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List of Indian Authors and their Books from Ancient India

Sl. No.BooksAuthors
1NaishadhacharitraSri Harsha
2MrichhakatikaSudraka
3GitagovindaJayadev
4NavratnaVirsena
5MudrarakshasaVisakdatta
6RajtaranginiKalhana
7Kathasaritsagar Somdeva
8KamasutraVatsayana
9PrashnottarmalikaAmoghavarsha
10SwapanvasdattamBhasa
11Buddha charitaAsvaghosa
12NatyashastraBharata
13Abhigyan Shakuntala,
Vikramorvashi,
Raghuvansan,
Kalidasa
14AmarkosaAmarshmha
15Panchsidhantika
Brihat Samhita
Varharmihara
16Surya Sidhanta
Aryabhatta
Aryabhatta
17Panch tantraVishnu Sharma
18 NitisaraKamandaka
19Aihole PrasastiRavi Kriti
20IndicaMegasthanese
21ArthasastraKautilya
22Charaka SamhitaCharaka
23LilawatiBhaskara II
24Harshacharita,
Kadambari,
Nagananda,
Ratnavali,
Harsha vardhan
25GathasaptashatiHala
26NitisaraKamandaka
27AstadhyayiPanini
28MahabhasyaPatanjli

List Of Indian Authors And Their Books From Medieval India

Sl. No.BooksAuthors
1Tahquq-i-HindAlberuni
2Tabaqat-i-NasiriMinhaj-us-Siraj
3Tughlaq-NamaAmir Khusrau
4ChandayanMaulana Daud
5Himayun NamaGulbadan Begum
6Bhavartha DipikaGyaneshwara
7Safarnama or RihlaIbn Batuta
8Tuzuk-i-Jahangiri (Autobiography)Jehangir
9Tarikh-i-ShershahiAbbas Sarwani
10Fatuhat-i-FirozFiroz Shah Tughlaq
11KhamsabAmir Khusrau
12Khazain-ul-FutuhAmir Khusrau
13Kitab-fi-TahqiqAlberuni
14Nuh-SiphirAmir Khusrau
15Kitab-ul-RahaIbn Batuta
16Shah Nb amaFirdausi

List Of Indian Authors And Their Books From Modern India

BooksAuthors
Anand Math,
Devi Chaudharani
 Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
Bharat DurdashaBhartendu Harishchandra
Divine LifeShivanand
A Voice Of FreedomNayantara Sahgal
Satyarth DarpanDayanand Sarswati
History Of Congress Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya
Indian UnrestValentine Chirol
India For IndiansChittaranjan Das
Rust Guftgur,
Poverty And Un British Rule In India
Dada Bhai Naurauji
Amrit Bazar PatrikaShishir Kumar Ghosh
Free HindustanTarak Nath Das
The RevolutionaryShachindra Sanyal
Karmyogi,
Yugantar,
Savitri,
Life Divine,
Essays On Gita,
Bande Matram,
Arvind Ghosh
Tarane Hind,
Baange Dara,
 Muhammad Iqbal 
Commonweal,
New India,
 Annie Besant
Indian StruggleSubhash Chandra Bose
KaalParanjape 
Comred,
Hamdard,
Muhammad Ali
Samvad Kaumudi Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Som PrakashIshwarchadra Vidyasagar
IndependentMotilal Nehru
Geetanjali,
Home and The World,
Gora,
Hungry Stones,
Chandalika,
Visarjan,
 RavindraNath Tagore
Abhyuday,
Hindustan Leader,
Madan Mohan Malviya
NationGopal Krishna Gokhle
Indian Mirror,
Vaam Bodhini,
 Keshav Chandra Sen
Neel DarpanDinbandhu Mitra 
Kesri,
The Maratha,
Gita Rahasya,
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Discovery of India,
Glimpses of World History,
Meri Kahani,
Jawahar Lal Nehru
Al Hilal,
India Wins Freedom,
Gubare Khatir,
Maulana Abdul Kalam Aazad 
Unhappy IndiaLala Lajpat Rai
India DividedDr. Rajendra Prasad
Hints For Self CultureLala Hardayal 
Bangali,
A Nation In Making,
Surendra Nath Banarji
War Of Indian IndependenceVeer Savarkar
Young India,
Harijan,
Navjivan,
Hindu Swarajya,
My Experiments With Truth,
 M.K. Gandhi (Mahattma Gandhi)
Kesri,
The Maratha,
Gita Rahasya,
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Discovery of India,
Glimpses of World History,
Meri Kahani,
Jawahar Lal Nehru
Al Hilal,
India Wins Freedom,
Gubare Khatir,
Maulana Abdul Kalam Aazad 
Unhappy IndiaLala Lajpat Rai
India DividedDr. Rajendra Prasad
Hints For Self CultureLala Hardayal 
Bangali,
A Nation In Making
Surendra Nath Banarji

