summer reading the swimming pool Dear Amy book price comparison Penguin originals V2
Vouchers


Jeet Thayil Book and Novel

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.

If you like Jeet Thayil you might also like to read books by William Burroughs, Aravind Adiga and Will Self.

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

Loading other books by Jeet Thayil...


Author Info

Author's Website

www.stincmusic.com/

Author's Facebook

Find Jeet Thayil on Facebook

Author's Facebook Latest

Loading facebook updates...
Loading twitter updates...

Did you know

At Lovereading you can download and read an Opening Extract and an online review of books by Jeet Thayil and hundreds of other authors.

Author 'Like for Like' recommendations


Lovereading - a community of people passionate about reading and sharing their views. An incomparable website for book lovers.

Helen Clark

I read new, exciting writers and established authors before publication and there is a great website full of brilliant books and opinions.

Lynda

I love the honest opinions, recommendations for every genre and every reader, wish lists and Like for Like.

Amrita Dasgupta

I love that Lovereading handpicks very special debut reads.

Magda North

Love Reading - it not only does what it says on the tin, it does it with Jam on!!

Maz Tucker

Lovereading helps me decide what real people read.

Kerry Bridges

If you love reading, then you'll love Lovereading! Full of tips & info for every discerning reader.

Lynne Rapson

Their sending me my first book to review 18 months ago re-awakened my fondness for reading, since then I have purchased some real gems.

Barry Griffiths

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools