The much-awaited shortlist for The Hindu Prize for Best Fiction 2013
has been announced.
A panel of distinguished judges, comprising Malayalam poet, author and critic
K. Satchidanandan, poet and writer Arundhathi Subramaniam, author
Timeri N. Murari, surgeon and novelist Kavery Nambisan and writer and critic Geeta Doctor has selected the five books.
On the Shortlist:
The Illicit Happiness of Other People
- Manu Joseph
- Sonora Jha
Roll of Honour
- Amandeep Sandhu
- Anees Salim
Another Man's Wife and Other Stories
- Manjul Bajaj
The Hindu Prize 2013 will be announced on January 13, 2014
The Hindu Lit for Life in Chennai. It includes a cash component of Rs. 5 lakhs
and a plaque
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Missed the action at Lit for Life 2013? Catch up with a Storify recap by ACJ students here
DAY 1 by Durga M Sengupta
DAY 2 by Anujeet Datta Mujumdar