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Man Booker Prize, Kiran desai, The inheritance of loss, Dailyrecco

Daily Recco, April 1: The Inheritance of Loss, alternating between despondency and droll

A melancholic tale of colonial modernity, clubbed with radical political activism, peppered with comic moments in a compelling narration. Author Kiran Desai nails the bleak dichotomy of parallel universes.


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Elmet, Man Booker Prize, Fiona Mozley

On Fiona Mozley's Elmet, the Booker-shortlisted novel written on a mobile phone

I thought it would be fitting, then, that I read and write about the book in the same manner that it was composed.


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Jaipur Literature Festival 2016, Long flights, Books, Man Booker Prize

Booker Prize winner Marlon James just landed in India and is already pissed

'Nice first impression'.


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Novels, English, American writers, Man Booker Prize

2015 Man Booker Prize shortlist: What to read

The winner will be announced on October 13.