Celebrating South Asian authors

Here at the British Council Library we champion literature from all around the world, but we couldn’t be prouder of these brilliant South Asian authors making waves. 

Watch the video to find out why these five writers are so special.

Find the books in our catalogues!

In Other Rooms, Other Wonders by Daniyal Mueenuddin

Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri

The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai

Train to Pakistan by Kushwant Singh

A Golden Age by Tahmima Anam