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Avni Doshi


USA flag (b.1982)

Avni Doshi is an American novelist currently based in Dubai. She was born in New Jersey to immigrants from India. She received a BA in Art History from Barnard College in New York, and a master's degree in History of Art from University College London.
 
Novels
   Burnt Sugar (2019)
     aka Girl in White Cotton
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Awards
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (2020) : Burnt Sugar


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