A Suitable Boy

  • Aleph to publish Vikram Seth's 'A Suitable Boy' sequel 18-12-2013 01:21 PM

    New Delhi: Aleph Book Company has acquired publishing rights of Vikram Seth's much-awaited 'A Suitable Girl', sequel to the 1993 bestseller 'A Suitable Boy'. The novel is set for release 2016. Aleph will also be publishing the 20th anniversary edition of "A Suitable Boy", set to release February 2014. The...
  • 5 literary works that should be adapted into Bollywood films 25-09-2013 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: From 'Guide' to 'Kai Po Che', there are several popular filmmakers in Bollywood who are increasingly banking upon literary works for both appreciation and monetary gains. For those who are still not convinced, should consider the box office success of films '3 Idiots', 'Lootera', 'Devdas' which validate how...
  • Vikram Seth asked to return advance money for sequel of 'A Suitable Boy': Reports 09-07-2013 09:01 PM

    New Delhi: Acclaimed Indian writer Vikram Seth has reportedly been asked to return his $1.7 million advance to his UK publisher Hamish Hamilton after he reportedly failed to deliver the sequel of his acclaimed novel "A Suitable Boy". The amount was reportedly paid to Seth when Hamilton commissioned the sequel...
  • 'A Suitable Girl' might become 'An Unsuitable Boy' 06-12-2011 07:23 PM

    New Delhi: Novelist Vikram Seth, who is writing a sequel to 'A Suitable Boy', may not name his new book 'A Suitable Girl' as everyone was led to believe. It could even be named 'An Unsuitable Boy'. "I wrote 'A Suitable Boy' many years ago and it was set in...
  • Author Vikram Seth chases 'A Suitable Girl' 25-01-2011 02:39 PM

    New Delhi: Novelist Vikram Seth is chasing a new story, 'A Suitable Girl', which is a sequel of his popular novel, 'A Suitable Boy'. " 'A Suitable Boy' was a very long book. I did not think it would get published. But as it did well, my publishers wanted me...