honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look.
Divided into five chapters and illustrated by Kaur, the sun and her flowers is a journey of wilting, falling, rooting, rising, and blooming. A celebration of love in all its forms.
this is the recipe of life
said my mother
as she held me in her arms as i wept
think of those flowers you plant
in the garden each year
they will teach you
that people too
in order to bloom
Rupi Kaur constantly embraces growth, and in home body, she walks readers through a reflective and intimate journey visiting the past, the present, and the potential of the self. home body is a collection of raw, honest conversations with oneself - reminding readers to fill up on love, acceptance, community, family, and embrace change. illustrated by the author, themes of nature and nurture, light and dark, rest here.
i dive into the well of my body
and end up in another world
everything i need
already exists in me
there’s no need
to look anywhere else
Healing Through Words is a guided tour on the journey back to the self, a cathartic and mindful exploration through writing.
This carefully curated collection of exercises asks only that you be vulnerable and honest, both with yourself and the page.
You don’t need to be a writer to take this walk; you just need to write—that’s all.