Book Cover
Meeting Lives
Paper Type: NS maplitho | Size: 229 x 152mm
Black and white

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Born in 1931, Santheshivara Lingannaiah Bhyarappa was the Professor of Philosophy at the Regional College of Education in Mysore, and an Education Officer at the N.C.E.R.T., Delhi. Bhyrappa has so far published 22 novels. Pan-Indian writers in true sense of the term, his novels have been translated into almost all Indian languages. He is the bestselling novelist in Kannada over the last 25 years, an extremely popular novelist in Marathi over the past decade and one of the top five best selling novelists in Hindi.


Tulsi Badrinath
Tulsi Badrinath
Author
Tulsi Badrinath has a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Stella Maris College, Madras and a Master's in Business Administration from Ohio University, Athens. After working four long, dreary years in a multinational bank, Tulsi quit her job to devote herself to dance and writing. Her poems, articles, reviews and short story have appeared in various newspapers and publications. She lives in Madras. From the age of eight, Tulsi learnt the classical dance-form Bharatanatyam from her gurus, the Dhananjayans, and performed widely, at events such as the Festival ofIndia, USSR, 1987, as part of their troupe. She has given many solo performances in India, and abroad. Meeting Lives, which was on the 2007 Man Asian Literary Prize longlist as The Living God, is her first novel. Her second novel, Melting Love, was on the 2008 Man Asian Literary Prize longlist as well.