Indian authors in english and their books

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indian authors in english and their books

10 Famous Indian Authors You Must Read

Every time I start, I get stuck up at zeroing in on the names. There are so many great writers and novelists from India and of Indian origin, in the English language, that it is difficult to keep the list short. So, I decided to break down the list into different genres. His most famous and most sold book is his collection of short stories — Malgudi Days. He is one of the first Indian writers in English to have gained international readership with his first novel Untouchable , published in Mulk Raj is one Indian author whose every book is highly recommended.
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15 Books by Indian Authors You Must READ!

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Not all love stories are meant to have a perfect ending. Expounding on the esoteric aspects of ancient wisdom, in simple terms, at pm. Bhavik Sarkhedi says: November 27. Roy began her career writing screenplays for television and movies and went on become one of the most recognised names in Indian writing in English.

It is about hopelessness. And The Heat and Dust Project begins. Mulk Raj is one Indian author whose every book is highly recommended.

2. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

Only one Indian writer is Nobel laureate and inn is missing here sir. With this backdrop, Shovon contrives a humorous story defacing the power mongers. The story revolves around abolition of princely states in India, focusing on the life of a King and his fascination towards one of his mistresses! Mariam Khanam says: March 20, at am?

What could be the intentions of this curious guest's sudden visit-for better or for worse. Ravi says: March 22, at pm. Why you should read it: Ghosh brilliantly intertwines the traditions, and paints a picture of a combined consciousness. Or was she a victim!

Jump to navigation. More often than not Indian authors are ignored into oblivion in order to make space for their international counterparts. There are populations in India that experience gut wrenching experiences on a daily basis. These stories deserve to be told. Here are 10 books by Indian authors to look out for:. The Palace of Illusions is an award winning novel penned by famous novelist Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. The book is a rendition of the Hindu epic Mahabharata from Draupadi's Panchaali's point of view.


The Guide is yet another story set up in Malgudi. It reminds us of the fragility of human life and the helplessness that comes with it. Naipaul, Rohinton Mistry etc. In the early thirties, a detective by the name of Byomkesh Bakshi made an unobtrusive entry into the world of Bengali fiction.

It was also awarded the Booker of Bookers Prize in and The Best of Booker Prize in to celebrate the 25th and the 40th anniversary of Booker Prize respectively? This interesting and engaging read is surely one of the best novels by Indian Authors. A huge Variety of books and genre to choose from for reading. These stories are now available in 2 volumes of The Complete Adventures of Feluda.

It won the Booker Prize in Excellent Ravi, It motivates people like me to write and be in your list. Published inthe book describes the life of the writer from the time he was born in in Bangladesh to his youth in Calcutta. As a south Asian raised outside India, it has always been a regret that I have never really been exposed to Indian literature.

A Half-Baked Love Story unfolds a candid narration by a love-struck, Satyajit Ray wrote a total of 35 Feluda stories, Aarav, whose lives are destroyed by the "Love Laws" that are laid down by the society. This is an awesome post. Between an?


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