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Tamil Pulp Fiction!

Some books are simply too cool. This is one of them:

The Blaft Anthology of Tamil Pulp Fiction. Selected & translated by Pritham K. Chakravarthy. Edited by Rakesh Khanna:

Mad Scientists!
Hard-Boiled Detectives!
Vengeful Goddesses!
Murderous Robots!
Scandalous Starlets!
Drug-Fueled Love Affairs!

17 Stories by 10 of India’s best-selling Tamil authors… translated into English for the first time!

Includes:

“Hurricane Vaij” by Subha
“Idhaya 2020” by Rajesh Kumar
“Matchstick Number One” by Rajesh Kumar
“The Rainbow” by Rajesh Kumar
“Silicon Hearts” by Rajesh Kumar
“The F.L.R.” by Rajesh Kumar
“Me” by Vidya Subramaniam
“Ripples” by Vidya Subramaniam
“The Rebirth of Jeeva” by Indra Soundar Rajan
“The Rich Woman” by Ramanichandran
“Dim Lights, Blazing Hearts” by Ramanichandran
“Sweetheart, Please Die!” by Pattukkottai Prabakar
“Tokyo Rose” by Tamilvanan
“My Name is Kamala” by Pushpa Thangadorai (excerpt)
“A Murder and a Few Mysteries” by Brajanand V.K.
“Revenge” by Brajanand V.K.
“Glory Be to the Love That Kills!” by Resakee

PLUS a selection of Tamil pulp cover art!

 

 

November 22, 2009 - Posted by | Uncategorized | , ,

1 Comment

  1. *gasp* WANT!

    Comment by Jha | November 23, 2009


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