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Best Indian Short Stories Vol. 1

An anthology of stories edited by

The Indian short story is extraordinary in its ability to stick to the traditional rules of the craft and still demonstrate remarkable originality. It revolves around a limited number of characters, confines itself in time and space, and has a well-plotted narrative that drives its central theme. Within the traditional framework, however, creativity flowers and a fresh and imaginative story emerges. This volume is chock-full with such stories, written by authors well known in their regional languages as well as those who have made a name for themselves in English literary circles. Carefully selected by India's literary giant, the late Khushwant Singh, these pieces represent the best of Indian writing from around the country.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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March 2015 : Paperback

Title: Best Indian Short Stories: Volume 1
Author(s): Khushwant Singh
ISBN: 8172236328 / 978-8172236328
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.
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June 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Khushwant Singh Best Indian Short Stories Volume 1
Author(s): Khushwant Singh
Publisher: Harpercollins
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