Samit Basu

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Chosen Spirits longlisted for the JCB Prize!

Read more here. Announcement video:

World SF 3 Bundle out now

The World SF 3 Bundle, curated by Lavie Tidhar, featuring SF/fantasy writers from around the world (Including several amazing writers I’ve read and loved, and one nos. The Simoqin Prophecies)

The room where it happened: new on DoD!

Another new issue of Duck of Dystopia is out.

Chosen Spirits international edition

…ebook now available on multiple platforms – Apple, Kobo, B+N Nook, Scribd, A+R for readers outside India. and is back on the Kindle store worldwide as well: (US) (UK) or do search in your local store.

New Duck of Dystopia issue!

More Ducks Than Usual.

Chosen Spirits hardback now available

Chosen Spirits hardback now available on Amazon Ind! Smell-of-books people, it’s time.

Chosen Spirits – Responses

“It infuriates me, then, that a novel as passionate, as angry and a smart as Chosen Spirits has not been published outside of India. We need more books like this, books that speak to the experiences of people living in other parts of the world, books that rail, through the prism of science fiction, against populism, racism … Continue reading

Chosen Spirits ebook out worldwide

Very happy to announce that Chosen Spirits, the near-future anti-dystopian Delhi novel I’ve been rewriting frantically for the last four years, is now out on the Kindle store worldwide. If you’re in India, it’s here. Published by Simon and Schuster, special introductory price for this launch, so get it quick, unless you’d prefer to buy … Continue reading

Protected: DoD exclusive: Chosen Spirits / Chapter One

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Not another reading list

New Duck of Dystopia issue. A delay, some distractions and a duck.

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October 2020