Sub title: The Penguin Book of New Writing from India 5
"‘Certain publishers remain resolute in their quest to discover and nurture new writing, driven possibly by the conviction that in the sea of unheard voices, there are several worth listening to and taking a chance on…[First Proof is] worth waiting for. Year after year’ —The Hindu In First Proof we continue to publish the best new writing from India. You will discover exciting first-time writers and encounter familiar names writing in new genres. This fifth volume includes outstanding translations, travel writing, poetry, memoir, short stories and portraits both fictional and real. First Proof: The Penguin Book of New Writing from India 5 confirms that there is no better time to be a writer. Or a reader. Non-fiction Aditya Sinha Bishakha Datta Krupakar, Senani and S.R. Ramakrishna Rita Kothari Samanth Subramanian Satnam and Vishav Bharti Shilpa Phadke, Sameera Khan and Shilpa Ranade Vamsee Juluri Fiction Aditya Sudarshan Batul Mukhtiar Cheryl-Ann Couto Chitralekha Basu Girish Khera K.R. Meera and J. Devika Nirupama Dutt Radha Nair Sheela Indra and Abha Sah Swarnalatha Rangarajan"