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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