Literature – Books & Authors

  • Aag Ka Darya: Qurratul-Ain-Haider
  • A Bend in the River: V.S. Naipaul
  • A Brief History of Time: Stephen Hawking
  • A Bond with the Mountains: Ruskin Bond
  • A China Passage: John Kenneth Galbraith
  • A Dangerous Place: Daniel Patrick Moynihan
  • A Farewell to Arms: Ernest Hemingway
  • A Fine Balance: Rohinton Mistry
  • A House for Mr Biswas: Sir V.S. Naipaul
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Shakespeare
  • A Million Mutinies Now: V.S. Naipaul
  • A Pair of Blue Eyes: Thomas Hardy
  • A Passage to England: Nirad C. Chowdhury
  • A Passage to India: E.M. Forster
  • A Room with a View: E.M. Forster
  • A Study of History: Arnold Toynbee
  • A Suitable Boy: Vikram Seth
  • A Tale of Two Cities: Charles Dickens
  • A Thousand Days: Arthur M. Schlesinger
  • A Thousand Suns: Dominique Lapierre
  • A View from Delhi: Chester Bowles
  • A Village by the Sea: Anita Desai
  • A Voice for Freedom: Nayantara Sehgal
  • A Week with Gandhi: Louis Fischer
  • Ace Against Odds: Sania Mirza
  • Adam’s Curse: Bryan Sykes
  • Adha Gaon: Rahi Masoom Reza
  • Adhe Adhure: Mohan Rakesh
  • Adventures of Angie March, The: Saul Bellow
  • Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Adventures of Tom Saweyer: S.L. Glementes (Mark Twain)
  • Affluent Society: J.K. Galbraith
  • After the Dark Night: S.M. Ali
  • Age of Reason, The: Jean Paul Sartre
  • Agni Pariksha: Acharya Tulsi
  • Agni Veena: Kazi Nazrul Islam
  • Ain-i-Akbari: Abul Fazal
  • Alice in Wonderland: Lewis Carrol
  • Alien Nation: Peter Brimelow
  • All the President’s Men: Carl Bernsteir and Bob Woodward
  • All’s Well that Ends Well: William Shakespeare
  • All Quiet on the Western Front: Erich Maria Remarque
  • Ambassador’s Journal: J.K. Galbraith
  • Ambassador’s Report: Chester Bowles
  • American Pastoral: Philip Roth
  • Amrita: Raghuveer Chaudhary
  • Anand Math: Bankim Chandra
  • Ancient Mariner: Coleridge
  • And Quite flows the Don: Mikhail Sholokhov
  • An Equal Music: Vikram Seth
  • Anguish of Deprived: Lakshmi Dhar Mishra
  • An Idealist View of Life: Dr S. Radhakrishnan
  • An Unfinished dream: Dr Verghese Kurien
  • Animal Farm: George Orwell
  • Anna Karenina: Tolstoy
  • Antony and Cleopatra: Shakespeare
  • Ape and Essence: A. Huxley
  • Apple Cart: G.B. Shaw
  • Aranyer Din Ratri: Sunil Gangopadhyay
  • Area of Darkness: V.S. Naipal
  • Arms and the Man: G.B. Shaw
  • Around the World in Eighty Days: Jules Verne
  • Arthshastra: Kautilya
  • Ascent of the Everest: Sir John Hunt
  • Asian Drama: Gunnar Myrdal
  • As You Like it: Shakespeare
  • August 1914: Alexander Solzhenitsyn
  • Autobiography of an unknown Indian: Nirad C. Chowdhury
  • Babbit: Sinclair Lewis
  • Baburnama: Babur
  • Back to Methuselah: G.B. Shaw
  • Bandicoot Run: Menohar Malgonkar
  • Bang-e-Dara: Mohd Iqbal
  • Beautiful and the Damned, The: Siddhartha Deb
  • Beloved: Toni Morrison
  • Ben Hur: Lewis Wallace
  • Berry Patches: Yevgeny Yevtushenko
  • Between the Lines: Kuldip Nayar
  • Bhagwat Gita: Ved Vyas
  • Birth and Death of the Sun, The: George Gamow
  • Bisarjan: R.N. Tagore
  • Bitter Sweet: Noel Coward
  • Blind Beauty, The: Boris Pasternak
  • Blue Bird: Maurice Maeterlink
