India is a country known for its rich heritage and innumerous talented personalities. Indian writers have got fame worldwide and Indian women have really proved themselves in the field of literature. Let’s get familiar with top 10 most famous Indian women writers.
#10 Kiran Desai
She has got writing in his blood as her mother is a very famous English writer named Anita Desai. Kiran resides in United States of America. She is only the second women writer to receive man booker prize in the year 2006 for the Novel “The Inheritance Of Loss”.
#9 Arundhati Roy
She is the very first citizen of Indaia to win the Booker prize for her novel “The God Of Small Things”. The Novel proved to be the one of the best sellers ever. People’s magazine nominated her as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world.
#8 Sudha Murthy
Sudha Murthy is the wife of famous personality Mr. Narayan Murthy. She has written the very popular book,” wise or otherwise” and the book has covered really inspiring stories. The books written by Sudha Murthy mainly focus on ethical values and the importance of values in life.
#7 Anita Desai
Anita Desai is an English language fictional writer. Her books are getting attention of Indian readers for almost four decades. She has received Sahitya Academy Award in the year 1978 for her Novel” Fire on the Mountain”. She has also worked as a professor at various institutes and colleges in the US. MIT is one of them.
#6 Shobha de
She is popularly known as an Indian journalist and novelist. Born on 7th January 1948 got her education in Mumbai, India. Recently released her 16th book named as “sweet sixteenth”. Shobha de is a very talented writer indeed.