Anuradha Roy has worked as a publisher and journalist and is now editor at Permanent Black, an independent press in New Delhi. She was the winner of the Picador-Outlook Non-fiction Prize in 2004, and her first novel AN ATLAS OF IMPOSSIBLE LONGING (2008) has been translated into thirteen languages.
Poetic and evocative. Roy's writing is a joy - Pearl Doherty, Financial TimesA vivid evocation of north India. Roy conjures up striking images with the lightest of touches - Sebastian Shakespeare, TatlerA story to lose yourself in. Anuradha Roy is a wonderful writer - Michelle Stanistreet, Daily Express