List Of Indian Authors And Their Books From Miscellaneous

BooksAuthors
UlyssesJames Joyce
UtopiaSir Thomas Moor
War and peaceLeo Tolstoy
Waste LandT.S.Eliot
Three MusketeersAlexander Dumas
Time MachineH.G. Wells
Treasure IslandR.L.Stevenson
The Other Side of MidnightSindye Sheldon
The Post OfficeR.N.Tagore
The TempestShakespeare
The Vicar of WakefieldOliver Goldsmith
A passage to IndiaE.M.Forster
A Suitable BoyVikram Seth
A Tale of Two CitiesCharles Dickens
A Week with GandhiLouis Fisher
A Woman’s LifeGuy de Maupassaut
Adventures of Sherlock HolmesArthur Conan Doyle
Adventures of Tom SaweyerMark Twain
Agni VeenaKazi Nasrul Islam
Alice in WonderlandLewis Carrol
Anna KareninaTolstoy
Antony and CleopatraShakespeare
Arabian NightsSir Richard Burton
The ClassErich Byron
The ClownHeinrich Boll
The GodfatherMario Puzo
The Great GatsbyF. Scott Fitzgerald
The Merchant of veniceWilliam shakespeare
The Other Side of MidnightSindye Sheldon
The Post OfficeR.N.Tagore
The TempestShakespeare
Arms and the ManG.B.Shaw
Around the World in eighty daysJules Verne
ArthashastraKautilya
Avigyan SakuntalamKalidas
Ben HurLewis Wallace
China PassageJohn Kenneth Galbraith
Paradise lostJohn Milton
Pickwick PapersCharles Dickens
Pride and PrejudiceJane Austen
PrincipiaIssac Newton
Robinson CrusoeDaniel Defoe
Shape of Things to ComeH.G.Wells
The Adventures of Huckleberry FinnMark Twain
The City of JoyDominique Lapierre
Comedy of ErrorsWilliam Shakespeare
Communist ManifestoKarl Marx
ConfessionsJean Jacques Rousseau
Count of Monte CristoAlexander Dumas
Crime and PunishmentDostoevsky
Das KapitalKarl Marx
OdysseyHomer
Old Man and the SeaEarnest Hemingway
Oliver TwistCharles Dickens
One Day in the Life of Ivan DenisovitchAlexander Solzhenitsyn
Origin of speciesCharles Darwin
OthelloShakespeare
PanchatantraVishnu Sharma
David CopperfieldCharles Dickens
Discovery of IndiaJawaharlal Nehru
Divine ComedyDante
Don QuixoteMiguel de Cervantes
Dr.Jekyll and Mr.HydeStevenson
For whom the Bell TollsErnest Hemingway
Freedom at MidnightDominique Lapierre
French RevolutionThomas Carlyle
Gathering StormWinston Churchill
GeetanjaliRabindra Nath Tagore
Glimpses of World HistoryJawaharlal Nehru
Grammar of PoliticsHarold T.Laski
Gulliver’s TravelsJonathan Swift
HamletShakespeare
Hunchback of Notre DameVictor Hugo
IlliadHomer
Invisible ManH.G.Wells
In Search of Lost TimeMarcel Proust
Jungle BookRudyard Kipling
KadambariBana Bhatt
King LearShakespeare
Les MiserableVictor Hugo
LolitaVladimir Nabokov
Man and SupermanG.B.Shaw
Madame BovaryGustave Flaubert
Mein KampfAdolf Hitler
MotherMaxim Gorky
My experiments with TruthMahatma M.K.Gandhi

