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20 Must Read Gems of Indian English Literature
The story is about two children, Rahel and Esthappen who come to learn at a very young age about the horrifying truths of life. Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. The Palace of Illusions is an award winning novel penned by famous novelist Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. Biswas is a satirical novel by V.
The story takes us to a world that includes half-history, half-myth and full magic. Train to Pakistan recounts the Partition of An in August Best Indian Books. Also ranked 2 in What are the best Indian books?
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Indian English writing has come a long way — from just a few English titles releasing a year previously to thousands of new titles launching every year now. Today, with an estimated market value of Rs. From a humble start after Independence, India published 21, new English titles in With so many titles releasing, it can be a daunting task to find the best books written by Indian authors amongst the lot. Naipaul, Rohinton Mistry etc. Than you so much for this list!
Why you should read it: Its protagonist, is a classic anti-hero, this book is about three girls who start a new life in india in the s. It describes his transformation from a tour guide to a spiritual guide and then into one of the greatest holy men of India through a series of humorous and ironic circumstances. Overall. The Namesake is the first novel by Jhumpa Lahiri. A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth.
Though the Indian English literature is relatively new to the world, India has a very rich literary history in its native languages. However, in the last few decades, some of the best Indian authors have produced some gems of books in English that have earned global praise and have given a new dimension to Indian Literature. Here is a list of 15 of the best novels by Indian authors that everyone should read at least once in lifetime. The story is about a tour guide, Raju, who is the protagonist of the novel. It describes his transformation from a tour guide to a spiritual guide and then into one of the greatest holy men of India through a series of humorous and ironic circumstances.
Thank you so much for this list! Henry Jenkins. The story spans a century of time, boooks the Konbaung dynasty in the 19th century to modern times. For thousands of years, the wisdom of the NINE has protected mankind from destroying itself.
Also ranked 1 in What are the best books by Chetan Bhagat. The writer elaborates the Mahabharata with modern twist as it narrates the story from the perspective of Draupadi. It was translated into English by Pradip Bhattacharya. Today, with an estimated market value of Rs.