Geetanjali Shree's 'Tomb of Sand' wins International Booker Prize 2022

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Tomb of Sand

‘Tomb of Sand’ is the first Hindi novel to win International Booker Prize 2022.

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Ret Samadhi

Geetanjali Shree's ‘Tomb of Sand’, originally ‘Ret Samadhi’ was translated by Daisy Rockwell. 

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Tomb of Sand

 The novel is based on boundary-crossing 80-year-old heroine.

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TOMB OF SAND

‘Tomb of Sand’ is the first book in any Indian language to win International Booker Prize

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TOMB OF SAND

The 50,000-pound ($63,000) prize money will be split between Geetanjali Shree and Daisy Rockwell.

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Geetanjali Shree

Geetanjali Shree is the author of three novels and several story collections, 

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Geetanjali Shree

 she has translated her works into English, French, German, Serbian, and Korean. 

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‘Tomb of Sand’

‘Tomb of Sand’ is originally published in Hindi in 2018 as ‘Ret Samadhi’ 

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‘Tomb of Sand’

and it is the he first books to be published in the UK in English by Tilted Axis Press in August 2021. 

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Tomb of Sand

This book is about a 80-year-old protagonist, Ma, who insists on travelling to Pakistan, simultaneously confronting the unresolved

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Tomb of Sand

trauma of her teenage experiences of Partition, and re-evaluating what it means to be a mother, a daughter, a woman, a feminist.

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