The Blaft Anthology of Tamil Pulp Fiction, Volume 1
Selected and translated by Pritham K. Chakravarthy
Edited by Rakesh Khanna
400 pages paperback, also available as an eBook
Mad scientists! Desperate housewives! Murderous robots! Scandalous starlets! Sordid, drug-fueled love affairs! This anthology features seventeen stories by ten best-selling authors of Tamil crime, romance, science fiction, and detective stories, none of them ever before translated into English, along with reproductions of wacky cover art and question-and-answer sessions with some of the authors. Grab a masala vadai (or another snack) sit back and enjoy!
"Possibly the most significant contribution to Indian writing this year"-- Vijay Nambisan, Deccan Herald
"There are two reasons to buy this book. One, it's a wonderful read and two, it's the best-produced paperback in the history of Indian Publishing"-- Mukul Kesavan, Outlook Magazine
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