Aravind Adiga was born in 1974 in Madras (now Chennai) and grew up in Mangalore in the south of India. He was educated at Columbia University in New York and Magdalen College, Oxford. His articles have appeared in publications including the New Yorker, the Sunday Times, the Financial Times, and the Times of India. His first novel, The White Tiger, won the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 2008. He is also the author of Last Man in Tower and Selection Day.
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Aravind Adiga's Books of the Year https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/nov/26/best-books-of-2016-part-one
AravindAdigaAuthor - 12 days ago
SELECTION DAY wins Tata Literature Book of the Year Award in the fiction category https://www.curtisbrown.co.uk/news/adiga-wins-tata-literature-book-of-year-award-fiction
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Aravind Adiga shared Booklist's photo.
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Before #SelectionDay is published in the US in January, editor Daniel Loedel revisits The #WhiteTiger for Off The Shelf:
"This Thinking Man’s thoughts are as profound and penetrating as they are hilarious and wild...That’s what is so extraordinary about the experience of reading The White Tiger—most people who do so feel it’s uniquely theirs, that Balram is their crazy, philosophical spokesperson."
'A story of aspiration, parental tyranny, conflicted sexuality and avarice' http://www.huffingtonpost.in/2016/09/19/a-heady-cocktail-of-cricket-parental-hatred-and-confused-sexual/
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