Not surprisingly, there were overlaps, surprises and works we knew would never be ignored. His debut mythological fiction Asura: Tale of the Vanquished broke into all the top seller charts within a week of its launch in 2012. The characters in her books are strongly developed, which gives the reader a chance to get to know them and relate to them. Cutting For Stone 2009 by Abraham Verghese This bestselling novel with more than one million copies sold is written by an author who is also a physician and a professor. Swami and Friends by R.
He then shifts base to Bangalore, starts own business with the stolen money and becomes well-to-do. Her first novel, The Twentieth Wife, won the Washington State Book Award in 2003. His Epic India Library aims to retell all the myths, legends and itihasa of the Indian sub-continent with over 70 volumes. In both the books, geography and politics are integral to the narrative. For some, America is a bewildering and alienating place where coworkers can't pronounce your name but will eagerly repeat the Sanskrit phrases from their yoga class.
New Delhi: Atlantic Publishers and Distributors Pvt. The children were excited by the sight, and gloated over liveries and uniforms and so many white faces as they had never seen before. Deep and Ahana explore Hong Kong together, slowly falling in love. He one day manages to bag a job in Delhi, and has to visit the place to complete some formalities, and plans to return in seven days. But since she does not believe in love, the duo decide to have a no-strings relationship.
The protagonist, Balram Halwai, was born and brought up in a small village. The protagonist of the book Yashodhara named after the author is a city girl who ties the knot with a small town guy named Vijay. With such an account as its background, this book is narrated in a dark yet hilarious way. His monthly column India Reawakening is published in 80 newspapers around the world. In his inebriated state, he narrates his love story with Anamika to his friends, and the story then goes back to the past tense. Today he is one of the foremost Romance writers in India.
Worried that her husband has begun an affair, she seeks solace by writing paranormal romances in secret. Fasting, Feasting by Anita Desai: A novel which deeply portrays the life of daughters in an Indian family. Arnika and Shadab have to work on a plan to ensure that. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1976. The book won her a fellowship from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts.
One day she defends her only friend Peter from the relentless attacks of the football team and its team captain Nick Lewis. Narayan's evocation of small town life and its experiences through the eyes of the endearing child protagonist Swaminathan in is a good sample of his writing style. He is so much in love that, due to his pompous nature, it gets noticed. Although Yatharth knows everything about the topics he studies, he has trouble fathoming love. He shone to limelight with his book The Circle of Reason which won the Prix Médicis Etranger, France's top literary award. Anandamath in Bengali, 1882 by Bankim Chandra Chatterji, translated by Basanta Kumar Roy 1992 Roughly based on the Sannyasi Rebellion of 1771, this was banned by the British.
A Half Baked Love Story Author: Anurag Garg While the name might suggest otherwise, this one makes an interesting read in case you are looking for a nice love story by an Indian author. The novels depict a range of characters from different cultures, including Bihari peasants, Bengali Zamindars, Parsi businessmen, Cantonese boat people, British traders and officials, a Cornish botanist, and a mulatto sailor. For, while there is passion to be found in early encounters, she is soon married to someone she can never truly be satisfied with. Yes, there are populations in India that experience gut-wrenching misery on a daily basis, and their stories deserve to be told. He is one of the first Indian writers in English to have gained international readership with his first novel Untouchable, published in 1935. She falls in love with him but little does she know that a simple guy named Ankit has been secretly in love with her for last four years.
When she is not preaching others about a better India she is busy watching movies and playing video games. Author: Veena C This winner among best love story novels by indian authors is the debut novel by the author. Archived from on December 12, 2008. Martel has put in simple story format the power of God and imagining that he is beside you all the time. In recent times, Indian literary scene has seen its own share of some amazing romantic novels.