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Sujatha Gidla's Ants Among Elephants bags Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize 2018

The literary award celebrates debut writers and this year’s panel of judges chose Sujatha Gidla’s Ants Among Elephants from a shortlist of six “because of its urgency, its revelations and its understated but seamless match of form with content".

Shakti Bhatt Foundation invites entries for its '2016 First Book Prize'

Only books that are published in India will be eligible for entry.


Midwinter Night’s Tale

At the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize presentation, winner Rohini Mohan spoke about the making of her book

The Falcon in Flight

Winner of Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize,Jamil Ahmad,recalls the time spent in Swat Valley in his literary debut,The Wandering Falcon.

Rewarding the Falcon

At 78,Jamil Ahmad is among the oldest writers to win a first book award.