  • Bone People, The: Keri Hulme
  • Book of Nonsense: Edward Lear
  • Born Free: Joy Adamson
  • Brave New World: Aldous Huxley
  • Brief History of Seven Killings, A: Marlon James
  • Bring up the Bodies: Hilary Mantel
  • Brezhnev—The Masks of Power: John Dornberg
  • Broken Wing: Sarojini Naidu
  • Buddha Charitam: Ashvaghosha
  • Business—The Speed of Thought: Bill Gates
  • By God’s Decree: Kapil Dev
  • Caesar and Cleopatra: G.B. Shaw
  • Canterbury Tales: Chaucer
  • Catch-22: Joseph Heller
  • Chandalika: Rabindra Nath Tagore
  • Charandas Chor: Habib Tanvir
  • Charging: Liv Ullmaan
  • Chemmeen: T.S. Pillai
  • Chidambra: Sumitranandan Pant
  • Children of Gebelawi: Naguib Mahfouz
  • Chikaveera Rajendra: Masti Venkatesh Iyengar (Popularly known as “Srinivasa’’)
  • Chinese Betrayal, The: B.N. Mullick
  • Chitra: R.N. Tagore
  • Chittirappavai: P.V. Akilandam
  • City of Djinns: William Dalrymple
  • Commedy of Errors: Shakespeare
  • Communist Manifesto: Marx & Engels
  • Company of Women, The: Khushwant Singh
  • Comus: John Milton
  • Confessions of a Lover: Mulkh Raj Anand
  • Confession of a Thug: Taylor
  • Confidential Clerk: T.S. Eliot
  • Conquest of Self: Mahatma Gandhi
  • Continent of Circe: Nirad C. Chowdhury
  • Coolie: Mulkh Raj Anand
  • Court Dancer, The: Rabindra Nath Tagore
  • Cranford: Mrs Gaskell
  • Crime and Punishment: Dostoevsky
  • Crisis of India, The: Ronald Segal
  • Crescent Moon: Rabindra Nath Tagore
  • Critical Mass: William E. Burrows and Robert Windrem
  • Crossing the Threshold of Hope: Pope John Paul II
  • Darkness at Noon: Arthur Koestler
  • Dark Room, The: R.K. Narayan
  • Dashdwar Se Sopan Tak: Harivansh Rai Bachchan
  • Dash Kumar Charitam: Dandin
  • Das Kapital: Karl Marx
  • Daughter of the East: Benazir Bhutto
  • David Copperfield: Charles Dickens
  • Dayabhaga: Jimutavahana
  • Day in Shadow, The: Nayantara Sehgal
  • Days of His Grace: Eyvind Johnson
  • Death of a City: Amrita Pritam
  • Death of a President: William Manchester
  • Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire: Edward Gibbon
  • Decline of the West, The: O. Spengier
  • Defence Without Drift: P.V.R. Rao
  • Degeneration of India, The: T.N. Seshan
  • Descent of Man: Charles Darwin
  • Deserted Village: Oliver Goldsmith
  • Devdas: Sarat Chander
  • Development as Freedom: Amartya Sen
  • Devichandraguptam: Vishakhadatta
  • Diary of a Young Girl: Anne Frank
  • Die Blendung (auto da fe): Elias Canetti
  • Difficult Daughters: Manju Kapoor
  • Discovery of India: Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Disgrace: J.M. Coetzee
  • Diplomacy: Henry Kissinger Dipshikha: Mahadevi Verma
  • Divine Comedy: Dante
  • Divine Life: Sivananda
  • Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde: Stevenson
  • Doctor’s Dilemma: G.B. Shaw
  • Don Quixote: Cervantes
  • Dr Zhivago: Boris Pasternak
  • Double Helix, The: J.D. Watson
  • Dracula: Bram Stoker
  • Dragonfire: Humphrey Hawksley
  • Dragon’s Teeth: U.B. Sinclair
  • Dreams, Roses and Fire: Eyvind Johnson
  • Dune: Frank Herbert
  • Durgesh Nandini: Bankim Chander Chatterjee
  • East of Aden: John Steinbeck
  • Ek Kahani Yeh Bhi: Manu Bhandari
  • Emma: Jane Austen
  • Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, The: Siddhartha Mukherjee
  • End of an Era: C.S. Pandit
  • Ends and Means: A. Huxley
  • English August: Upamanya Chatterjee
  • Essays of Elia: Charles Lamb
  • Eternal Himalayas: Maj H.P.S. Ahluwalia
  • Everest Hotel, The: Allan Sealy
  • Everybody Loves a Good Drought: P. Sainath
  • Expanding Universe: Eddington
  • Experiments with Untruth: Michael Anderson
  • Eye of the Storm: Patrick White
  • Face to Face: Lasse and Lisa Berg
  • Facts are Facts: Khan Abdul Wali Khan
  • Fairie Queene: Edmund Spenser
  • Family Matter: Rohinton Mistry
  • Far from the Madding Crowd: Thomas Hardy
  • Farewell the Trumpets: James Morris
  • Fasana-i-Azad: Ratan Nath Sarshar
  • Father and Sons: Ivan Turgenev
  • Faust: Goethe
  • First Among Equals: Jeffrey Archer
  • First Circle: Alexander Solzhenitsyn
  • First Person: Vladmir Putin
  • Five Point Someone – What Not to do at IIT: Chetan Bhagat
  • Flight of Pigeons, The: Ruskin Bond
  • For whom the Bell Tolls: Ernest Hemingway
  • Forsyte Saga: John Galsworthy
  • Frankenstein: Marry Shelley
  • Freedom at Midnight: Dominique
  • Lapierre and Larry Collins
  • Freedom in Exile: Dalai Lama
  • Friends, Not Masters: Ayub Khan
  • From Here to Eternity: James Jones
  • Future Shock: Alan Toffler
  • Ganadevata: Tara Shankar Bandyopadhyaya
  • Gardener: Rabindranath Tagore
  • Gathering Storm: Winston Churchill
  • Gaoliang jiaju (Chineses) (Red Sorghum in English): Mo Yau
  • Geet Govind: Jaya Dev
  • Ghasiram Kotwal: Vijay Tendulkar
  • Ghost Road, The: Pat Barker
  • Gitanjali: Rabindranath Tagore
  • Glimpses of World History: Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Goa: Romesh Bhandari
  • Godan: Prem Chand
  • God of Small Things, The: Arundhati Roy
  • Going After Cacciato: Tim O’Brien
  • Golden Bough: James Frazer
  • Golden Gate, The: Vikram Seth
  • Golden Girl: P.T. Usha
  • Gone with the Wind: Margaret Mitchel
  • Good Earth: Pearl Buck
  • Gora: Rabindranath Tagore
  • Grammar of Politics: Harold Laski
  • Great Depression of 1990, The: Ravi Batra
  • Great Expectations: Charles Dickens
  • Great Gatsby: F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Great Illusion: Normal Angell
  • Great India Novel, The: Shashi Tharoor
  • Ground beneath her feet, The: Salman Rushdie
  • Guide, The: R.K. Narayan
  • Gulag Archipelago: Alexander Solzhenitsyn
  • Gul-e-Naghma: Raghupati Sahai Firaq
  • Gulistan Bostan: Sheikh Saadi
  • Gulliver’s Travels: Jonathan Swift
  • Gypsy (Poem): Pushkin
  • Hajar Churshir Ma: Mahasveta Devi
  • Half a Life: Sir V.S. Naipaul
  • Hamlet: Shakespeare
  • Harsha Charita: Bana Bhatt
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: J.K. Rowling
  • Harvesting our Souls: Arun Shourie
  • Heart of India, The: Mark Tully
  • Heat and Dust: Ruth P. Jhabwala
  • Henderson the Rain King: Saul Bellow
  • Henry Esmond: Thackeray
  • Hero of Our Time: Richard Hough
  • Higher than Hope—Rolihlahla We Love You: Prof Fatima Meer
  • Hindu Civilization: J.M. Barrie
  • Hindu View of Life: Radhakrishnan
  • Hinduism: Nirad C. Chowdhury
  • History of the Congress Party: Dr Sankar Ghose
  • Hitopdesh: Narayan
