Best Novels of 2019 by Indian authors that Every Bookworm must Read!
Name :- The Great Indian Bust: A Coming of Age Fiction
Author:- Rishabh Bhatnagar
Rating :- Amazon.in- 4.4/5, GoodReads- 4.04/5
Story :- "The Great Indian Bust" follows the life events of a young boy growing up in different parts of India, coming to terms with a society which on one hand wanted its youngest minds to go ahead and achieve the greatest.
Name :- I Have Become The Tide
Author:- Githa Hariharan
Rating :- GoodReads- 3.3/5
Story :- Where is that land where water flows free? A powerful, beautifully imagined novel from Githa Hariharan asks when the tide will turn to make this dream real.
Name :- The Forest of Enchantments
Author:- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Rating :- Flipkart- 4.7/5, GoodReads- 4.1/5
Story :- The Ramayana, one of the world's greatest epics, is also a tragic love story. In this brilliant retelling, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni places Sita at the centre of the novel: this is Sita's version.
Name :- The Fate of Butterflies
Author:- Nayantara Sahgal
Rating :- Amazon.in- 4.7/5
Story :- One of our most courageous and eloquent storytellers, Nayantara Sahgal's superb mastery over language and history make this bold new work a compelling story that is as disturbing as it is beautifully told.
Name :- Something I Never Told You
Author:- Shravya Bhinder
Rating :- Flipkart- 4.4/5, GoodReads- 3.6/5
Story :- When in love, you tend to take each other for granted, and sometimes, that can cost you a lifetime of togetherness . . .Ronnie knew that his first crush was way out of his league, and yet he pursued and wooed Adira. Shyly and from a distance in the beginning, and more persuasively later.
Name :- The Scent of God
Author:- Saikat Majumdar
Rating :- Amazon.in- 4.1/5, GoodReads- 3.5/5
Story :- In an elite all-boys’ boarding school run by a Hindu monastic order in late-twentieth century India, things aren’t what they look like on the surface… Anirvan, a young student, is fascinated by the music and silence of spiritual life. He dreams of becoming a monk.
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