List of 500+ Famous Books And Authors by Year

Famous books and authors of the year 2017

Books Author
‘1971: The Fall of Dhaka’ G. D. Bakshi
‘Social exclusion and justice in India’ P.S. Krishnan
‘Unstoppable: My Life So Far’ Maria Sharapova
‘Salil Sports and Current Heroine in Indian Art’ Kshetrapal Gangwar and Sanjib Kumar Singh
‘Testosterone Rex: Unmaking the Myths of Our Genuine Minds’ Cordelia Fine
‘I Do What I Do: On Reform, Ratoric and Resolve’ Raghuram Rajan
‘Khushwant Singh-in Wisdom and in Zest’ Vijay Narayan Shankar and Omkar Singh
‘President Pranab Mukherjee-A Statesman’ Publishing, Statman Group
‘The Wheel Chair’ Raja Bundela
‘M / s. Swaminathan: The Quest for a World Without Hunger ‘ Dr. M.S. Swaminathan
‘Childhood Nostalgia and Triggering Tales’ A.P. mahaswari
‘Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature’ JaiRam Ramesh
‘Story of Clean Jungle – Grandmothers’ Dr. Madhu Pant
‘Gandhi in Champaran’ Dinanath Gopal Tendulkar
‘The Untold Vajpayee: Politician and Paradox’ Ullekh NP
‘Khullam Khulla: Rishi Kapoor Uncensored’ Rishi Kapoor and Meena Nair
‘Jinnah Often Cam to Outer House’ Kiran Doshi
‘The People’s President: Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’ S. M. Khan
‘The Tribal Will Not Dance’ Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar
‘Calcutta’ Kunal Basu
‘Half of what is with you’ Anil Menon
‘The Island of Lost Girls’ Manjula Padmanabhan
‘Veerappan, chewing the brigand’ Vijay Kumar
‘Pakistan: Coating the Abis’ Tilak Deveshar
‘Determination in Higher Education’ Kanhaiya Prasad Sinha
‘Indian Railway – The Vaving of a National Tapestry’ Bibek Debroy, Sanjay Chadha and Vidyakrishnamurthy jointly wrote.
‘Home of the Brave’ Nitin A. Gokhale and Brigadier S.S. K. Chatterjee has written jointly.
’50 Years of India’s Milk Revolution’ Radha Mohan Singh
Rekha – The Untold Story’ Yasser Usman
‘Hema Malini: Beyond the Dream Girl’ Ram Kamal Mukherjee
‘Veerappan, Chasing the Brigand’ Vijay Kumar
‘Matoshree’ Sumitra Mahajan

