THE HT BRUNCH LIST OF THE GREATEST INDIAN NOVELS

Hindustan Times Brunch asked eight literary experts to choose the finest Indian novels ever written in English (including translations of works in regional languages). Read about the books: http://bit.ly/1wgAtBY
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The Room on the Roof by Ruskin Bond
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The Mahabharata
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This Is Not That Dawn by Yashpal, Tr. by Anand
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Samskara by UR Ananthamurthy, Tr. by AK Ramanujan
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Weight Loss by Upamanyu Chatterjee
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Raag Darbari by Shrilal Shukla, Tr. by Gillian Wright
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The Guide by RK Narayan
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The Serpent and the Rope by Raja Rao
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Kanthapura by Raja Rao
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The Feuding Families of Village Gangauli by Rahi Masoom Raza
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River of Fire (Aag Ka Darya) by Qurratulain Hyder
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The Legends of Khasak by OV Vijayan
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Indulekha by O Chandu Menon, Tr. by Anitha Devasia
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Paro: Dreams of Passion by Namita Gokhale
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Playground by Munshi Premchand, Tr. by Manju Jain
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Godan by Munshi Premchand, Tr. by Gordon C Roadarmel
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Coolie by Mulk Raj Anand
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Umrao Jan Ada by Mirza Hadi 'Ruswa', Tr. by Khushwant Singh & MA Husai
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Difficult Daughters by Manju Kapur
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Ravan & Eddie by Kiran Nagarkar
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Cuckold by Kiran Nagarkar
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Delhi by Khushwant Singh
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Em and the Big Hoom by Jerry Pinto
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The Trotter-Nama: A Chronicle by Irwin Allan Sealy
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All About H. Hatterr by GV Desani
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Trying to Grow by Firdaus Kanga
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Anandamath by Bankim Chandra Chatterji, Tr. by Basanta Kumar Roy
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Kadambari by Banabhatta, Translated by Padmini Rajappa
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The Fig Tree by Aubrey Menen
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Fire on the Mountain by Anita Desai
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Baumgartner's Bombay by Anita Desai
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The Immortals by Amit Chaudhuri
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Twilight in Delhi by Ahmed Ali
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The Financial Expert
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The English Teacher
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A Fine Balance
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Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
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The Great Indian Novel by Shashi Tharoor
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English, August (Upamanyu Chatterjee)
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Sacred Games
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