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Neel Mukherjee

Neel Mukherjee was born in Calcutta. He is the author of A State of Freedom, A Life Apart, winner of the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Award for best fiction, among other honors, and The Lives of Others, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and won the Encore Prize. He lives in London.

Books by Neel Mukherjee

  1. Book CoverA Life Apart: A Novel


    "A brilliant first novel . . . shockingly good." —Rose Tremain, Daily TelegraphMore

  2. Book CoverThe Lives of Others


    Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, this “dazzling” (Entertainment Weekly) saga of epic scope is both a family and a political drama.More

  3. Book CoverA State of Freedom: A Novel


    What happens when one attempts to exchange the life one is given for something better? Can we transform the possibilities we are born into?More