Famous books and authors of the year 2016

Books Author
Citizen and Society Hamid Ansari (Vice President)
Driven: The Virat Kohli Story Vijay Lokapally
One Indian girl (Genre: Fiction) Chetan Bhagat
Six Machine (I Don’t Like Cricket … I Love It) Chris Gayle
AB The autobiography AB De villiers
The Ocean of Churn: How the Indian Ocean Shaped Human History Sanjeev Sanyal
R D Burmania: Panchamemoirs Chaitanya Padukone
India Rising: Fresh Hope, New Fears Ravi Velloor
Love of Indian history (Scholastic Asian Book Award) Aditi Krishnakumar
A Life in Diplomacy Maharajakrishna Rasgotra
The Unseen Indira Gandhi Dr KP Mathur
Ace Against Odds Sania Mirza with Imran Mirza and Shivani Gupta
Who Moved My Interest Rate Duvvuri Subbarao (former Governor of RBI)
Ringside With Vijender Rudraneil Sengupta
Courage & Commitment Margaret Alva
Anything But Khamosh: The Shatrughan Sinha Biography Bharathi S Pradhan
Blood on my Hands: Confessions of Staged Encounters Kishlay Bhattacharjee
The Making of India: The Untold Story of British Enterprises Kartar Lalvani
India vs Pakistan. Why Can’t we just be Friends? Husain Haqqani
The Kiss of Life: How a serhero & my son defeated cancer Emraan Hashmi and Bilal Siddiqi
The Drowned Detective Neil Jordan
Book titled “Who was Shivaji? ” Govind Pansare
Endurance: My Year in Space & Our Journey to Mars Scott Kelly
Framed as a Terrorist Mohammad Aamir Khan
Standing Guard: A Year in Opposition P Chidambaram
The Forgotten Room Lincoln Child
Cometh the Hour Jeffery Archer
China: Behind the Miracle Sumita Dawra
Swimmers among the Stars Kanishk Tharoor
The Golden Son Shilpi Somaya Gowda
Alphabet Soup for Lovers Anita Nair
Incarnations: India in 50 Lives Sunil Khilnani
Life Mantras Subrata Roy
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie
India-Myanmar Relations: Changing Contours Rajiv Bhatia
Erotext Sudeep Sen
The Story of the Lost Child Elena Ferrante
The Invisible Man from Salem Christoffer Carlsson
Baat Niklegi Toh Phir: The Life and Music of Jagjit Singh Sathya Saran
Woodsmoke and Leafcups Madhu Ramnath
Ghosts of Kingdoms past Satyajit Ray
The Sea Lies Ahead Intizar Husain
The Eighth Ring: An Autobiography KM Mathew
JFK’s Forgotten Crisis: Tibet, the CIA and the Sino-India War Bruce Riedel
The Noise of Time Julian Barnes
Offend, Shock or Disturb: Free Speech under the Indian Constitution Gautam Bhatia
The Turbulent Years: 1980-1996 Pranab Mukherjee
Gandhi: An Illustrated Biography Pramod Kapoor
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee
In Other Words Jhumpa Lahiri
Z Factor: My Journey as the Wrong Man at the Right Time Subhash Chandra
On My Terms: From the Grassroots to the Corridors of Power Sharad Pawar
Going for Gold Nanda Menon
A Handbook for My Lover Rosalyn D’Mello
1962: The War That Wasn’t Shiv Kunal
Three Seasons Latha Anantharaman
Slade House David Mitchell
Godfathers of Crime: Face to Face with India’s Most Wanted Sheela Raval
The Window Fiona Barton
The New Xenophobia Tabish Khair
Sleeping on Jupiter Anuradha Roy
Maru Bharat Saru Bharat (My India Noble India) Acharya Ratnasundersuriswarji Maharaj
The Lives of Others Neel Mukherjee
Family Life Akhil Sharma
Legal Confidential: Adventures of an Indian Lawyer Ranjeev C Dubey
For King and another Country Shrabani Basu
One Point Two Billion Mahesh Rao
The Private Life of Ms Sharma Ratika Kapur
Hangwoman KR Meera (translated by J Devika)
The Book of Gold Leaves Mirza Waheed
She will build Him a City Raj Kamal Jha
Odysseus Abroad Amit Chaudhuri
Flood of Fire Amitav Ghosh
Seahorse Janice Pariat
The Patna Manual of Style Siddharth Chowdhury
When the River Sleeps Easterine Kire
The Phoenix Moment: Challenges Confronting the Indian Left Praful Bidwai
Eat Dust: Mining and Greed in Goa Hartman De Souza
The Marvels Brian Selznick
Career of Evil Robert Galbraith
This Unquiet Land: Stories from India’s Fault Lines Barkha Dutt
The Last Raja of West Pakistan Priyajit Debsarkar
Red River Blue Hills Ankush Saikia
Swimmer among the Stars Kanishk Tharoor
The New Xenobhobia Tabish Khair
Sikhs: The Untold Agony of 1984 Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay
Kalkatta Kunal Basu
Ancestral Affairs Keki Daruwala
The Girl on the Train Paula Hawkins

