An intriguing novel set in India and New Zealand; the past and the present . . .
Rajorshi Chakraborti is an Indian-born novelist, essayist and short
story writer. He was born in 1977 in Calcutta, and grew up there
and in Mumbai. He has also lived and studied in Canada, England and
Scotland, and now lives with his family in Wellington, New
Rajorshi is the author of six novels and a collection of short fiction. Or the Day Seizes You was shortlisted for the Crossword Book Award in 2006, one of the best-known prizes for English-language writing in India. Mumbai Rollercoaster received an honourable mention in the Children's Writing category of the Crossword Book Awards, 2011.The Man Who Would Not See was longlisted in the fiction section of the 2019 Ockham Awards.
Shakti, Rajorshi's latest novel, a feminist superhero epic, is due out in February 2020.