Light of Day by
From the Gaps: Anita Desai
Anita Desai writes about contemporary life struggles and
problems in India. Visit this site for a biography, bibliography,
and profile of this prize-winning author.
Visit this site to read a biography of Hesse, view the museum
dedicated to him, and see images of buildings in the town
where he was born.
R. K. Narayan
this short biography for a look at the author whose stories
span over half a century of life in India.
in a Sieve
by Kamala Markandaya
News: India’s drought
in a Sieve features stories of environmental as well
as economic hardships. One of the hardships experienced
is drought, a common problem in India. Take a look at these
images of drought as it affects contemporary Indian life.
in a Sieve - A Review
Visit this site to read about the book Nectar in a Sieve,
Kamala Markandaya's remarkable novel about the lives and
hardships of a family living in rural India.