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Jeet Thayil - Author


Jeet Thayil was born in Kerala, India in 1959 andeducated in Hong Kong, New York and Mumbai. He is a performance poet, songwriter and guitarist as well as a writer, and has published four collections of poetry. He is the editor of The Bloodaxe Book of Contemporary Indian Poets (2008). He currently lives in Bangalore.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Jeet Thayil

Narcopolis by Jeet Thayil
Narcopolis
Jeet Thayil
Winner of the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2013. Stretching across three decades, with an interlude in Mao's China, it portrays a city in collision with itself. With a cast of pimps, pushers, poets, gangsters and eunuchs, it...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/02/2013
Lovereading Price: £6.39
Narcopolis by Jeet Thayil
Narcopolis
Jeet Thayil
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2012. Stretching across three decades, with an interlude in Mao's China, it portrays a city in collision with itself. With a cast of pimps, pushers, poets, gangsters and eunuchs, it is a journey into...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2012
Lovereading Price: £10.39

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