Where would we be without books? We can agree that books got us through the roller coaster of 2021. Our favourite books helped us escape from reality. And sometimes they helped us make sense of it.
Indian Literature is diverse and it has enriched the world of publishing with phenomenal books. And Women writers of India have stood out. Firstly, they have broken barriers in the male-dominated publishing industry. Secondly, many of them have won multiple awards for their efforts. Thirdly, from caste and patriarchy to exile and identity– these authors have left nothing unsaid.
There are so many brilliant women authors in India who are writing ground-breaking stories. And although, it was hard for us to pick only 11, but here we are. So we compiled a list of our Top 11 books by Top Indian Women authors that we read in 2021. Wondering what to read next? Furthermore, browse our list and do some winter book shopping!
So what is your favourite book by an Indian Woman Author that you read in 2021 and why? Additionally, tell us why and win an exciting Cash Prize! Enter Here. Have more than one book that you loved – submit them all.