A Suitable Boy

  • Aleph to publish Vikram Seth's 'A Suitable Boy' sequel December 18, 2013

    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 announcement came...
  • 5 literary works that should be adapted into Bollywood films September 25, 2013

    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 July 9, 2013

    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' December 6, 2011

    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 India...
  • Author Vikram Seth chases 'A Suitable Girl' January 25, 2011

    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 to...
  • Vikram Seth on A Suitable Girl, homosexuality July 4, 2009

    Best-selling author Vikram Seth is making headlines with a reported Rs 14 crore deal to write the sequel to A Suitable Boy, as well as a book of poems and one on essays. He has been very open about coming out to his family and he was elated to hear...
  • Vikram Seth strikes 1.7 mn pound publishing deal July 3, 2009

    New Delhi: Writer Vikram Seth, who is working on a sequel to his blockbuster novel A Suitable Boy, has finalised a deal worth around 1.7 million pounds to move his entire back list to Penguin UK, sources close to the deal said. This will be the biggest such deal struck by...
  • Vikram Seth to pen sequel to A Suitable Boy July 3, 2009

    New Delhi: In a move which will cheer hundreds of thousands of his fans, Vikram Seth, among the most widely admired writers in the world today, has announced that he is writing the long-awaited sequel to his much-loved million-copy bestseller A Suitable Boy. A Suitable Girl will be published by Penguin...