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Sam_dean4Eva IF-Rockerz

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Posted: 14 November 2008 at 9:06pm | IP Logged
hi everyone, i am school going girl and i am mad about reading books
please recommend some novels by indian authors which i read and enjoy
plz give some 4-5 books names
i hope someone helps me
thanksBig smile

diya_1987 Senior Member

Joined: 31 December 2007
Posts: 453

Posted: 15 November 2008 at 3:04am | IP Logged
hii well i can  name sum books which i njoyed....n hope u'll like too
the namesake and the Unaccustomed Earth by jhumpa lahiri
the god of small things by arundhati roy
the hungry tide by amitav ghosh
almost single by advaita kala
tapishh IF-Rockerz

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Posted: 16 November 2008 at 5:51am | IP Logged

A suitable boy --- Vikram Seth

Midnight's Children-----Salman Rushdie
Diamond Dust-----Anita Desai
hope it helps!
-Pinky- IF-Dazzler

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Posted: 16 November 2008 at 9:05pm | IP Logged
born confused by tanuja desai
Zoe28 Goldie

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Posted: 18 November 2008 at 8:48am | IP Logged
if you want to read light, romantic comedy style books you should read books by nisha minhas these are some:
Chapatti or chips
sari and sins
passion and poppadoms
the marriage market
tall dark and handsome.
other than nishas minhas's books i would recommend a suitbale boy by vikram seth,  The Mistress of Spices: A Novel by Chitra Divakaruni
Zoe28 Goldie

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Posts: 1400

Posted: 05 January 2009 at 12:42pm | IP Logged
Another book which is really good is Life isn't all ha ha hee hee by meera syal
naina.supariwala Newbie

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Posted: 10 February 2009 at 12:28am | IP Logged
I would love to help you on your problem
but why do u want only Indian authors??
there are some amazing foreign authors like Dan Brown who have written some amazing novels like Angels and Demons and Da Vinci Code..
well i suggest that you read those novels as well
As for Indian novels there are a few good ones..
As you are young,go for novels by Chetan Bhagat
He writes books which are youth oriented
also White Tiger by Salman Rushdie is a good read
you can also try some other Indian authors like Arundhati Roy,Amitav Ghosh, Vikram Seth,Meera Syal etc and many more
I would suggest you visit this website
There you will get all the information about the novels and authors(Indian and Foreign)
you can subscribe and order the books on rent
They will deliver the books at home
 which will save you a lot of time and money
Hope this helped you
Happy Reading

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Edited by -Mystery- - 12 February 2009 at 5:42pm
bindya.Malhotra Groupbie

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Posted: 13 February 2009 at 12:12am | IP Logged
Ya sonakshi go for naina's advice
the site is good
somehow it is edited
she gave me also a similar solution
the site is librarywala .com
go for it

Edited by bindya.Malhotra - 13 February 2009 at 12:12am

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