Akhil Sharma wins Folio Prize

Novelist Akhil Sharma’s 2014 novel Family Life has won the Folio Prize 2015.

About the Prize:

  • The Folio Prize is a literary award sponsored by the London-based publisher The Folio Society.
  • It is given to an English-language book of fiction published in the UK by an author from any country.
  • It is the first major English-language book prize open to writers from all over the world.

Sources: The Hindu, Wiki.


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