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Name  Anuradha Roy
Role  Novelist
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Books  The Folded Earth, An Atlas of Impossible Longing, Free Press Summer Fiction Sa, Sleeping On Jupiter, Wanderlust: A Book Club Sam

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Anuradha Roy is an award-winning novelist, journalist and editor. Her first novel, An Atlas of Impossible Longing has been translated into fifteen languages across the world. It was named by World Literature Today as one of the 60 Essential English Language Works of Modern Indian Literature*. Her second novel, The Folded Earth, won the Economist Crossword Prize for Fiction in 2012 and was longlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize. She did her schooling at South Point School, Kolkata followed by St Thomas School, Kidderpore. She studied English Literature at Presidency College, Calcutta and Cambridge University and is co-founder of Permanent Black, a publishing house started in 2000.


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  • An Atlas of Impossible Longing (2008)
  • The Folded Earth (2011)
  • Sleeping on Jupiter (2015)
  • Awards and honors

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  • 2004 Outlook/Picador India Non-Fiction Competition, "Cooking Women"
  • 2011 The Hindu Literary Prize, The Folded Earth
  • 2011 Man Asian Literary Prize, longlist, The Folded Earth
  • 2011 Crossword Book Award, The Folded Earth
  • 2015 Man Booker Prize, longlist, Sleeping on Jupiter
  • 2015 The Hindu Literary Prize, shortlist, Sleeping on Jupiter
  • 2016 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, shortlist, Sleeping on Jupiter
  • World Literature Today [1]

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