Jhumpa Lahiri is an Indian American author. Lahiri's debut short story collection, Interpreter of Maladies, won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and her first novel, The Namesake, was adapted into the popular film of the same name. (Wikipedia)
The 100 best novels: No 28 – New Grub Street by George Gissing (1891)
The novelist George Gissing (1857-1903). His best novels, in my opinion, are New Grub Street (1991), about the literary 'industry,' and The Odd Women (1893), which examines the position of women in society at that time.
A brand new promotional photo for BBC One’s upcoming War and Peace adaptation has been revealed. Adapted from Leo Tolstoy’s 1869 literary masterpiece by Mr Selfridge writer Andrew Davies, the six one-hour episodes will “bring the classic to life for a modern audience on a truly epic scale”. Directed by Tom Harper (Peaky Blinders), War...