List Of Indian Authors And Their Books 2021

BooksAuthors
The Little Book of EncouragementDalai Lama
‘Manohar Parrikar- Off the Record’Waman Subha Prabhu.
‘The Commonwealth of Cricket’Ramchandra Guha’s
“Making of a General-A Himalayan Echo”Lt General Konsam Himalaya Singh
“The Population Myth: Islam, Family Planning and Politics in India”.S Y Quraishi
”Right Under our Nose”R Giridharan
‘India’s 71-Year Test: The Journey to Triumph in AustraliaR. Kaushik,
Vahana MasterclassAlfredo Covelli,
“Indian Innings: The Journey of Indian Cricket from 1947Ayaz Memon
India-Pakistan War 1971MM Naravane
Conversations’Brijinder Nath Goswamy
Cooking to Save your LifeAbhijit Banerjeepens
Resolved: Uniting Nations in a Divided World”Autobiography of Ban Ki-moon
India Vs UK: The Story of an Unprecedented Diplomatic Win-Syed Akbaruddin
Lal Salaam”Union Minister Smriti Irani
The Disruptor: How Vishwanath Pratap Singh Shook IndiaDebashish Mukerji
Unshackling India: Hard Truths and Clear Choices for Economic Revival”Ajay Chhibber and Salman Anees
FORCE IN STATECRAFT Dr Ajay Kumar
Sunrise over Ayodhya”Salman Khurshid
Nehru: The Debates that Defined India” Tripurdaman Singh and Adeel Hussain
Stargazing: The Players in My Life’Ravi Shastri’s
Savarkar: A contested Legacy (1924-1966)Vikram Sampath
India and Asian Geopolitics: The Past, Present’Shivshankar Menon.
Nehru, Tibet and China”Avtar Singh Bhasin.
Sikkim: A History of Intrigue and AlliancePreet Mohan Singh Malik
“Life in the Clock Tower Valley”Shakoor Rather
‘Elephant In The Womb’Kalki Koechlin
 The BenchMeghan Markle
“Whereabouts”.Jhumpa Lahiri
The Living Mountain”Amitav Ghosh
“Climate Change Explained – for one and all”,Aakash Ranison
‘The Christmas PigJK Rowling
‘Believe – What Life and Cricket Taught Me’Co-authored by Raina and sports author Bharat Sundaresan,
Manohar Parrikar: Brilliant Mind, Simple Life’Nitin Gokhale
SuparipalanaDr Shailendra Joshi
Names of the Women”Jeet Thayil
My Experiments with Silence’Samir Soni
Dawn Under The Dome.Swati Pandey in collaboration with Orchida Mukherjee.
Dynasty to Democracy: The Untold Story of Smriti Irani’s Triumph”, Anant Vijay’s
The Frontier Gandhi: My Life and Struggle”Pashto and published in 1983.
Advantage India: The Story of Indian Tennis”,Anindya Dutta
“Stories I Must Tell An Actor’s Emotional Journey,”Kabir Bedi
“Maveric Messiah”Ramesh Kandula
‘ASOCA: A Sutra’Irwin Allan Sealy’s
The Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad Good News”.Meghna Pant
Starstruck: Confessions of a TV executive’.Peter Mukerjea
Unfinished: A Memoir”, Priyanka Chopra Jonas
By Many a Happy Accident: Recollections of a Life’M Hamid Ansari
Platform Scale: For a Post-Pandemic WorldSangeet Paul Choudhary
Beautiful Things’Hunter Biden