Famous books and authors of the year 2015

Books Author
Yogikasparsh Nivedita Josh
Flood and fire Amitav Ghosh
Modi’s World: Expanding India’s Sphere of Influence C. Raja Mohan
Red Tap to Red Carpet and then Some Gina Rinehart
Yoga and Islam Imran Chaudhary and Shri Abhijeet Singh
Modi-Ek Sitare ka Atulniy Udgam Tarun Vijay
Steve Jobs Walter Isaacson
The Complete story of Indian reforms: 2G, power and private enterprises Pradip Baijal
Rashtrapursh chandrashekhar Yashvant singh
China: Confucius in the Shadows Poonam Surie
Sourav Ganguli: Cricket, Captaincy and controversy Saptarshi Sarkar
Unbelieveable: Delhi to Islamabad Pro. Bhim Singh
Indian Parliamentary Diplomacy Speaker’s Perspective Meera Kumar
The Modi Effect:Inside Narendra Modi’s Caimpaign to Transform india Lance Price
Mothering India Sushmita Rao
The Red Sari Javier Memo
Two Years at Months and Twenty-Eight Nights Salman Rushdie
Playing It My Way Sachin Tendulkar
Half Girlfriend Chetan Bhagat
Narendra Modi: A Political Biography Andy Marino
Arctic Summer Damon Galgut
Hard Choice Hillary Clinton

Famous books and authors of the year 2014

Book Author
The Second Half Roy Keane
The Half Mother Shahnaz Bashir
Shikhandi and other Tales They Don’t Tell you Devdutt Patnaika
Courtesans, Bar Girls and Dancing Boys: The Illicit World of Indian Dance Anna Morcom
The Narrow Road to the Deep North Richard Flanagan
Playing It My Way Sachin Tendulkar
The Lives of Others Neel Mukherjee
In Search of Hope Mariane Pearl
Sun Mere Bandhu Re : The musical world of S.D. Burmon Sathya Saran, Harpar Collins
No Country Kalyan Ray
Colours of the Cage : A Prison Memoir Arun Ferreira
Sons of Brahma Dhruba Hazarika
The Political Imagination: A personal Response to Life, Literature and Politics Narantara Sehgal
Maimaar-E-Quan Dr.A.R. Kidwai
Birth of Cinema authored N. Gopal Krishna
An Introduction to Urdu Poetry Anees Ayesha
Indian Painting Prof. B. N. Goswami
1283 Golas Pele
The Third Curve-a Book Written Mansoor Khan
I am Malala Malala Yousufzai
Haunted by Fire Essays On Caste, Class, Exploitation And Emancipation Mythily Sivaraman
Gandhi Before India Ramchandra Guha
How Not to Make Money Raj Kundra
Selected Works of Jawarharlal Nehru Second Series, Edited Prof. Madhavan Palat
My Journey : Transforming Dreams into Actions Dr. APJ Kalam
Gitanjali the Collection of Poems Tagore
The Moonballer book Nirupama Vaidyanathan
Agenda for India’s Growth P. Chidambaram
The Lowland Jhumpa Lahiri
Shahar Sone Chala a Collection of Poems authored Sat Pal
Smritiyan authored Garima Sanjay
Unbeautifully Madeline Sheehan
Going Clear: Scientology Lawrence Wright
Hot Ticket (Sinners on Tour) Olivia Cunning
Beauty from Surrender Georgia Cates
The Republic of Thieves Scott Lynch
Second Chance Boyfriend Monica Murphy
And the Mountains Echoed Khaled Hosseini
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Harry Potter Companion Books) J. K. Rowling

Famous books and authors of the year 2013

Book Author
The Sea of Innocence Kishwar Desai
My Afternoon Poems Ashok K. Mahapatra
Colourless Tsukuru Tazaki and The year of his pilgrimage: Haruki Murakami
Punjabiyat Col Jasbir Singh Khurana
Solo William Boyd
Walking Disaster Jamie McGuire
Twisted Perfection Abbi Glines
Spellbinding Maya Gold
Unbreakable Elizabeth Norris
Body Goddess Payal Gidwani Tiwari
ABCs of Parenting Gouri Dange
Come on Inner Peace! Sachin Garg
An Uncertain Glory: India and Its Contradictions: Amartya Sen & Jean Dreze
Compass Box Killer Piyush Jha
Unexploded Alison Macleod
Trans Atiantic Colum McCann
The Luminaries Eleanor Catton
We Need New Names Noviolet Bulawayo
The Lowland Jhumpa Lahiri
A Tale for the Time Being Ruth Qzeki
The Testament of Mary Colm Toibin
The Spinning Heart Donal Ryan
The Marrying of Chani Kanfman Eve Harris
Five Star Billionaire Tash Aw
Almost English Charlotte Mendelson
Harvest Jim Crace
The kills Richard House

