This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Book awards: Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize Shortlist

Book awards by cover

Works (53)

In Search of a Future: The Story of Kashmir by David Devadas2008
Kari by Amruta Patil2008
The Music Room: A Memoir by Namita Devidayal2008
Smoke and Mirrors: An Experience of China by Pallavi Aiyar2008
The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga2008
Arzee The Dwarf by Chandrahas Choudhury2009
An Atlas of Impossible Longing by Anuradha Roy2009
Eunuch Park: Fifteen Stories of Love and Destruction by Palash Krishna Mehrotra2009
The Honey Gatherers: Travels with The Bauls: The Wandering Minstrels of Rural India by Mimlu Sen2009
The Hotel At the End of the World by Parismita Singh2009
Delhi Calm by Vishwajyoti Ghosh2010
Home Boy: A Novel by H. M. Naqvi2010
The House on Mall Road by Mohyna Srinivasan2010
Songs of Blood and Sword: A Daughter's Memoir by Fatima Bhutto2010
The Wish Maker by Ali Sethi2010
Chinaman by Shehan Karunatilaka2011
The Collaborator by Mirza Waheed2011
A Free Man: A True Story of Life and Death in Delhi by Aman Sethi2011
R. D. Burman: The Man The Music by Anirudha Bhattacharjee & Balaji Vittal2011
Truth about Me: A Hijra Life Story by A. Revathi2011
Calcutta Exile by Bunny Suraiya2012
The King in Exile: The Fall of the Royal Family of Burma by Sudha Shah2012
Tamasha in Bandargaon by Navneet Jagannathan2012
Boats on Land: A collection of Short Stories by Janice Pariat2013
Foreign: A Novel by Sonora Jha2013
India Becoming: A Portrait of Life in Modern India by Akash Kapur2013
The King's Harvest: Two Novellas by Chetan Raj Shrestha2013
A Pleasant Kind of Heavy and Other Erotic Stories by Aranyani2013
A Bad Character: A novel by Deepti Kapoor2014
The Competent Authority by Shovon Chowdhury2014
A Cool, Dark Place by Supriya Dravid2014
The Smoke is Rising by Mahesh Rao2014
The Vanishing Act: Stories by Prawin Adhikari2014
The Devourers by Indra Das2015
Farthest field: an Indian story of the Second World War by Raghu Karnad2015
The Vanished Path: A Graphic Travelogue by Bharath Murthy2015
Ivory Throne: Chronicles of the House of Travancore by Manu S. Pillai2016
Midnight's Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India's Partition by Nisid Hajari2016
Swimmer Among the Stars by Kanishk Tharoor2016
YASMEEN by Sophia Khan2016
How I Became a Tree by Sumana Roy2017
Leila: A Novel by Prayaag Akbar2017
South Haven by Hirsh Sawhney2017
How to Travel Light: My Memories of Madness and Melancholia by Shreevatsa Nevatia2018
Remnants of a Separation: A History of the Partition through Material Memory by Aanchal Malhotra2018
Temporary People by Deepak Unnikrishnan2018
We That Are Young by Preti Taneja2018
A Woman Like Her: The Story Behind the Honor Killing of a Social Media Star by Sanam Maher2018
Babu Bangladesh! by Numair At if Choudhurynot in English Common Knowledge2019
Early Indians : The Story of Our Ancestors and Where We Came From by Tony Josephnot in English Common Knowledge2019
Goodbye Freddie Mercury by Nadia Akbarnot in English Common Knowledge2019
Ib's Endless Search for Satisfaction by Roshan Alinot in English Common Knowledge2019
No Nation for Women: Reportage on Rape from India, the World's Largest Democracy by Priyanka Dubeynot in English Common Knowledge2019

Award description

The Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize was set up in 2008 to encourage authors from the Indian sub-continent.

The list of winners is also available.


Related book awards


hipdeep (45), bergs47 (8), zmeischa (6), homeless (3), meggyweg (1), karenb (1), Stbalbach (1), ablachly (1)
About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 150,863,502 books! | Top bar: Always visible