Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Aravind Adiga wins Man Booker Prize 2008

Aravind Adiga on Wednesday won the 50,000 pounds ($87,000) Man Booker Prize 2008 for his novel, The White Tiger.

Till date two debut novelists won this prize.
1) D B C Pierre in 2003 (Vernon God Little)
2) India's Arundhati Roy in 1997 (The God of Small Things)

Till date 4 Indian born-author to won this prize along with Adiga.
Salman Rushdie - 1981
Arundhati Roy - 1997
Kiran Desai - 2006

Heartiest congratulations to you!!!
We are proud of you!!!

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