Sawnet - Bookshelf -
is the author of several books for children and young people. She teaches English Literature at Delhi University and is the co-ordinator of a student group dedicated to creating youth awareness on issues relating to environmental damage and corporate crime.
- Across the Mystic Shore
Macmillan New Writing, UK. (2006)
- The arrival of a young boy in an upper-middle-class Bengali household triggers a gripping story of love, desire, and renunciation. Set in two different cities, New Delhi and Varanasi, Across The Mystic Shore explores the entwining lives of four women forced to confront their past decisions in order to understand their present delusions and insecurities.
- Review in the Hindu
- Review by Seamus Kearney on his blog.
- Suroopa responds to the comments about poor editing in another blog.
South Asian Women authors