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Cover reveal/preorders open for The City Inside!

Popping up from the subterranean lair in which I’m working on the next book to say: Very lucky to have this tordotcom cover for The City Inside, art by the amazing Kuri Huang, quote by one of my favourite authors, Kate Elliott The book’s out in in North America on the 7th of June, 2022. … Continue reading

Tor.com acquires The City Inside

Some news I’ve been dying to share for months: utterly delighted, very grateful – a two-novel deal with my dream publishers, tor.com

Chosen Spirits shortlisted for the JCB Prize!

Read more here. This led to this chat with the amazing Deepanjana Pal

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

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May 2022