  • Hobbit, The: J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Huckleberry Finn: Mark Twain
  • Human Factor: Graham Greene
  • Human Stain, The: Philip Roth
  • Humboldt’s Gift: Saul Bellow
  • Hunchback of Notre Dame: Victor Hugo
  • Hungry Stones: Rabindranath Tagore
  • Iacocca: An Autobiography: Lee Icocca
  • I am not an Island: Khawja Ahmed Abbas
  • Idols: Sunil Gavaskar
  • Idylls of the King: Tennyson
  • I Follow the Mahatma: K.M. Munshi
  • If It Is Sweet: Mridula Koshy
  • Ignited Minds: A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
  • Illiad: Homer
  • Imagining India: Nandan Nilekani
  • Immortals of Meluha, The: Amish Tripathi
  • India Divided: Rajendra Prasad
  • India in Turmoil: Ved Marwah
  • India Unbound: Gurcharan Das
  • Indica: Megasthenese
  • India We Left: Humphrey Trevelyan
  • India Wins Freedom: Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
  • Indian Muslims: Prof Mohd Mujeeb
  • Indian Philosophy: Dr S. Radhakrishnan
  • Indian War of Independence: V.D. Savarkar
  • Indo-Pakistani Conflict, The: Russell Brines
  • Indulekha: O. Chandu Menon
  • Inheritance: Kiran Desai
  • In Memoriam: Tennyson
  • Inside Asia: John Gunther
  • Inside Europe: John Gunther
  • Insider, The: P.V. Narasimha Rao
  • Inside the CBI: Joginder Singh
  • Inside the Third Reich: Albert Speer
  • Interpreter of Maladies: Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Interpreters, The: Wole Soyinka
  • It’s Always Possible: Kiran Bedi
  • Invisible Man: H.G. Wells
  • Ivanhoe: Walter Scott
  • Jai Som Nath: K.M. Munshi
  • Jane Eyre: Charlotte Bronte
  • Japanese Wife, The: Kunal Basu
  • Jungle Book: Rudyard Kipling
  • Jurassic Park: Michael Crichton
  • Kadambari: Bana Bhatt
  • Kama Sutra: Vatsyayana
  • Kamayani: Jai Shankar Pd.
  • Kapala Kundala: Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
  • Karpurimanjari: Rajsekhara (in Sanskrit)
  • Kayar: R.S. Pillai
  • Kayakalp: Dr Lakshminanda Bora
  • Ken Attendant Godot: Samuel Beckett
  • Kennilworth: Sir Walter Scott
  • Khake-Dil: Jan Nissar Akhtar
  • Khasakinte Ithihaasam: O.V. Vijayan
  • Kidnapped: R.L. Stevenson
  • Killer Angels: Michael Shaara
  • Kim: Rudyard Kipling
  • Kingdom of God is Within You, The: Leo Tolstoy
  • King Lear: Shakespeare
  • Kipps: H.G. Wells
  • Kiratarjuniya: Bharavi
  • Kiss of God: Marshall Ball
  • Kitni Navon Main Kitni Baar: Ajneya
  • Krishnakali: Shivani
  • Kubla Khan: Coleridge
  • Labyrinth of Solitude, The: Octavio Paz
  • Lady Chatterley’s Lover: D.H. Lawrence
  • Lajja: Taslima Nasreen
  • L’Allegro: John Milton
  • Landscape od Dispossessed: Herta Mueller
  • Last Days of Pompeii: Bulwar Lytton
  • Last Phase, The: Pyare Lal
  • Lead Kindly Light: Vincent Shean
  • Le Contrat Social (The Social Contract): Rousseau
  • Les Miserable: Victor Hugo
  • Life Divine: Aurobindo Ghosh
  • Life of Johnson: James Boswell
  • Life of Pi: Yann Martel
  • Line of Beauty, The: Alan Hollinghurst
  • Living History: Hillary Clinton
  • Living Room: Graham Greene
  • Lolita: V. Nabakov
  • Lord of the Flies: William Golding
  • Love Story: Eric Segal
  • Love & Longing in Bombay: Vikram Seth
  • Lycidas: John Milton
  • Macbeth: William Shakespeare
  • Madame Bovary: Gustave Flaubert