Famous books and authors of the year 2012

Book Author
The Convert Deborah Baker
Chinaman Shehan Karunatilaka
Soul Mate Dharmendra R. Pandey
River of Smoke Amitav Ghosh
The Sily Company of People who Care Rahul Bhattacharya
The Wandering Falcon Jamil Ahmad
Please Look after Mom Kyung Sook Shin
Dream of Ding Village Yan Lionke
The Lake Bonana Yashimoto
Actors Annonymous James Franco
When Loss is Gain Pavan K. Varma
The Yellow Emperor’s Cure Kunal Basu
The Best Thing About You is You Anupam Kher
Bekir Paror Jui (Fire on the banks of river beki) Hemen Das
Moda Goa: History & style Wendell Rodricks
Bajanaama, A study of Early Indian Recording A.N. Sharma
Write of Passage R. Siva Kumar
Nirbasan Taslima Nasreen
Lava Javed Akhtar
Cooking with Poo Saiyuud Diwong
Guerrillero del tiempo (Time Guerilla) Fide Castro
Glimpses of Indian Women Hockey K. Arumugam
The Taxonomy of office chairs Jonathan Olivares
The Sins of the Father Jeffery Archer
Intimacies Kunal Basu
Two Mothers Khalid Mohamed
Spark of the Divine Sant Rajender Singhji Maharaj
India for Sale:My 150 Cartoons on Corruption Sudhir Tailang
Bajanaama A.N. Sharma
Sinh Garjana (Roar of Lion)-II D.G. Venzara
And All is said Zareer Masani
Lest We Forget History Gagan Sethi and PGJ Nampoothiri
Moda Goa Wendell Rodricks
A Life in Politicks Selected Speeches and Lectures 1979-2004: P.A Sangma
Begum Bano aur Khatoon Rama Pandey
The Man Within My Head Pico Iyer
How to fight Islamist terror From a missionary Position Tabish Khair
A life in words: Memories Ismat Chaughtai (Translated by M Asaduddin)
Dictionary of the Great Andamanses Language Anvita Abbi
Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story Arnold Schwarzenegger
Princes and Painters in Mughal Delhi, 1707-1857 William Dalrymple
A Free Man Aman Sethi
The Folded Earth Anuradha Roy
The $10 Trillion Prize Abheek Singhi with Michael J Silverstein, Carol Liao & David Michael
The Incredible Banker Ravi Subramanian
The Araya Women R. Narayan

