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10 books about India

Pick up one of these featured titles on India in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on India. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

India: A History. Revised and Updated by John Keay

Category: India

This book was published 10 years ago by Grove Press and takes approximately 21.3 hours to read.

Shantaram: A Novel by Gregory David Roberts

Category: Crime

This book was published 16 years ago by St. Martin's Griffin and takes approximately 31.5 hours to read.

Patterns of India: A Journey Through Colors, Textiles, and the Vibrancy of Rajasthan (CLARKSON POTTER) by Christine Chitnis

Category: Equipment, Techniques & Reference

This book was published last year by Clarkson Potter and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

The Secrets Between Us: A Novel by Thrity Umrigar

Category: Family Saga

This book was published 3 years ago by Harper and takes approximately 12.3 hours to read.

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo

Category: India

This book was published 7 years ago by Random House Trade Paperbacks and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

Destinations of a Lifetime: 225 of the World's Most Amazing Places by National Geographic

Category: Travel

This book was published 6 years ago by National Geographic and takes approximately 10.7 hours to read.

Holy Cow: An Indian Adventure by Sarah Macdonald

Category: Memoirs

This book was published 17 years ago by Crown and takes approximately 9.7 hours to read.

The God of Small Things: A Novel by Arundhati Roy

Category: Coming of Age

This book was published 13 years ago by Random House Trade Paperbacks and takes approximately 11.1 hours to read.

Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson

Category: State & Local

This book was published last year by Random House and takes approximately 16.5 hours to read.

The Storyteller's Secret: A Novel by Sejal Badani

Category: Cultural Heritage

This book was published 3 years ago by Lake Union Publishing and takes approximately 13.3 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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