  • Madhushala: Harivansh Rai Bachchan
  • Magic Mountain: Thomas Mann
  • Mahabharata: Vyas
  • Major Barbara: G.B. Shaw
  • Making of a Cricketer, The: Ajit Tendulkar
  • Malati Madhav: Bhavabhuti
  • Malavikagnimitra: Kalidas
  • Man, The Unknown: Carrol
  • Man and Superman: G.B. Shaw
  • Man Eaters of Kumaon: Jim Corbett
  • Man from Moscow, The: Greville Wynne
  • Manvini Bhavai: Pannalal Patel
  • Many Worlds: K.P.S. Menon
  • Marali Mannige Kota: Shivaram Karanth
  • Marriage and Morals: Bertrand Russell
  • Mati Matal: Gopinath Mohanty
  • Meghdoot: Kalidas
  • Mein Kampf: Hitler
  • Memoirs of the Second World War: Churchill
  • Men Who Kept Secrets: Thomas Powers
  • Merchant of Venice: Shakespeare
  • Midnight’s Children: Salman Rushdie
  • Modern Painters: John Ruskin
  • Moor’s Last Sigh, The: Salman Rushdie
  • Mother: Maxim Gorky
  • Mother India: Katherine Mayo
  • Motive, The: Tara Deshpande
  • Mountbatten: Philip Ziegler
  • Mousetrap, The: Agatha Christie
  • Mrichchakatikam: Sudraka (in Sanskrit)
  • Mrityunjaya: Shivaji Govindrao Sawant
  • Mrs Warren’s Profession: G.B. Shaw
  • Much Ado About Nothing: Shakespeare
  • Mudra Rakshasa: Vishakhadatta
  • Mukajjiya Kanasugalu: Shivarama Karanth
  • Murder in the Cathedral: T.S. Eliot
  • Muslim Dilemma in India, The: M.R.A. Baig
  • My Experiments with Truth: Mahatma Gandhi
  • My Frozen Turbulence in Kashmir: Jagmohan
  • My Life: Bill Clinton
  • My Life, Law and Other Things: M.C. Setalvad
  • My Music, My Life: Ravi Shankar
  • My Presidential Years: R. Venkataraman
  • My Reminiscences: Rabindra Nath Tagore
  • Mysterious Universe: James Jeans
  • Naari: Humayun Azad
  • Naganandan: King Sri Harsha
  • Naked Came the Stranger: Penelope Ashe
  • Naked Triangle, The: Balwant Gargi
  • Naku Thanthi: Dattatreya Ramchandra Bendre
  • Nana: Emile Zola
  • Narcopolis: Jeet Thayil
  • Narrow Road to the Deep North, The: Richard Flanagan
  • Netaji Dead or Alive: Samar Guha
  • Nice Guys Finish Second: B.K. Nehru
  • Nil Darpan: Dina Bandhu Mitra
  • Neelkanthi Broja: Indira Goswami
  • Nine Days Wonder: John Masefield
  • Nineteen Dead Souls: Nikolai Gogol
  • Nineteen Eighty Four: George Orwell
  • Nisheeth: Umashankar Joshi
  • Niti-Sataka: Bhartrihari
  • O’ Jerusalem: Larry Collins & Dominique Lapierre
  • Oath of the Vayuputras, The: Amish Tripathi
  • Odakkuzhal: G. Sankar Kurup
  • Odyssey: Homer
  • Of Human Bondage: Somerset Maugham
  • Of Love and Other Demons: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Oh, Calcutta: Kenneth Tynan
  • Old Curiosity Shop, The: Charles Dickens
  • Old Devils, The: Kingsley Amiss
  • Old Man and The Sea, The: Ernest Hemingway
  • Old Woman: Mahasweta Devi
  • Oliver Twist: Charles Dickens
  • On Contradiction: Mao Tse-Tung
  • One Flew Over Cuckoo’s Nest: Ken Kasey
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude: Gabrial Garcia Marquez
  • One World: Wendell Wilkie
  • One Life: Christian Bernard
  • Only One Year: Svetlana
  • Origin of Species: Charles Darwin
  • Orion, The: Richard Henry Horne
  • Oru Desatinte Katha: S.K. Pottekkatt
  • Oscar and Lucinda: Peter Carey
  • Othello: Shakespeare
  • Other Side of Midnight, The: Sidney Sheldon
