Author: Geeta Dharmarajan
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8185586845
This collection of the best short fiction published during 1997-98 in fourteen Indian languages has been chosen by a panel of distinguished writers and scholars.
In eight years, the annual Katha Prize Stories has become something of a literary sensation. This year's collection continues the tradition. The worlds created by the Katha Award winners are molded with intelligence and artistry, and are representative of some of the most sensitive works produced in the bhashas.
Prize Catch .. The best of India translated. -- INDIA TODAY
An accessible celebration of the Indian experience in all its diversity. -- INDIAN EXPRESS
Each volume is a Collector's item .. -- THE WEEK
A literary achievement. -- THE SUNDAY MAIL