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Man Booker International Prize 2009

June 29, 2009


Alice Munro, the winner of Man Booker International Prize 2009 was born on 10 July, 1931. She is the third author to win this award, which is given every two years. The previous winners have been Ismail Kadaré (2005) and Chinua Achebe (2007). The other contenders this time were:• Peter Carey• Evan S Connell• Mahasweta […]


June 24, 2009


Here’s a masterpiece written by a child. He lost his parents in the tsunami that struck South India and other island countries around on December 24, 2004 causing widespread destruction. “Sea I’ll never forgive you anymore, even if your waves touch my feet a million times”.