  • Our India: Minoo Masani
  • Our Presidents: M.A. Naidu
  • Out of Dust: F.D. Karaka
  • Paddy Clark Ha, Ha, Ha: Rodney Doyle
  • Padmavat: Jyasi, Malik Mohammed
  • Pakistan Cut to Size: D.R. Mankekar
  • Pakistan: The Gathering Storm: Benazir Bhutto
  • Palace of Illusions, The: Chitra Banerjee Divakurni
  • Panchagram: Tarashankar Bandyopadhyaya
  • Panchali Sapatham: Subramania Bharati
  • Panchtantra: Vishnu Sharma
  • Paradise Lost: John Milton
  • Paraja: Gopinath Molianty
  • Parimal: Suryakant Tripathy ’Nirala’
  • Pathar Panchali: Bibhuti Bhushan Bandyopadhyaya
  • Persuasion: Jane Austen
  • Peter Pan: J.M. Barrie
  • Pichale-Paher: Jan Nissar Akhtar
  • Pickwick Papers: Charles Dickens
  • Pilgrim’s Progress: John Bunyan
  • Piano Teacher, The: Elfriede Jelinek
  • Plague: Albert Camus
  • Polyster Prince: Hanish McDonald
  • Possession: A.S. Byatt
  • Post Office, The (Dak Ghar): Rabindranath Tagore
  • Prathama Pratishruti: Ashapurna Devi
  • Prem Pachisi: Prem Chand
  • Price of Partition: Rafiq Zakaria
  • Pride and Prejudice: Jane Austen
  • Prince, The: Machiavelli
  • Prison and Choclate Cake: Nayantara Sehgal
  • Prison Diary: Jayaprakash Narayan
  • Prithvi Raj Raso: Chand Bardai
  • Principia: Isaac Newton
  • Pygmalion: G.B. Shaw
  • Raag Darbari: Shrilal Shukla
  • Raghuvamsa: Kalidas
  • Rainbow, The: D.H. Lawrence
  • Rains Came: Louis Bromfield
  • Rajtarangini: Kalhana
  • Ramayana: Valmiki (in Sanskrit)
  • Ramayana Darshanam: K.V. Puttappa
  • Ramayana – A Liguistic Study: Satya Vrat Sharma
  • Ram Charit Manas: Tulsidas
  • Rang Mala: Ravi Shankar
  • Ranti-Tangazhi (Two Measures): T.S. Pillai
  • Rape of Bangladesh: Anthony Mascrenhas
  • Rasidi Ticket: Amrita Pritam
  • Ratnavali: King Sri Harsha
  • Razor’s Edge: Somerset Maugham
  • Rebbecca: Daphne du Maurier
  • Red Star over China: Edger Snow
  • Red Tap and White Cap: P.V.R. Rao
  • Reminiscences of Nehru Age: M.O. Mathai
  • Reprieve: Jeam Paul Sartre
  • Republic: Plato
  • Ritusamhara: Kalidas
  • Robinson Crusoe: Daniel Defoe
  • Room at the Top: John Braine
  • Romeo and Juliet: William Shakespeare
  • Roots: Alex Haley
  • Rubaiyat-i-Omar Khayyam: Edward Fitzgerald
  • Rude Food: Vir Sanghvi
  • Saket: Maithili Saran Gupta
  • Sakharam Binder: Vijay Tendulkar
  • Satanic Verses: Salman Rushdie
  • Satantango: László Krasznahorkai
  • Satyarath Parakash: Swami Dayanand
  • Sea of Poppies: Amitav Ghosh
  • Second-Hand Time: Svetlana Alexievich
  • Secret of Nagas, The: Amish Tripathi
  • Seven Lamps of Architecture: John Ruskin
  • Seven Summers: Mulkh Raj Anand
  • Scarlet Pimpernel: Baroness Orczy
  • Scenes from a Writer’s Life: Ruskin Bond
  • Scholar Extraordinary: Nirad C. Chowdhury
  • Samskara: U.R. Ananthamurthy,
  • Scope of Happiness, The: Vijayalakshmi Pandit
  • Sense of an Ending, The: Juhan Barnes
  • Shadow from Ladakh: Bhabani Bhattacharya
  • Shadow Lines: Amitav Ghosh
  • Shakuntala: Kalidas
  • Shah Nama: Firdausi
  • Shame: Salman Rushdie
  • Shantaram: David Gregory Roberts
  • Shape of Things to Come: H.G. Wells
  • She Stoops to Conquer: Goldsmith
  • Siddharta: Hermann Hess
  • Sohrab and Rustam: Mathew Arnold
  • Solo: Rena Dasgupta.
  • Songs of India, The: Sarojini Naidu
