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Akhil Sharma’s ‘Family Life’ Among Top 10 NYT Best Books of 2014

Delhi born Indian-American author Akhil Sharma’s second novel “Family Life” has been selected by The New York Times Book Review as one of the ten Best Books of 2014. Published by W. W. Norton & Company, the Times describes Sharma’s novel as a “deeply unnerving and gorgeously tender” book. “Sharma’s austere but moving novel tells the semi-autobiographical story of a ...

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Six Indian authors in NY Times 100 Notable Books of 2014

Works of five Indian-American and one Indian author figure among 100 Notable Books of 2014 selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. Delhi-born Indian-American author Akhil Sharma’s novel “Family Life” figures in the Fiction & Poetry section. “Sharma’s novel, deeply unnerving and tender at the core, charts a young man’s struggles to grow within a family ...

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