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Aatish Taseer was born in Delhi in 1980. He has worked as reporter for Time Magazine and has written for the Sunday Times, Prospect and India Today. He has also written a travel memoir, Stranger to History: a Son's Journey through Islamic Lands (2009) and a highly acclaimed translation Manto: Selected Stories (2008). He lives in Delhi and London.

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The Temple-goers by Aatish Taseer
The Temple-goers
Aatish Taseer
Shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award 2010. Novels set in modern day India are very much in vogue at the moment but what makes this one stand out is the assured and accomplished writing and this is reflected...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2011
The Temple-goers by Aatish Taseer
The Temple-goers
Aatish Taseer
Shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award 2010.Costa Book Awards 2010 Judges' comment: "We loved Aatish Taseer's audacious and disturbing multi-layered story of modern Delhi."
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/03/2010

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