An creator, scholar and literary chronicler, Perumal Murugan is likely one of the greatest identified writers in Tamil literary scene. His works embody six novels, 4 assortment of quick tales, 4 anthologies of poems, and ten nonfiction books associated to language and literature. He’s the recipient of the celebrated Kirayama Prize and the Sahitya Akademi’s Translation Prize. Murugan started writing from an early age, and a few of his early lyrics for youngsters’s songs had been featured on programmes broadcasted by the All India Radio. His readership is just not restricted solely to the Tamil talking inhabitants, however throughout India as lots of his works have been translated to English. Listed here are among the greatest books by Murugan which have an English translation!