First Proof: The Penguin Book of New Writing from India 1

By: Penguin Books India

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An anthology of new writing and new writers, and established writers writing in a new genre, First Proof showcases original and brilliant non-fiction and fiction and will be an annual publication. The collection includes works in progress, essays, short stories and a graphic short. Among the non-fiction pieces in this volume is an account of a childhood in boarding school, a portrait of Naipaul on his first visit to India in the 60s, reportage on Sri Lanka, the RSS, a don in Bihar, an essay on the Bollywood vamp, and glimpses of Kashmir. Fiction includes themes of incest, suicide, love, lust, familial bonds, human relationships, loneliness, dysfunctional people and a graphic vignette with London as a backdrop. Printed Pages: 440.

Title: First Proof: The Penguin Book of New Writing from India 1

Author Name: Penguin Books India

Categories: Literary Collections,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2005

ISBN: 0143032445

ISBN 13: 9780143032441

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Size: 13 Cms x 20 Cms

Seller ID: 011593

Keywords: Book of New Writing