Famous books and authors of the year 2011

Book Author
Home Boy H.M. Naqvi
The Story of a Widow Musharraf Ali Farooqi
Atlas of Unknowns Tania James
Coconut Unlimited Nikesh Shukla
The Temple Goers Aatish Taseer
Not Quite White Simon Thirsk
Witness the Night Kishwar Drsai
Times by the Thames: An Indian Cruise Vijay Dutt
The Congress and the Making of Indian Nation Pranab Mukherjee
Beyond Silence Kusum Ansal
Kurukshetra to Kargil K. Kuldip Singh
Journey of a Nation: Indian National Congress; 125 Years Anand Sharma
Tenders Hooks Moni Mohsin
The Pleasure Seekers Tinhani Doshis
Only time will tell Jeffrey Archer
The inheritor Upendra Tankha
Indian Cinema- The Faces Behind the mask Anil Sarri
Patrons of Poor- Caste Politics and Policy Making in India Narayan Lakshman
The Taste of Sorrow Jude Morgan
Kashmir and Beyond- 1996-84 Karan Singh
A Doctor in the House Mahathir Mohammed
Muan Jodro Om  Tanvi
Third Best Arjun Rao
Billy Arjan Singh- The tiger of Dudhwa Shaminder Boparai
The Collaborator Mirza Waheed
Pure Sequence Paro Anand
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer Siddhartha Mukherjee
The Intolerant Indian Gautam Adhikari
The Gathering Kelly Armstrong
Chalti Chaki Suryanath Singh
Through Her Eyes Jennifer Archer
Beautiful Beings Kailin Gow
In the Shadow of the Lamp Susanne Dunlap
Carte Blanch (James Bond Novel) Jeffery Deaver
Wheat Killing You? Ishi Khosla
A Madras Miscellany –A decade of People, Place and Potpourri S. Muthian
Daughters –A Story if Five generation Bharati Roy
Born Liars Ian Leslie
Three Parts Desire Shailaja Bajpai
Broken melodies Gajra Kottary
Chand@Aasman.Com Vimal Kumar
A Man Melting Craig Cliff
The Memory of love Aminatta Forna
Commitment And Creativity and Reminiscences of an IAS Officer PN Bhandari
River of Smoke Amitav Ghosh
Geek Nation Angela Saini
First Day First Show Anupama Chopra
Magical Moonbeams Ruqayia Shabir Tantray
The Dowry Problem Robin Wyatt with Nazia Masood
Teesri Taali Pradip Saurabh
Love was Never Mine Kunal Bhardwaj
Priya- In Incredible Indyaa Namita Gokhale
The Memory of Love Aminatta Forna
Grace Williams Says it Loud Emma Henderson
Leela’s Book Alice Albinia
Great House Nicoe Krauss
Annable Katjleen Winter
Room Emma Donoghue
Not Made In Heaven Ranjana Sinha
Last Man in Tower Arvind Adiga
The Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes
On Canaan’s Side Sebastian Barry
Jamrach’s Menagerie Carol Birch
The Sisters Brothers Pattrick deWitt
Half Blood Blues Esi Edugyan
A Cupboard of Full Coast Yvvette Edwords
The Stranger’s Child Alan Hollinghurst
Pigeon English Stephen Kelman
The Last Hundred Days Patric McGuinness
Snowdrops A.D. Miller
Far to Go Alison Pick
The Testament of Jessie Lamb Jane Rogers
Derby Day D.J. Taylor
Amitabh Laxicon Bhawana Somaaya
The wandering Falcon Jamil Ahmad
God is a River Mona Verma
Too Many Bosses, Too Few Leaders Rajeev Peshawaria
