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Book awards: Greatest Indian Novels you cannot afford to miss

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Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghesenot in English Common Knowledge1
Twilight in Delhi by Ahmed Alinot in English Common Knowledge2
An Obedient Father by Akhil Sharmanot in English Common Knowledge3
The Immortals by Amit Chaudhurinot in English Common Knowledge4
The Hungry Tide by Amitav Ghoshnot in English Common Knowledge5
The Shadow Lines by Amitav Ghoshnot in English Common Knowledge6
Fire on the Mountain by Anita Desainot in English Common Knowledge7
In Custody by Anita Desainot in English Common Knowledge8
Baumgartner's Bombay by Anita Desainot in English Common Knowledge9
The White Tiger by Aravind Adiganot in English Common Knowledge10
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roynot in English Common Knowledge11
The Fig Tree by Aubrey Menennot in English Common Knowledge12
Princess Kadambari (Clay Sanskrit Library) by Bananot in English Common Knowledge13
Anandamath by Bankimcandra Chatterjinot in English Common Knowledge14
Trying to Grow (Picador Books) by Firdaus Kanganot in English Common Knowledge15
All About H. Hatterr by G. V. Desaninot in English Common Knowledge16
Trotter-nama by I.Allan Sealynot in English Common Knowledge17
Em and the Big Hoom: A Novel by Jerry Pintonot in English Common Knowledge18
Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandayanot in English Common Knowledge19
Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singhnot in English Common Knowledge20
Delhi: A Novel by Khushwant Singhnot in English Common Knowledge21
The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desainot in English Common Knowledge22
Cuckold by Kiran Nagarkarnot in English Common Knowledge23
Ravan and Eddie by Kiran Nagarkarnot in English Common Knowledge24
The Death of Vishnu by Manil Surinot in English Common Knowledge25
Difficult Daughters by Manju Kapurnot in English Common Knowledge26
Umrao Jan Ada by Mirza Mohammad Hadi Ruswanot in English Common Knowledge27
Coolie (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) by Mulk Raj Anandnot in English Common Knowledge28
Godan: A Novel of Peasant India by Premchandnot in English Common Knowledge29
Playground = Rangbhoomi by Munshi Premchandnot in English Common Knowledge30
Paro: Dreams of Passion by Namita Gokhalenot in English Common Knowledge31
Indulekha by O. Chandumenonnot in English Common Knowledge32
Khasakkinte itihasam (Malayalam Edition) by O. V. Vijayannot in English Common Knowledge33
River of Fire by Qurratulain Hydernot in English Common Knowledge34
Feuding Families of Village Gangauli by Rahi Masoom Razanot in English Common Knowledge35
Kanthapura by Raja Raonot in English Common Knowledge36
The Serpent and the Rope by Raja Raonot in English Common Knowledge37
The English Teacher by R. K. Narayannot in English Common Knowledge38
The Financial Expert by R. K. Narayannot in English Common Knowledge39
The Guide: A Novel by R. K. Narayannot in English Common Knowledge40
A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistrynot in English Common Knowledge41
The Room on the Roof (Puffin Classics) by Ruskin Bondnot in English Common Knowledge42
Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdienot in English Common Knowledge43
The Great Indian Novel by Shashi Tharoornot in English Common Knowledge44
Raag Darbari by Shrilal Shuklanot in English Common Knowledge45
English, August: An Indian Story by Upamanyu Chatterjeenot in English Common Knowledge46
Weight Loss by Upamanyu Chatterjeenot in English Common Knowledge47
Samskara: A Rite for a Dead Man by U.R. Anantha Murthynot in English Common Knowledge48
Sacred Games by Vikram Chandranot in English Common Knowledge49
The Golden Gate by Vikram Sethnot in English Common Knowledge50
A Suitable Boy by Vikram Sethnot in English Common Knowledge51
The Enigma of Arrival by V. S. Naipaulnot in English Common Knowledge52
Mahābhārata (C. Rajagopalachari ed.) by Vyasanot in English Common Knowledge53
This Is Not That Dawn: Jhootha Sach by Yashpal.,54

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"Greatest Indian Novels", Hindustan Times, 2014

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