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Hindi novelist Geetanjali Shree created history by winning the International Booker Prize 2022 for her novel 'Tomb of Sand'. The book is translated into English..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 weeks ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on May 27, 2022

64-year-old Shree's work has been translated into several languages -- including English, French, German, Serbian, and Korean -- has received and been..
Credit: Zee News - Published on May 27, 2022

‘Tomb of Sand', originally ‘Ret Samadhi', is set in northern India and follows an 80-year-old woman in a tale the Booker judges dubbed a "joyous cacophony"..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on May 27, 2022

The Tomb of Sand, a story set in the Partition era, narrates the ordeal of a elderly woman after the death of her husband.
Credit: DNA - Published on May 27, 2022

‘Tomb of Sand', originally ‘Ret Samadhi', is set in northern India and follows an 80-year-old woman in a tale the Booker judges dubbed a “joyous..
Credit: Zee News - Published on May 27, 2022

Originally published in Hindi as Ret Samadhi, the book is translated into English by Daisy Rockwell.
Credit: DNA - Published on May 27, 2022

The International Booker Prize is a prestigious annual award that is given to "a single book, translated into English and published in the UK or Ireland''.
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on April 11, 2022

Shree's novel 'Tomb of Sand' is among six books from all over the world shortlisted for the International Booker Prize.
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on April 8, 2022

The contenders often include writers who are widely read in their own languages but less known in English.
Credit: Hindu - Published on April 23, 2021

Ted Hodgkinson, who chaired a panel of judges, described the novel as “a tender and visceral evocation of a childhood caught between shame and salvation.”
Credit: Hindu - Published on August 27, 2020

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