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Pankaj Mishra
Pankaj Mishra

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  • About this Author
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PANKAJ MISHRA was born in northwest India in 1969 and lives in London and Mashobra, India. He is the author of An End to Suffering and Temptations of the West, as well as a novel, The Romantics. He writes for The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Book Review, and The Guardian.

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Beer in the Snooker Club

Written by Waguih Ghali
Introduction by Pankaj Mishra


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $15.00

Set amidst the turbulence of 1950s Cairo, Beer in the Snooker Club is the story of Ram Bey, an over-educated, under-ambitious young Egyptian struggling to find out where he fits in. Ram’s favorite haunt is the fashionable Cairo Snooker Club, whose members strive to emulate English gentility; but his best friends... Read more >
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Beer in the Snooker Club

Written by Waguih Ghali
Introduction by Pankaj Mishra


Format: eBook, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $9.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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Kim

Written by Rudyard Kipling
Introduction by Pankaj Mishra


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: February 10, 2004
Price: $8.00

This edition features newly commissioned end-notes and a Reading Group Guide.

Filled with lyrical, exotic prose and nostalgia for Rudyard Kipling’s native India, Kim is widely acknowledged as the author’s greatest novel and a key element in his winning the 1907 Nobel Prize in Literature. It is the tale of an orphaned... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover, paperback and a trade paperback.

Kim

Written by Rudyard Kipling
Translated by Pankaj Mishra


Format: eBook
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: February 10, 2004
Price: $7.99

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Also available as a hardcover, paperback, trade paperback and a trade paperback.

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India in Mind

Edited by Pankaj Mishra


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 4, 2005
Price: $15.00

The first foray east in the "In Mind" series, India in Mind collects the varied appraisals of a country that has tantalized and largely eluded writers for much of its history. A vast and varied land, India has long been the repository of myth and legend. Only in the last hundred... Read more >

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The Romantics
A Novel
Written by Pankaj Mishra


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: February 20, 2001
Price: $16.00

Pankaj Mishra is one of the most promising talents of his generation, and this stunning, universally praised novel of self-discovery heralds a remarkable career.
The young Brahman Samar has come to the holy city of Benares to complete his education and take the civil service exam that will determine his future. But... Read more >
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