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New novel on Kashmir listed for prize

Srinagar: A new book set in Kashmir,  The Giants Look Down, published by Robert Hale recently has been long listed for the Mslexia First Novel competition and shortlisted for the Joan Hessayon award.

Authored by Sonja Price, novel is about a young girl who battles against the odds to become a doctor in the 1960’s conflict-ridden Vale of Kashmir.

Paperback: 224 pages

Publisher: Robert Hale (September 1, 2016)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0719819954

ISBN-13: 978-0719819957

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