It tells the story of Natasha, a Bengali woman married to a Tamilian guy named Rakesh. Chaudhuri The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian is the 1951 autobiography of Nirad C. Fasting, Feasting - Anita Desai Fasting, Feasting is a novel by Anita Desai. The Norfolk-born author, who lived in India for two years as a child, covered 40,000km on a quest to rediscover the country that had become a stranger to her. As an author he wrote some outstanding novels like Train to Pakistan 1956 , Delhi: A Novel 1990 , The Company of Women 1999 , Truth, Love and a Little Malice 2002 , The Good, the Bad and the Ridiculous 2013. The characters in her books are strongly developed, which gives the reader a chance to get to know them and relate to them. How many English novels by Indian authors have you read? Definitely on of the best love story novels by indian authors.
In the end, Saransh has to choose between Samvedna and something that he had always wanted. But Pri's mom avoids these questions? A Fine Balance Set in 1975 against the backdrop of the central government declaring a State of Emergency throughout India, tells the story of four strangers from different walks of life. She continues to write for several print and online publications including Mint, Discover India, Swarajya, Scroll and The Huffington Post India. It is one of the first novels that explored magical realism so beautifully over 3 generations. The way Singh has described a village where a peaceful and loving community transforms into one driven by hatred and fear is remarkable. She grew up on stories from Hindu mythology told by her father and grandfather.
Though he was a bright student, Balram had to discontinue his studies due to bad financial position of his family. Touching on various topics such as feminism, communism, family issues, everyday problems women face, etc. I Loved A Street Woman I Loved A Street Woman is written by Indian author Nitin Vinay Khare. His Epic India Library aims to retell all the myths, legends and itihasa of the Indian sub-continent with over 70 volumes. Narayan wrote many novels after this which were published and soon became a well renowned author during his time in India. Ruskin Bond Bond was born in Punjab, British Indian and attained his education in Shimla and after completion of high school he moved to the U.
It can sometimes be difficult to get into the writers who write deep, beautiful novels that are too heartbreaking to bear. It has received global acclaim over a period of time. Amrita Pritam Pritam indulged in poetry and literature at a very young age which influenced her to become a poet and novelist later in her life. A wonderfully crafted fable, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari tells the extraordinary story of Julian Mantle, a lawyer forced to confront the spiritual crisis of his out-of-balance life. Deepa Agarwal is a prolific writer who writes mainly for children, but has also written a few books for adults. Or will the poor fellow just get friendzoned?! Her works are thought provoking and absorbing, while some of them, like Ladies Coupe, are humorous too.
The introduction mentions how Gandhi resumed writing at the insistence of a fellow prisoner at Yerwada Central jail. The novel is set against the backdrop of historical events like Swadeshi movement, Second World War, Partition of India and Communal riots of 1963-64 in Dhaka and Calcutta. From his unbeatable spirit to inspiring courage, from various controversies to his life as the father of the nation, Gandhi has always been an interesting, inspiring and impressive personality to read about. Narayan is among the most read and celebrated authors in Indian books and literature. The Wind in the Willows — Kenneth Grahame This classic tale takes place in the English countryside and shares the adventures of the animals that live by the river.
. While Akash has always been in love with Kasam, she always seemed out of reach for him. Indians are self-confessed writers of post colonial literature. One day he meets a girl who keeps pushing him away in spite of him falling in love with her for true. The love story continues with bits of humour here and there till the last moment where things go awry.
Someone Like You Author: Nikita Singh It is an interesting love story about love, friendship and betrayal. This story of the empire, love and the changing society is definitely worth reading. Thanks to the coaxing of his friend, he falls in love with a girl Sanchita, who is a sweet and sentimental girl. Her critically-acclaimed debut, Trust Me, is the biggest-selling Indian chick lit novel. To do so, he has to first impress his future father-in-law. His latest The Colours of Passion is making waves.
What is it to be Indian American? Arundhati Roy Writer, essayist and political activist, Arundhati Roy, is best known for her novel The God of Small Things which won her the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 1997. His other notable works include The Village, Coolie, and The Private Life of an Indian Prince. His foremost books include , Delhi: A Novel, Why I Supported the Emergency, There is No God and The Sunset Club, amongst others. Books come as life savers in every situation. In a misguided attempt to keep both himself and his mother sane, Harit has taken to dressing up in a sari every night to pass himself off as his sister. It was also shortlisted for the 2005 Samuel Johnson Prize. However I am surprised you have not mentioned Sourabh Mukherjee among contemporary notable authors of crime fiction.