An Appeal From Death Row (Rajiv Murder Case – The Truth Speaks) A.G. Perarivalan
A Free Man Aman Sethi
On China Henry Kissinger
Those in Peril Wilbur Smith
Deadly Embrace Bruce Riedel
The Abduction John Grisham
Killing Hour Andrew Gross
Unbroken Laura Hillenbrand
The Service of the State Upamanyu Chatterjee
This is All I have to Say Swapan Seth
Prisoner No 100 Anjum Zamarud Habib
Sepia Leaves Amandeep Sandhu
And All is Said- Memoris of a Home Divided Zareer Masani
Interleaves Lata Mani
The Female Eunuch Germaine Greer
His Majesty’s Opponent – Subhas Chandra Bose Sugata Bose
India’s Struggle Against Empire Sugata Bose
State of Wonder Anna Patchett
Does He Know a Mother’s Heart? Arun Shourie
Oru malaprankadha Habeeb Arakkl
Virtuous Sin Shadan Ahmed
5000 Years of Indian Art Sushma K. Bahl
Upworldly Mobile Ranjini Manian
The Romance of Indian Coffee P.T. Bopanna
The World at His Feat Pullela Gopichand
Non-Stop India Mark Tully
The Taj at Apollo Bunder Charles Allen & Sharada Dwivedi
The Dancing Girl: A History of Early India Balaji sadaivan
His Monsoon Bride Aastha Atray
A History of Violence: from the End of the middle Ages to the Present Robert Muchembled Polity, USA
A love Song for India Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Back to Work: Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy Bill Clinton
Dead Reckoning – Memories of the 1971 Bangladesh War Sarmil Bose; Hachette Book Publishing India Pvt. Ltd. Gurgaon
Ghosts of Afghanistan: The Haunted Battleground Jonathan Steele
India’s Parliamentary Democracy on Trial Madhav Godbole, Rupa Publication New Delhi
Integrating Services in South Asia Trade, Investment and Mobility Rupa Chandra
Last Man in Tower Arvind Adiga
Maharaja Hari Singh: The Troubled Years Harbans Singh
My Kashmir: The Dying of the light Wajahat Habibullah Penguin India, New Delhi
Rising India – A Saga of Youth and Adventure M.S.Kohli
Silent Scream Kishin R. Wadhwaney
Small is beautiful E.F. Schumachar
Sociological Traditions, Methods and Perspectives in the Sociology of India T.N. Madan, Sage Publications India Ltd, New Delhi.
Steve Jobs Walter Isaacson
The beautiful and the damned: Life in New India Siddharth Deb
The Better Angles of our Nature: Why Violence has declined Steven Pinker, U.K
The Cat’s Table: A Novel Micheal Ondaatje
The Financial Inclusion –  Imperative and Sustainable Approaches Deepali Pant Joshi Cambridge University Press, New Delhi
The Higher Honour Condolizza Rice, former US Secretary of State
The Man who never Died: The Life, Times and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labour Icon William Adler, U.S.A
The Price of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue and Prosperity Jeffery D. Sachs.
The Valley of Marks Tarun Tejpal Fourth Estate
Thorns to Competition Arindam Chaudhury and Rajita Chaudhury

