S. L. Bhyrappa

About the Author

SANTESHIVARA LINGANNAIAH BHYRAPPA is an eminent Kannada novelist whose works span twenty-four novels, six critical works, and an autobiography. With an honorary doctorate from six universities, he is one of the highest-selling authors from recent times in Kannada literature. He received the Sahitya Akademi fellowship in 2015 and was awarded the Padma Shri in 2016.