About the BookThe essays in this anthology focus on many aspects of Indian Fiction in English. It seeks to probe, discuss and analyse the issues arising out of the novels and offers deep insight to the readers. Important novelists covered in the Volume are : R.K. Narayan, Mulk Raj Anand, Anita Desai, Geeta Mehta, Salman Rushdie, Kavery Nambisan, Nayantara Sahgal, Arun Joshi, Shobha De and Arundhati Roy.About the Author/sR.A. Singh is a Professor on the faculty of English, Veer Kunwar Singh University, Ara (Bihar). He heads the Department of English at S.P. Jain College, Sasaram. He has written on a wide range of subjects. His full length works includes studies of R.K. Narayan, Nayantara Sahgal, Salman Rushdie, Khushwant Singh, V.S. Naipaul, Anita Desai, Arun Joshi, Manohar Malgonkar, Kamla Markandaya, R.P. Jhabwala and Keki N. Daruwalla. Besides this, he has a number of research papers to his credit. Dr. Singh edits a bi-annual literary journal EXPLORER.
V.L.V.N. Narendra Kumar teaches English at Government Polytechnic for Women, Ethamukkala (Andhra Pradesh). His works includes Fits and Misfits : A Study of Anita Desai’s Protagonists, New Perspectives on Indian Writing (ed.). He has presented papers at Seminars and Conferences. He obtained his doctoral degree on Parsee Novelists in English. He regularly contributes to literary journals.