Also read below excerpts from a recent SheThePeople interview with Avni Doshi where she talks about her journey into writing and how her history background influences her stories.
Avni Doshi’s Burnt Sugar/Girl in White Cotton was awarded the Tibor Jones South Asia Prize in 2013. In 2019, the novel was also longlisted for the Tata First Book Prize.
Burnt Sugar/Girl in White Cotton, Avni Doshi’s first novel, tells the story of a mother-daughter duo. It has previously won the Tibor Jones South Asia Prize in 2013 and was also longlisted for the Tata First Book Prize in 2019.