Chitra Banerjee’s subsequent e book is on a historic determine, and already has a film deal

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s subsequent e book, ‘The Final Queen’ is a historic fiction on Rani Jindan Kaur.

Jindan Kaur was the daughter of the royal kennel keeper and went on to be Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s final queen. Her son Dalip inherited the throne on the younger in the past of 6 and she or he turned the queen regent. She dominated effectively in his stead and resisted the British strongly.

In keeping with the writer, it’s “An beautiful love story of a king and a commoner, a cautionary story about loyalty and betrayal, and a strong parable of the indestructible bond between mom and baby, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s unforgettable novel brings alive probably the most fearless ladies of the nineteenth century, an inspiration for our occasions.”

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is a famend Indian American writer and poet. ‘Organized Marriage’, her first assortment of tales received an American E book Award, a PEN Josephine Miles Award, and a Bay Space E book Reviewers Award. Since then she has written a number of novels and a few have been bestsellers. She was additionally a TOI Write India writer within the second season of the competition.

On her upcoming e book she stated, “I’m delighted to be partnering with HarperCollins to carry the wonderful and largely-forgotten Maharani Jindan Kaur to readers. From the start, I used to be struck by her power and unfaltering braveness whilst she goes by the worst challenges of her life. Delightfully human together with her faults and foibles, the resolute Jindan has been an inspiring companion to me by these troubled occasions. I belief she is going to do the identical for all who choose up this e book. I’m moreover excited as a result of the e book has already been optioned by Endemol Shine for a film.”

This is not going to be her first written work to be tailored. Her e book The ‘Mistress of Spices’ was launched as a movie in 2005, starring Aishwarya Rai and Dylan McDermott. Her e book ‘Sister of my Coronary heart’ was made right into a Tamil tv collection by the identify of Anbulla Snegithiye (Loving Buddy). Different works have been tailored into performs and/or had their movie rights offered.

The e book is being revealed by HarperCollins India and will likely be launched on 22 January 2021.

Diya Kar from HarperCollins India stated, “We’re thrilled to be publishing Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni once more. Chitra’s matchless storytelling is a good reward to the world. What an ideal time to be given this unimaginable story of a outstanding girl, an actual icon for us at this time. I can’t look forward to The Final Queen to be learn—and beloved.”

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