Buzzfeed's 27 Most Exciting Books of 2016

 

Elle Magazine List of 11 Books to keep you Warm this Winter

 

BBC List of Ten Best Books of Feb

 

Bustle's (focus on millenial women) 18 of February's Best Books to Light Up Your Winter: "This riveting novel of place, identity, and desperation will blow you away."

 

Hello Giggles (by Zooey Deschanel) 9 new books by women we can't wait to read this February: "While the book follows the teen daughter and her assimilation, she learns that leaving a country does not necessarily mean that the country leaves you."

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Awards

Press

"A searing tale of the Sri Lankan civil war...Nayomi Munaweera breathes life into the beauty and terror of that era through her delicate, bittersweet prose. An unforgettable novel."

 

—Yangsze Choo, author of The Ghost Bride, international bestseller in SE Asia

    and Oprah.com's Book of the Week

THE NEW YORK TIMES: SUNDAY BOOK REVIEW

 

"Say You're One of the Them" - Nadifa Mohamed

 

WEEKEND ALL THINGS CONSIDERED: NPR

'A Thousand Mirrors' Shows Two Views Of One Long, Brutal War

 

HUFFINGTON POST

"50 Novels by Women Writers on Conflict, Displacement and Resilience" - Soniah Kamal

 

PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY

 

GOODREADS

 

BUZZBOOKS

 

SFGATE

 

LONGITUDE

 

SNEAK PEEK: SEPTEMBER 2014 INDIE NEXT LIST

 

THE SUNDAY LEADER

"Nayomi Nemesis of War" - Sadhana Senanayake

 

KIRKUS REVIEW

 

MOTHER JONES

"Sri Lankan Civil War Refracted in 'Island of a Thousand Mirrors'" - Sydney Brownstone

 

BOOKATERIA

 

HYPHEN MAGAZINE

"A Luminous Debut" - Nawaaz Ahmed

 

LOS ANGELES REVIEW

"Island of a Thousand Mirrors: Fiction by Nayomi Munaweera" - Dani Burlison

 

PSYCHOLOGY TODAY

"Healing Trauma through Art: New Novel Deals With Sri Lankan Civil War" - Ravi Chandra 

 

ELEUTHEROPHOBIA

"MAN Asian Review: Island of a Thousand Mirrors" - Mark Books

 

EAST BAY EXPRESS

"Oakland Author Nayomi Munaweera Had a Breakthrough Year" - Alison Peters

 

THE DAILY MIRROR

"Island of a Thousand Mirrors" - Heshani Jayawickrama

 

THE MALAY MAIL ON-LINE

"Indian Publishers Major On DSC Prize Shortlist"

 

LITERARY GRAND ROUNDS

"Island Of A Thousand Mirrors by Nayomi Munaweera" - Shweta