The Sage with Two HornsSudha Murty
Kamala Harris: Phenomenal Woman”Chidanand Rajghatta
Writing for My Life”Ruskin Bond
The Origin Story of India’s StatesVenkataraghavan Subha Srinivasan
The Stars in My Sky: Those Who Brightened My Film Journey”Divya Dutta
Sir Syed Ahmad Khan: Reason, Religion And Nation”Shafey Kidwai
Economist Gandhi: The Roots and the Relevance of the Political Economy of the MahatmaJaithirth Rao, popularly known as Jerry Rao
Chronicles from the Land of the Happiest People on EarthWole Soyinka
The Battle of Rezang La”Kulpreet Yadav
The Fractured Himalaya: How the Past Shadows the Present in India-China RelationsNirupama Rao
The Long Game: How the Chinese Negotiate with India Vijay Gokhale
Jungle Nama”Amitav Ghosh’s
400 DaysChetan Bhagat
The Three Khans: And the Emergence of New India”Kaveree Bamzai
Translating Myself and Others’Jhumpa Lahiri
Shining Sikh Youth of India’Dr. Prabhleen Singh
Human Rights and Terrorism in India’BJP MP Subramanian Swamy.
Bullets Over Bombay: Satya and the Hindi Film GangsterUday Bhatia
Gita Govinda: Jaydeva’s Divine Odyssey”Dr. Utpal K. Banerjee.
A Rude Life: The MemoirVir Sanghvi
Back to the Roots’Luke Coutinho
Know Your Rights and Claim Them: A Guide for Youth”Angelina Jolie & Geraldine Van Bueren QC.
Accelerating India: 7 Years of Modi GovernmentK J Alphons
‘Battlefield’Vishram Bedekar
Mission Domination: An Unfinished Quest”Boria Majumdar & Kushan Sarkar
Address Book: A Publishing Memoir in the time of COVID’ Ritu Menon
“OPERATION KHUKRI”Major General Rajpal Punia & Ms Damini Punia
The Dream of Revolution: A Biography of Jayaprakash Narayan”Bimal Prasad and author Sujata Prasad
The EarthspinnerAnuradha Roy
How the Earth Got Its BeautySudha Murty
The Year That Wasn’t – The Diary of a 14-Year-OldBrisha Jain
Balakot airstrikes 2019Manan Bhatt
Leopard Diaries – the Rosette in India’Sanjay Gubbi
My Own MazagonRamesh Babu
‘In An Ideal World’ in 2022Kunal Basu
‘An Ordinary Life: Portrait of an Indian Generation’Ashok Lavasa
Bank With A Soul: Equitas’Dr. C K Garyali
The India StoryBimal Jalan
The Struggle Within A Memoir of the EmergencyAshok Chakravarti
The Ramayana Of Shri Guru Gobind Singh JiLate Baljit Kaur Tulsi
The Light of Asia: The Poem That Defined The BuddhaJairam Ramesh
Lady Doctors’Kavitha Rao’s
Nathuram Godse: The True Story of Gandhi’s Assassin”Dhaval Kulkarni
Policymaker’s Journal: From New Delhi to Washington D.C”Kaushik Basu
Fiercely Female: Story of Dutee Chand”Sundeep Misra
It’s a Wonderful Life”Ruskin Bond
Will’Smith has co-written the book with self-help author Mark Manson
The Nutmeg’s Curse: Parables for a Planet in Crisis’ Amitav Ghosh
Home in the World: A Memoir”Amartya Sen
Languages of TruthSalman Rushdie

