100 Notable Books by The New York Times

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3 Of The New York Times' 100 Notable Books Of 2020 Are From Indian Authors

The New York Times' list of 100 notable books of 2020 has mentioned three Indian authors' books. The three books included Megha Majumdar's fictitious work 'A Burning', Deepa Anappara's crime fiction 'Djinn Patrol on the Purple Line', and Samanth Subramaniam's non-fictional work 'A Dominant Character: The Radical Science and Restless Politics of JBS Haldane'. Moreover, the list has featured Barack Obama's newly released memoir 'A Promised Land' as well. 

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 07:15 PM / by Rashi Jain

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