You can choose books based on customers reviews to ensure that the book lives up to your expectations. About Welcome to WorldBlaze Blog, Its a great pleasure for me that you are reading my blog posts here. If you think I missed any important book or recommend any additional book in the list, feel free to comment below. In his latest novel, which is already in stores, he focuses on young Manjunath Kumar, a cricket-playing 14-year-old who lives in the Mumbai slums. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Her most popular novel was Mitro Marjani. While Anu is wondering if she is adopted, a nasty aunt drops in one evening and announces that Diya is not her real sister.
The book chronicles one year in the life of a trainee civil servant, Agastya Sen, on his first posting-cum-training session to Madna, a 'tiny dot' in the vast Indian hinterland. The protagonist is very interesting because he remembers places more than he remembers people or what they said. The 2014 movie 2 States is based on this novel. 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. I Too Had A Love Story The novel is written by Ravindra Singh. When she meets Savitha, she finds herself dreaming of a life beyond marriage and her village. In 2015, she was listed as one of 20 most influential global Indian women.
So save your time as we present to you the list of 20 gems of Indian English literature that you must read- 1. It also combines Indian myths and history into a story of three college kids. His first book In the Shadows of Death was and is a top seller too attracting wide media attention and critical acclaim. I felt The Intelligent Investor is not a right book for beginners. A noted public figure, he regularly writes and speaks on youth, career development and current affairs. Amrita Pritam Amrita Pritam, is an acclaimed writer and poet from Punjab.
The book was also adapted into a movie starring Shashi Kapoor and Om Puri. It is one of the best post colonial novels that has ever been written. Written when he was around 50, the book relates his mental and intellectual development, his life and growth in Calcutta as he witnessed the exit of the British from India. An Excellent book for individual investors looking to tap the stock market for long-term value investment opportunities. About the Author: Born with a hobby to travel, talk, express and write, Shreya gets to do all of that and is even paid for it! Write to us: contact thebetterindia. In a waterfront bar in Bombay, an enigmatic civil servant tells stories to a group of friends. He is known for Comedy-drama novels about young urban middle-class Indians.
And with a new year comes a whole new slate of amazing books to read. The same book, due to its controversial acknowledgement, ruined his life - he was terminated from Government service, deprived of his pension and blacklisted as an author. The Warren Buffet Way This was one of the best books to learn Warren Buffett investing strategy! Again, thanks a lot for writing such a splendid article. Madhavan, Meenakshi is a blogger an a writer. Most of our literature courses concentrate on Western writers and a few token Indian writers as part of our syllabus. The formula consists of two key factors. The books are being called the best Indian novels to read because they represent Indian culture and ethnicity in their unique ways.
His most famous and most sold book is his collection of short stories — Malgudi Days. His masterpieces include Amritsar Aa Gaye Hain and Chief ki Davat. The stories are told through a character Anjum whose landlord is a supervisor in intelligence services. But if you want to make a start, you should start by reading these 20 best English novels by Indian authors. At the center is Mrs.
So, I decided to break down the list into. The Economist named Maximum City as one of its books of the year for 2004. His debut novel Red Earth and Pouring Rain won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best First Book. Indian authors have contributed numerous priceless gems in the treasure chest of excellent fictional literature from around the world. A great record for a mutual fund manager.