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    34 Books By Indian Authors That Everyone Should Read

    India is amongst the largest and most diverse countries in the world – here are a few authors who have made the most riveting attempts at the impossible task of capturing it.

    1. Not Only The Things That Have Happened by Mridula Koshy

    2. Cuckold by Kiran Nagarkar.

    3. A House For Mr. Biswas by V.S. Naipaul

    4. The Shadow Lines by Amitav Ghosh.

    5. Chronicles Of A Corpse Bearer by Cyrus Mistry.

    6. God's Little Soldier by Kiran Nagarkar.

    7. Serious Men by Manu Joseph.

    8. The Lost Flamingoes of Bombay by Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi.

    9. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy.

    10. A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry.

    11. The Inheritance Of Loss by Kiran Desai.

    12. The Blue Umbrella by Ruskin Bond.

    13. The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga.

    14. Interpreter Of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri.

    15. The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri.

    16. East, West by Salman Rushdie

    17. An Obedient Father by Akhil Sharma

    18. The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob.

    19. A Matter Of Rats by Amitava Kumar.

    20. The Death Of Vishnu by Manil Suri.

    21. Our Moon Has Blood Clots by Rahul Pandita.

    22. The Art Of Choosing by Sheena Iyengar

    23. An Area Of Darkness by V.S. Naipaul.

    24. Jasmine by Bharati Mukherjee.

    25. Love Among The Bookshelves by Ruskin Bond.

    26. The Stringer by Anjan Sundaram.

    27. The Great Indian Novel by Shashi Tharoor.

    28. The Hungry Tide by Amitav Ghosh

    29. Cobalt Blue by Sachin Kundalkar (Translated by Jerry Pinto).

    30. The Story Of My Assassins by Tarun Tejpal

    31. The Palace Of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

    32. Train To Pakistan by Khushwant Singh

    33. Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie.

    34. India After Gandhi by Ramachandra Guha.