PRETI TANEJA

 

 

Powerful, engrossing... perfectly constructed, magnificently written.

- Jim Crace, Chair of judges, the Rathbones Folio Prize 2018

 

Misogyny, religious and caste predjuduce, plus the madness of money all make for a magnificent, dark and satirical drama.

- Samira Ahmed, judge, the Desmond Elliot Prize, 2018

 

We That Are Young pbk

Extraordinary, intoxicating...a brilliant new voice

- Waterstone's, the Desmond Elliott Prize

 

Pulsing with vitality... inspired

Kirkus reviews

Paints a picture of contemporary India we won't easily forget [...] An instant classic

- The Times of India 

Fearlessly carves a territory of its own  

- Publisher's Weekly

 

We That Are Young’s restaging of the core conundrums of Shakespeare’s King Lear in the light of global capitalism will haunt readers for many generations to come.             - Sandeep Parmar, LA Review of Books

                      A masterpiece.

Uncompromising, fierce and emotionally vast.

- Omar El Akkad