His works have been translated into multiple languages. Her must-read book is The Lowland, which deals with the consequences of the choices each person makes. The dark and wonderfully realistic book is the first part of a two book series. The story is set in Kerala and revolves around the lives of two children Rahel and Esthepa and how they weave and imagine their childhood experiences while constantly trying to cope up with their highly dysfunctional family. And So Is My Girlfriend Author: Durjoy Datta Here we have a love story which is about self-discovery when it comes to matters of love.
Till You Said You Love Me! Set in modern-day Delhi, Mr. A fascinating fictional story that is fast paced as well as gripping. Although there are a lot of authors who published their works this year, we at Chandigarh Metro decided to compile a list of the top ten bestsellers of 2017 by Indian authors. But one day she finds herself packing her bags, and back with her parents in India. The novel describes the transformation of the protagonist, Raju, from a tour guide to a spiritual guide and then one of the greatest holy men of India.
The story essentially revolves around the narrator who is trying to consistently juggle through memories and events from past and present in hopes of finding closures and answers to his life. . If you need to sell books you need to make it entertaining and interesting as most of the best selling novelists do. It is an engaging epic about romance, love, politics and families. I have connected well with Indian authors as their writings are lot more emotional and the setup being Indian suits my sensibilities.
They have to figure it out soon! It is one of the best post colonial novels that has ever been written. Do let us know if we missed out any popular ones. Shameela is a creative journalist, researcher and published author from Sri Lanka. When you will get your article or book proofread, you will discover many a mistakes as a writer which you should not do. As time passes by, Chhavi realises that Tushar has started to mean a lot to her. Having garnered over 11,000 Facebook followers, Baramulla Bomber was subsequently given a print-run and launch in 2013. Indian thriller authors are gaining momentum.
It brings cracks in their stable relationship and almost pushes the couple to the brink of infidelity, which is when the title of the novel makes sense. How are an asura, rakshasa, yaksha and pishacha different from each other? Martel has put in simple story format the power of God and imagining that he is beside you all the time. Therefore this novel basically unwinds the imagination of the reader himself. Her female characters are inclined to be the creators of their own destiny. Lavanya Sankaran is a well-known author whose works are published in more than 15 countries. The novel revolves around the teenage love story of the most popular boy and girl in school.
It narrates an emotional tale of love, betrayal, kinship ties. They stay committed to each other in spite of how far they move in their lives. She also has some wonderful insights on historical events that she beautifully portrays through her works. Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found, the debut non-fiction of Suketu won the 2005 Kiriyama prize and was a finalist for the 2005 Pulitzer Prize. So Many Hungers by Babani Battacharya 28.
With the arrival of their daughter, their arguments move to the next level since the couple have contrasting views on parenthood. Even when he feels attracted towards Manika, he goes on to have another relationship only to be dumped. What a sorry state of affairs Indian people have reached with regard to their languages. This novel beautifully depicts how Bengalis live with the duel identities of the pet names and their real names in the backdrop of an immigrant American life. The author uses her bold style to write on a topic which is considered taboo by most Indian authors.
When Harit and Ranjana's paths cross, they begin a strange yet necessary friendship that brings to light their own passions and fears. He finds himself in Camp Half Blood, a place harbouring several demi-gods. She primarily wrote books in the Assamese language, which were translated to English. Eventually she has to make a choice of either expressing her true feelings or sticking to her ideology about love. The novel seeks to show how daughters in Indian families are always burdened with many responsibilities and eventually are forced to sacrifice their own aspirations and dreams in this process.