Famous books and authors of the year 2010

Book Author
Day Scholar Eric Gamalinda
Jimmy The Terrorist Omair Ahmed
The Descartes Highlands Siddharth Choudhury
Residue Nitasha Kaul
To Be Mortal Sanjula Sharma
Journey to the Holy Land-A Pilgrim’s Dairy Amir Ahmad Alawi
Home Marilynne Robinson
Going Rogue-An American Life Sarah Palin
The Load Conceicao B Praun
Slumboy –L’extraordinair destin D’um Enfant De Bombay (French) Azharuddin Ismail
Khuddur Yatra (the journey of khuddure) Abanindranath tagore
The grasshopper’s Run Siddhartha Sharma
Balancing Act Meera Godbole Krishnamurthy
I Accuse –The Anti Sikh Violence of 1984 Jarnail Singh
Talash-E-Ghalib Sujan Kaur
Love in a Headscarf Shelina Zahra Janmohammed
To The Last Bullet Vinita Kamte
The Canterbury Tales Geoffrey Chaucer
Hamlet William Shakespeare
Don Quixote Miguel de Cervantes
Paradise Lost John Milton
The Pilgrim’s Progress John Bunyan
Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe
Gulliver’s Travels Jonathan Swift
The Vicar of Wakefield Oliver Goldsmith
Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen
ivanhoe Sir wafter scott
Promessi Sposi, The Betrothed Alassandro Manzoni
The Count of Monte Cristo Alexander Dumas
Vanity Fair William Makpeace Thackeray
Three Men in a Boat Jerome K. Jerome
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Jules Verne
Adventures of Tom Sawyer Mark T wain
Anna Karenina Leo Tolstoy
The Brothers Karamazov Feodor Dostoevsky
Treasure Island R. L. Stevenson
Tess of the d’urbervilles Thomas Hardy
Time Machine Herbert George Wells
Kim Rudyard Kipling
Heart of Darkness Joseph Conrad
The Call of the Wild Jack London
Gitanjall Rabindranath Tagore
Sons and Lovers D. H. Lawrence
The Thirty-Nine Steps John Buchan
of Human Bondage Somerset Maugham
Siddhartha, Herman Hesse Hida Rosner
Mahatma Gandhi Romain Rolland
The Story of My Experiments with Truth Mahatma Gandhi
Tarka the Otter Henry Williamson
And Quiet Flows the Don Mikhail Sholokhov
A Farewell to Arms Ernest Miller Hemingway
The Good Earth Pearl S. Buck
Glimpses of World History Jawaharlal Nehru
Untouchable Mulk Raj Anand
Gone With The Wind Margaret Mitchell
The Hobbit J. R. R. Tolkien
Rebecca Daphne Du Maurier
The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck
The Power and the Glory Graham Greene
The Diary of A Young Girl Anne Frank
The Catcher in the Rye J. D. Salinger
The Bridge on the Drina lvo Andric
The President Miguel Angel Asturias
Nineteen Eighty Four George Orwell
Cry, the Beloved Country Alan Paton
A Town like Alice Nevil Shute
51 . Nectar in a Sieve Kamala Markandeya
The Tree of Man Patrick White
Train to Pakistan Khushwant Singh
Things Fall Apart Chinua Achebe
The Guide R. K. Narayan
Doctor Zhivago Boris Pasternak
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee
Born Free Joy Adamson
Catch-22 Joseph Heller
Silent Spring Rachel Carson
A Backward Place Ruth Prawar Jhabwala
The Jewel in the Crown Paul Scott
The Custer Wolf Roger Caras
One Hundred Years of Solitude Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Portrait of india Ved Mehta
Love Story Erich Segal
The Day of the Jackal Frederick Forsyth
Kanthapura Raja Rao
Jonathan Livingston Seagull Richard Bach
Humboldt’s Gift Saul Bellow
All Things Wise and Wonderful James Herriot
Roots Alex Haley
Fire on the Mountain Anita Desai
The Far Pavilions M. M. kaye
Sophie’s Choice William Styron
A Bend in the River V. S. Naipaul
Midnight’s Children Salman Rushdie
The Bone People Keri Hulme
The Final Passage Caryl Phillips
The City of Joy Dominique Lapierre, Larry Collins
Spy Catcher Peter Wright
English August (An Indian Story) Upamanyu Chatterjee
The Alchemist Paulo Coelho
The Long Silence Shashi Deshpande
Lajja Taslima Nasrin
A Suitable Boy Vikram Seth
Delhi is Not Far Ruskin Bond
The Heart of india Mark Tully
Anita and Me Meera Syal
The God of Small Things Arundhati Roy
Snakes and Ladders Gita Mehta
The Mistress of Spices Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Interpreter of Maladies Jhumpa Lahiri
Anil’s Ghost Michael Ondaatje
Riot Shashi Tharoor
Family Matters Rohinton Mistry
White Mughals William Dalrymple
Da Vinci Code Dan Brown
Hungry Tide Amitav Ghosh
Amu Shonali Bose

