29 Oct '11, 11pm

Pictures: The 2011 Man Asian Literary Prize longlist

Pictures: The 2011 Man Asian Literary Prize longlist

Those on the longlist include heavyweights such as Japanese author Haruki Murakami for his latest and much-awaited book, 1Q84, and Indian author Amitav Ghosh's River Of Smoke, part of his three-volume epic on the Opium Wars. Indian writer and journalist Rahul Bhattacharya, who was here as a featured author in the festival, was also on the longlist for his book, The Sly Company Of People Who Care.

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