  • Sons and Lovers: D.H. Lawrence
  • Speed Post: Shobha De
  • Speedpost: Shobha De
  • Spirit of the Age: William Hazlitt
  • Spycatcher: Peter Wright
  • St John: G.B. Shaw
  • Story of My Life, The: Morarji Desai
  • Such a Long Journey: Rohinton Mistry.
  • Sunny Days: Sunil Gavaskar
  • Sursagar: Surdas
  • Sursatia: Bimal Mitra
  • Surviving Doomsday: Bruce Sibley
  • Swami and Friends: R.K. Narayan
  • Swapnavasavdatta: Bhasa
  • Tales of Open Road: Ruskin Bond
  • Tales from Shakespeare: Charles Lamb
  • Talisman: Walter-Scott
  • Tamas: Bhisham Sahni
  • Tarzan of the Apes: Edger Rice Burroughs
  • Tehri Lakeer: Ismat Chugtai
  • Tempest, The: William Shakespeare
  • Tes of the D’Urbervilles: Thomas Hardy
  • Testament of Beauty: Robert Bridges
  • Thank you Jeeves: P.G. Wodehouse
  • The Sea, The Sea: Iris Murdoch
  • Thirst for Freedom, The: C.S. Challapa
  • Thirukkural: Thiruvalluvar
  • Three Musketeers: Alexander Dumas
  • Time Machine: H.G. Wells
  • Tin Drum, The: Gunter Grass
  • To Light a Candle: Welthy Fisher
  • Tom Jones: Henry Fielding
  • Tom Sawyer: Mark Twain
  • Towards Total Revolution: Jayaprakash Narayan
  • Train to Pakistan: Khushwant Singh
  • Travels with a Donkey: R.L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island: R.L. Stevenson
  • Trial of Jesus: John Masefield
  • Troubles: J.G. Farell
  • Triumph, The: J.K. Galbraith
  • Tropic of Cancer: Henry Miller
  • Trumpet Major, The: Thomas Hardy
  • Tughlaq: Girish Karnad
  • Tunnel of Time, The: R.K. Laxman
  • Twelfth Night: Shakespeare
  • Two Leaves and a Bud: Mulkh Raj Anand
  • Two Lives: Vikram Seth
  • Tyagpatra: Jainendra
  • Ulysses: James Joyce
  • Umbrella Man, The: Siddhartha Gigoo
  • Uncle Tom’s Cabin: Mrs Harriet Stowe
  • Unhappy India: Lajpat Rai
  • Untouchable: Mulk Raj Anand
  • Universe Around Us: James Jeans
  • Unto This Last: John Ruskin
  • Untold Story: B.M. Kaul
  • Upturned Soil, The: Mikhail Sholokhov
  • Urvashi: Ramdhari Singh Dinkar
  • Uttara-Rama Charita: Thomas Moore
  • Utopia: Sir Thomas More
  • Valley of Dolls: Jacqueline Susann
  • Vande Mataram: Bankim Chandra
  • Venisamhar: Narayana Bhatt
  • Vanty Fair: Charles Dickens
  • Viceroy’s Journal: Penderel Moon
  • Video Nights in Kathmandu: Pico Iyer
  • Vikar of Wakefield: Oliver Goldsmith
  • Vinaypatrika: Tulsidas
  • Viswambhara: Dr C.N. Reddy
  • Voyages of Dr Doolitlle: Hugh Lofting
  • Waiting for Godot: Thomas Becket
  • Wake Up India: Annie Besant
  • War and Peace: Tolstoy
  • War of Indian Independence: Vir Savarkar
  • Waste Land: T.S. Eliot
  • Way of All Flesh: Samuel Butler
  • We the Nation, The Lost Decades: N.A. Palkhivala
  • Wealth of Nations: Adam Smith
  • White Tiger, The: Arvind Adiga
  • Wilhelm Meister: Goethe
  • Wings of Fire, The: Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
  • Witness to an Era: Frank Moraes
  • Wolf Hall: Hilary Mantel
  • Wuthering Heights: Emily Bronte
  • Yama: Mahadevi Verma
  • Yashodora: Maithalisharan Gupta
  • Yayati: Vishnu Sakharam Khandekar
  • Year of the Vulture: Amita Malik
  • Yogi and the Bear: S. Nihal Singh
  • Zhivago, Dr: Boris Pasternak
  • Zindaginama: Krishna Sobti
  • Zinky Boys: Svetlana Alexievich

