2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival Reading List.

2017 Festival Reading List

Are you ready to meet and discuss your favorite novels with their authors? Here is your reading list for the 2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival …

2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival Reading List.

2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival Reading List.

  • The White Queen The Other Boleyn Girl Three Sisters Three Queens by Phillipa Gregory
  • Nora Webster The Testament of Mary Brooklyn A Guest at the Feast Mothers and Sons The Master by Colm Tobin
  • The Shiva Trilogy The Secret of the Nagas The Oath of the Vayuputras Scion of Ikshvaku by Amish Tripati
  • Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life – Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo
  • The Peppered Moth The Millstone The Dark Flood Rises The Pure Gold Baby by Margaret Drabble
  • The Tea Planter’s Wife by Dinah Jeffries
  • All Damn Day by Jemima Foxtrot
  • Who Writes This Crap? The Toll What I Learned From Johnny Bevan by Luke Wright
  • Elephant Complex: Travels in Sri Lanka by John Gimlette
  • Idris: Keeper of the Light Chain of Custody Muezza and Baby Jaan: Stories from the Quran by Anita Nair
  • Road to Urbino The Swimmer by Roma Tearne
  • The Monogram Murders Closed Casket Pessimism for Beginners by Sophie Hannah
  • Diplomatic Baggage: The Adventures of a Trailing Spouse Packing Up: Further Adventures of a Trailing Spouse Full Marks for Trying: An unlikely journey from the Raj to the rag trade by Brigid Keenan
  • Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship Stringer: A Reporter’s Journey in the Congo by Anjan Sundaram
  • Ashoka in Ancient India by Nayanjot Lahiri
  • Play With Me by Ananth Padmanabhan
  • The End of Karma: Hope and Fury Among India’s Young by Somini Sengupta
  • The Magnetic North: Travels in the Arctic by Sara Wheeler
  • Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist by Sunil Yapa
  • Ours are the Streets, The Year of the Runaways by Sunjeev Suhota
  • I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban Nujeen: One Girl’s Incredible Journey from War-torn Syria in a Wheelchair by Christina Lamb
  • Shark’s Fin and Sichuan Pepper: A sweet-sour memoir of eating in China, Land of Fish and Rice: Recipes from the Culinary Heart of China by Fuchsia Dunlop
  • The Silk Roads: A New History of the World by Peter Frankopan
  • The Painted Girls, The Day the Falls Stood Still by Cathy Buchanan
  • Honeymoon in Purdah: An Iranian Journey Confessions of a Fairy’s Daughter: Growing Up with a Gay Dad by Alison Wearing
  • The First Muslim, After the Prophet, Mary: A Flesh-And-Blood Biography of the Virgin Mother Jezebel: The Untold Story of the Bible’s Harlot Queen Agnostic: A Spirited Manifesto by Lesley Hazleton
  • Accusation by Catherine Bush
  • Incarnations: A History of India in Fifty Lives by Sunil Khilnani
  • Now Solo, Broken Journey by Jennifer Murray
  • Women Garden Designers: 1900 to the Present by Kristina Taylor
  • The Irrawaddy: Burma’s Kingly Stream by Caroline Courtauld
  • Kiting the Hurricane by Dom Mee
  • A Long Watch by Sunila Gallapatti
  • The Story of a Brief Marriage by Anuk Arudpragasam
  • You Got Magic by Neel Mahadev
  • What Lies Between Us by Nayomi Munaweera
  • An Olympic Dream: The Story of Samia Yusuf Omar The Boxer by Reinhard Kleist
  • Illustrado by Miguel Syjuco
  • Breadfruit, Pepper Seed by Malika Booker
  • Lickerland, Asian Accented Desserts by Jason Licker
  • The Ceaseless Chatter of Demons by Ashok Ferrey.

Happy reading and see you all in January at the 2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival.


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