List Of Indian Authors And Their Books 2022

BooksAuthors
In An Ideal WorldKunal Basu
SinWajida Tabassum
To Hell and BackBarkha Dutt
In the Language of RememberingAanchal Malhotra
The Living MountainAmitav Ghosh
Hymns in BloodNanak Singh
City of IncidentAnnie Zaidi
‘The India Story’Bimal Jalal
‘Listen to Your Heart: The London Adventure’Ruskin Bond
‘Business of Sports: The Winning Formula for Success’Vinit Karnik
‘A Place Called Home’Preeti Shenoy
‘Modi @20: Dreams Meeting Delivery’VP Venkaiah Naidu
‘The Struggle for Police Reforms in India’Ex-IPS Prakash Singh
‘INDO-PAK WAR 1971- Reminiscences of Air Warriors’Rajnath Singh
‘Leaders, Politicians, Citizens’Rasheed Kidwai 
‘Birsa Munda – Janjatiya Nayak’Prof. Alok Chakrawal
Lal SalamSmriti Irani
Pride, Prejudice and PunditryShashi Tharoor
“Crunch Time: Narendra Modi’s National Security Crises”Dr Sreeram Chauliahas
“Queen of Fire”Devika Rangachari
“Birsa Munda – Janjatiya Nayak”Dharmendra Pradhan
“Decoding Indian Babudom”Ashwini Shrivastava
‘The Maverick Effect’Harish Mehta
“Tiger of Drass: Capt. Anuj Nayyar, 23, Kargil Hero”Meena Nayyar & Himmat Singh Shekhawat
‘Hear Yourself’Indian Author Prem Rawat
‘Not Just A Nightwatchman: My Innings with BCCI’Former CAG Vinod Rai
“The Boy Who Wrote a Constitution ”Rajesh Talwar
“The Magic of Mangalajodi” & “My Research Works on Sikh History and Philosophy”Avinash Khemka & Abinash Mahapatra
‘Chinese Spies: From Chairman Mao to Xi Jinping’Roger Faligot
‘Amit Shah Ani Bhajapachi Vatchal’Dr Anirban Ganguly and Shiwanand Dwivedi
‘The Millennial Yogi: A modern-day parable about reclaiming one’s life’Former Indian Army Captain, Deepam Chatterjee
‘Udaan Ek Majdoor Bachhe Ki’Mithilesh Tiwari
Ungalil Oruvan (One Among You)Chief minister MK Stalin’s
‘The Queen of Indian Pop: The Authorised Biography of Usha Uthup’Vikas Kumar Jha
‘The Blue Book: A Writer’s JournalAmitava Kumar
‘Role of Labour in India’s Development’Labour Minister Bhupendra Yadav
‘Soli Sorabjee: Life and Times’Abhinav Chandrachud
‘The Queen of Indian Pop’Usha Uthup
‘On Board: My Years in BCCI’Ratnakar Shetty’s
‘Tomb of Sand’Geetanjali Shree’s
‘Monsoon’Sahitya Akademi
‘More than Just Surgery: Life Lessons Beyond the OT’Dr Tehemton Erach Udwadia
‘Wrist Assured: An Autobiography’Former Cricketer G.R. Viswanath
‘Unfilled Barrels India’s oil story’Richa Mishra
‘The Little Book of Joy’Dalai Lama & Desmond Tutu
‘Spoorthi Pradatha Sri Somayya’K Syam Prasad
‘Fearless Governance’Dr. Kiran Bedi
‘Operation Khatma’ RC Ganjoo and Ashwini Bhatnagar
‘India, That is Bharat: Coloniality, Civilisation, Constitution’J Sai Deepak
‘Golden Boy Neeraj Chopra’Navdeep Singh Gill
‘Atal Bihari Vajpayee’Sagarika Ghose
‘India–Africa Relations: Changing Horizons’Rajiv Bhatia
‘How to Prevent the Next Pandemic’Bill Gates
‘Humane: How the United States Abandoned Peace and Reinvented War’Samuel Moyn
‘Dignity in a Digital Age: Making Tech Work for All of Us’Ro Khanna
‘A History of Sriniketan: Rabindranath Tagore’s Pioneering Work in Rural Construction’Uma Das Gupta
‘A Nation To Protect’Priyam Gandhi Mody
‘The Founders: The Story of Paypal and the Entrepreneurs Who Shaped Silicon Valley’Jimmy Soni
‘The Great Tech Game: Shaping Geopolitics and the Destinies of Nations’Anirudh Suri
‘Gandhi’s Assassin: The Making of Nathuram Godse and His Idea of India.Dhirendra K. Jha
‘Mamata: Beyond 2021’Jayanta Ghosal
‘Ratan N. Tata: The Authorized Biography’Dr. Thomas Matthew
‘Indomitable: A Working Woman’s Notes on Life, Work, and Leadership’Arundhati Bhattacharya
‘Bose: The untold story of an inconvenient nationalist’Chandrachur Ghose
‘The Legend of Birsa Munda’Tuhin A Sinha and Ankita Verma
‘India’s Women Unsung Heroes’Meenakshi Lekhi
‘A Little Book of India: Celebrating 75 years of Independence’Ruskin Bond
‘The $10 Trillion Dream’Subhash Chandra Garg

List Of Indian Authors And Their Books 2023

‘Come! Let’s Run’Krishnamachari Srikkanth
A Life in MoviesIrrfan Khan
RevolutionariesSanjeev Sanyal
“Braving A Viral Storm: India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Story”Mansukh Mandaviya
JadunamaArvind Mandloi
‘Njaan Sakshi’ (me as the witness)Mahendra Singh Dhoni
“Roller Coaster: An Affair With Banking”Tamal Bandyopadhyay
‘Chief Minister’s Diary No.1’Ranjan Gogoi
‘Ambedkar: A Life’Shashi Tharoor’s
“Breaking Barriers”Kaki Madhava Rao
‘Human Anatomy’Dr AK Dwivedi’s

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