Well-known Indian Authors and their Languages

Assamese: Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya; Hem Chander Barua; Hem Chandra Goswami; Madhavkandali, Dhrubajyoti Bora, Purabi Barmundi, Atulananda Goswami, Yeshe Dorji Thongchi, Keshav Mahunta, Ajit Barua, Sneha Devi, Indira Goswami.

Bengali: Ashapurna Devi, Bankim Chandra Chatterji, Bibhuti Bhushan Bandopadhyaya; Kazi Nazrul Islam, Tarashankar Bandyopadhyaya, Sarat Chandra Chatterji, Rabindranath Tagore, Premendra Mitra, R.C. Dutt, Bishnu Dey, Sunil Gangopadhyay, Humayun Ahmed, Atin Bandhopadhyaya, Mahashveta Devi, Sankha Ghoah, Maiteyee Devi.

Gujarati: Umashankar Joshi, Mirabai, Nursing Mehta, K.M. Munshi, Goverdhanram, Narmada Sagar, Rajendra Shah, Suresh Dalal, Dhirubhai Patel, Manubhai Pancholi ‘Darshak’, Mahadev Desai, Raghuveer Chaudhary.

Hindi: Mahadevi Verma, H.S. Vatsyayan, Sumitranandan Pant, Tulsidas, Surdas, Jai Shankar Prasad, Malik Mohammed Jaysi, Maithilisharan Gupat, Harish Chandra, Girija Kumar Mathur, Dharmvir Bharati, Kailash Vajpayi, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Bhisham Sahni, Krishna Sobti, Kamleshwar, Mannu Bhandari, Maitreyi Pushp, Yashpal, Mohan Rakesh, Raghuvir Sahay, Amrit Lal Nagar.

Kannada: K.V. Puttappa, Pampan, Ranna, Purandara Das, B.M. Shrikanta, Ramachandra Bendre, Dr Anantha Murthy, Vaidehi, Veerabhadrappa, Geeta Nagbhushan, Girish R. Karnad, T.R. Subba Rao.

Malayalam: S.K. Pottekkatt, G. Shankara Kurup, Siva Sankara Pillai, C.V. Raman Pillai, O. Chandu Menon, Thakashi, Kumaran Asan, Narayana Menon, Vallathol, Muhammad Basheer, Paul Zacharia, Balamaniamma, A. Sethumadhavan, Sara joseph, O.V. Vijayan.

Marathi: Tikaram Mahay, Hari Narayan Apte, Tukaram, V.S. Khandekar, Shivaji Govindrao Sawant, Vijay Tendulkar, Vasant Abaji Dahake, G.M. Pawar, Aasha Bage, Ranganath Pathore, Gangadhar Gadgil, G.N. Dandekar.

Odiya: Radha Nath Roy, Gopalabandhudas, Gopinath Mohanty, Manoj Das, Phany Mohanty, Deepak Mishra, Ramchandra Behara, Prafulla K. Mohunty, Pratibha Ray, Kunjbehari Das.

Punjabi: Bhai Vir Singh, Dhani Ram Chatrik, Amrita Pritam, Nanak Singh, Waras Shah, Balwant Gargi, Shiv Batalvi, Surjit Patar, Satinder S. Noor, Mohan Vhandari, Manjit Tiwana, Ajit Caur, Dalip Kaur Tiwana, Kartar S. Duggal, V.N. Tiwari, Gurbachan S. Bhullar.

Sanskrit: Kalidas, Bana Bhatt, Bhartrihari, Kalhana, Bhava Bhuti, Mitra Shastri.

Tamil: P.V. Akilandam; Subramania Bharati; Ramalingam, Indira Parthasarthy, Neela Padmanabhan, C.S. Chellapa, Thirupurasundari ‘Lakshmi’, T. Jankiraman, R.P. Sethu Pillai, C. Rajagopalachari, A. Madhavan.

Telugu: Lakshmi Narsimhan, Manippalle Raju, Triputi, Viswanadha Satyanarayana, Yarlagadda Laxmi Prasad, Chekuri Ramarao, N. Gopi, Abburi Chayadevi, Ketu Viswanatha Reddy.

Urdu: Mirza Ghalib, Iqbal, Altaf Hussain, Hali, Josh Malihabadi, Raghupati Sahai “Firaq Gorakhpuri”, Ghulam Rabbani, Ale Ahmed Surror, Maheshwar Dayal, Mohammad Atteq Siddiqui, Qurratul-Ain-Haider, Shamsur Rahman Faruqi, Wahab Ashrafi, Gulzar, Nida Fazli, Shahryar, Jan Nissar Akhtar, Kaifi Azmi, Rajinder S. Bedi, Syed Musud Hasan Rizvi.

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