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Jeet Thayil in Man Asian Literary Prize shortlist

Indian author Jeet Thayil's debut novel 'Narcopolis' is among five other works shortlisted on Wednesday for the $30,000 Man Asian Literary Prize. The five novels showcasing the diversity and depth......

Jeet Thayil on Man Booker shortlist

Indian writer an Jeet Thayil's first novel Narcopolis, described as a compelling tale of Mumbai's hazy world of opium addiction, has made it to the six-author shortlist for the Man Booker Prize......

Booker nomination came as a surprise: Thayil

The Booker long-list nomination came as a surprise to Kerala-born poet-novelist Jeet Thayil who says his selected novel Narcopolis, which talks of opium dens and heroin addiction in Mumbai, is a......

'I want to be another Guru Dutt'

The going has never been easy for author Cyrus Mistry. The reclusive author, who bagged the prestigious South Asian literature award, talks openly to P B Chandra about his illness and how writing......

Author Cyrus Mistry wins $50,000 DSC Prize for 'Chronicles of a Corpse Bearer'

Reticent author Cyrus Mistry on Saturday beat off stiff competition from five other writers to become the fourth winner of the $50,000 DSC prize for South Asian literature for his book "Chronicles......
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Wizard of the Written Word

For the author of Narcopolis, the novel shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2012, the metropolis is home. I have always lived in cities pretty... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/thesundaystandard/Wizard-of-the-Written-Word/2014/04/13/article2163173.ece
Book Review | Saltwater

The book sells itself as the raw, uncut footage of an entire generation. Photo: Prasad Gori/Hindustan Times Lifestyles of the rich and stupid... ...

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Because They Got High

Summary Shreyas Rajagopal's debut novel Salt Water is poised to cross over to Europe this year. The most innocuous object in Shreyas... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/chandigarh/because-they-got-high/
'I want to be another Guru Dutt'

The going has never been easy for author Cyrus Mistry. The reclusive author, who bagged the prestigious South Asian literature award, talks... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/interview/i-want-to-be-another-guru-dutt-cyrus-mistry-jaipur-literature-festival/20140120.htm

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