Famous books and authors of the year 2009

Book Author
Causes of the Indian Mutiny Sir. Syyed Ahmed Khan
Ghulam Giri Jyotiba Phule
To all fighters, why Socialism? J.P. Narayan
Pakhtoon Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
Problem of the East Lord Curzon
My Indian years Lord Harding  ll
Economics History  of Inida R.C. Dutt
Pather  Panchali Bibhuti Bhushan Benerji
The Spirit of Islam Syyed  Ameer Ali
Precepts of Jesus Ram Mohan Roy
A Gift of Monotheists Ram Mohan Roy
Satyarth Prakash Swami Dayanand
Anand Math Bankim C. Chatterji
Devi Chaudharni Bankim C. Chatterji
Sitaram Bankim C. Chatterji
The Indian Struggle S.C. Bose
Poverty  Un-British Rule in India Dadabhai Naoroji
The Spirit of Islam Syyed Ameer Ali
A Nation in the making S.N. Banerji
Unhappy India Lala Lajpat Rai
The Indian War of Independence V.D. Savarkar
Indian Divided Rajendra Prasad
The Discovery of India J.L. Nehru
Neel Darpan Dinbandhu Mitra.
Hind Swaraj M.K. Gandhi
What Congress and Ghandi have done to the untouchables B.R. Ambedkar
Panchatanra Pt. Vishnu Sharma
Mudra Rakshas Vishakhadatta
Prem Vatika Raskhan
Ashtadhyayi Panini
Mrichhakatikam Shudrak
Raghuvansham, Kumarsambhavam, Meghdootam, Abhugyanshakuntalam Kalidasa
Mitakshara Vigyaneshwar
Kama Sutra Mallanāga Vātsyāyana
Daybhag Jeemootwahan
Rajtarangini Kalhana
Natural History Plini
Arthashastra Kautilya
Avanti Sundari, Dashkumaracharitam Dandi
Bhagwat Gita, Mahabharata Ved Vyas
Buddha Charitam Ashwaghosh
Geet Govind Jayadev
Kadambari Bana Bhatt
Malti Madhav Bhavabhuti
Amar Singh Amar Singh
Niti-Shatak, Shringar Shatak, Vairagya Shatak Bhartihari
Shahnama Firdausi
Ain-i-Akbari, Akabarnama Abul Fazal
Sahityalahri, Sursagar Surdas
Bijak, Ramayani, Sabar Kabirdas
Humanyunama Gulbadan Beghum
Kitab-ul-Hind Al-Beruni
Padmavat Malik Mohammed Jayasi
Coolie, Confession of a lover, Two leaves and a bud Mulk Raj Anand
Hinduism, Autobiography of an Unknown Indian, A Passage to England, Culture in the Vanity Bag, Continent of Crime Nirad C. Chaudhury
Chitrangada, Gitanjali, Gora, Chandalika, Visarjana, Hungry Stones Rabindra Nath Tagore
The Judgment, Distant Neighbours; India, The Critical Years; In Jail, Indai after Nehru, Between the Lines Kuldip Nayyar
Jyotsana, Yugwani, Chidambara Sumitranandan Pant
Life Divine Essays on Gita Sri Aurobindo Ghosh
Divine Life Swami Shivanand
Death of a City , Kagaz te Canvas, Forty nine Days Amrita Pritam
Godan, Gaban, Karmabhumi, Rangbhumi Munsi PremChand
Indira Gandhi Returns, Indira Gandhi; Badhate Kadam, The Company of woman Khushwant Singh
Untold Story, Confronation with Pakistan B.M Kaul
Sakharam Binder Vijay Tendulkar
The Darkroom, Malgudi Days, Guide, My Days, Swami and Friends R.K. Narayanan
Indian Philosophy Dr.S.Radhakrishnan
Golden Threshold, Broken wings Sarojini Naidu
Anamika, Parimal, Gunjan, Jusi ki kali Suryaknt Tripathi Nirala
Jhootha Sach Yashpal
Kamayani, Aansoo, Skandagupa, Ajatshatru Jai Shankar Prasad
Agni Veena Kazi Nazrul Islam
Bharat Bharati Mainthilisharm Gupt
Kurukshera, Urvashi Ramdhari Singh Dinkar
Eternal India Mrs. Indira Ghandhi
Kitni Nawon Mein Kitenee Bar, Aangan Ke paar, Dwar, Shekhar: Ek Jivani, Nadi Ke Dweep S.H.Vatsyayan’Agyeya’
Yama, Niharika, Neeraja Mahadevi Verma
Amrit Aur Vish Amrit Lal Nagar
A Voice of Freedom Nayantara Sehgal
Area of Darkness, A House for Mr.Biswas A Million Multinies Now, A Bend in the River V.S. Naipal
Chandrakanta Santati Devkinandan Khatri
Devdas, Charitraheen, Shrikant, Parineeta Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay
Jhansi Ki Rani Vrindavanal  Verma
Sunita, Tyagpatra Jainendra Kumar
Chitralekha Bhagwati Charan Verma
Maila Aanchal, Mare Gaye Gulfam Phanishwar Nath ‘Renu’
Chand Ka Munh Tedha Hai Gajanan Madhav ‘Muktibodh’
Bharat Durdasha, Satya Harischandra Bhartendu Harischandra

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