The story is set in Burma and focuses on various issues during the British invasion in 1885. Lastly, I am not a Chetan Bhagat hater and I am actually grateful to him for making more people read. When Only Love Remains byDurjoy Datta Love stories are pretty magical and it is no different for Avanti and Devvrat. This list of must read Indian books is very important for every Indian who wants to call himself or herself 'well-read'. A fascinating fictional story that is fast paced as well as gripping. Despite the new life, the dichotomies still drive his life.
Most of our literature courses concentrate on Western writers and a few token Indian writers as part of our syllabus. It is basically a story that depicts the Indian culture where parents seek suitable alliances for their daughters and sons. When Kalaam, the god of time, offers to bear Yudhishtir to the court of history, Yudhishtir refuses to leave his faithful dog behind. Priya Duryodhani decides to match her up with Ekalavya, of whom Drona had demanded his right thumb, and, apparently with whom Priya Duryodhani had had a youthful fling. Godan is about Hori Mahato who desires to own a cow so that he can gift it to a priest on his deathbed as godan and find himself a place in heaven. This book not only won the Booker prize, but the Booker of Booker prizes, meaning that it was judged to be the best novel to win the prize in its 25 year history. 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.
Train To Pakistan is a compelling portrayal of the partition of India. It is the longest poem in the world - originally, it had 8,800 verses and with generations and centuries of retelling and recreating, it grew to more than 1,00,000. In the novel, Singh writes beautifully that even though the Sikhs and Muslims did not like each other, they lived in harmony and peace in the village where they have been for generations and it was the separation that bought all the tragedy, in the name of religion. The Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri 19. Niharika is a fresh entrant to the college, and in the first few days becomes friends with a shy guy named Tanmay. 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.
To enter Tibia from the province of Drowniang, however, Chakar troops must cross into territory claimed by India. Author: Veena C This winner among best love story novels by indian authors is the debut novel by the author. Life of Pi by Yann Martel: This is an adventure novel by Martel that explains how an Indian boy survives a shipwreck after 277 days and his only companion was a Bengal tiger in a boat in the Pacific ocean. Midnight's Children: Salman Rushdie Controversies apart, 'Midnight's Children' is Salman Rushdie's best work so far. Foreign authors of young adult such as John Green are in this section. All five Pandavas marry Draupadi, Ved Vyas using his father's magic to ensure that she is a virgin for each of the five successive wedding nights.
K Narayan is best known for stories based in and around the fictional village of Malgudi. In spite of different mind-sets they fall in love when they are still in college. After all what matters is how a human being communicates with another. Yes, Sidney Sheldon and John Grisham are popular writers but at the end of the day they just provide entertainment. Arranged Love Author: Parul A. Author: Durjoy Datta This one is from the popular Indian romantic novel writer Durjoy Datta.
I seriously cry when I think of what the once great Indian civilization has become. They just touch the strings of your heart. The Chairman of the People's Republic of Chakra, watching the annexation of Comea by India, orders the Chakar People's Liberation Army to cross the Big Mac Line and annexe the nation of Tibia, on the Indian border. As a general rule we do not censor any content on the site. Set in the Partition years, it's about a young woman in Punjab in love with a married man. This novel had won him the national prize of the Indian Literary Academy.
The story revolves around Ram Karan a corrupt official, who sexually abused his daughter when she was younger. This will help you in determining your own genre or genres which you would want to pursue as a professional writer. The book was also included in the 5. On 26 January 1950, the day India becomes a republic, she gives birth to a daughter, who is given up for adoption and given the name Draupadi Mokrasi. The story revolves around two twins Estha and Rahel who lives in Kerala. The Kaurava Old Guard thwarts Priya Duryodhani by nominating Ved Vyas as the Kaurava Party's candidate for president. Agastya Sen finds himself a government job.
What was the point of repeating the story over and over and over, she asked herself-it always ended the same way; whichever corridor she took, she wound up in the same room. Gangaji attends the Round Table Conference hosted by the British government. They are a step in the backward direction. Scott Momaday is one of the most celebrated Native American writers of the past century. This novel combines all of the best elements of Indian Literature I have previously described: Magic Realism, the striking extent of globalization, and of course a uniquely wrought poetic voice enliving both India and Los Angeles. Things reach a point that he has to decide whether to propose to her or let go of his love forever.