“I was once a son, a husband, a father. And now I’m a storyteller.” Meet Maqil, also known as Mike, Mikhail and Miguel, a chancer and a charlatan, a damaged man in search of himself.
Roopa Farooki's official website.
Roopa’s first novel, Bitter Sweets, was nominated for the Orange Award for New Writers 2007, and followed by four further novels which have been longlisted for the 2010 Orange Prize and the 2011 Impac Dublin Literary Award, published internationally and translated into a dozen languages. Everything you want to know about the author and her work is here, with Extras including deleted chapters exclusively available on this site. Look in on Roopa’s Blog, for the latest news direct from the author, and ask her questions on her Facebook Fan site. And thanks for visiting.