NoteThis post covers list of important, controversial and recently (2019) published popular books with their authors name. These books are most important as questions in current affairs section of Current Affairs section of Teaching, IBSP, SSC, AFCAT, CDS, NDA and Other Competitive Exams.
Name of the Book Author(s)Remarks
The Overstory Richard Powers Winner of Pulitzer Prize 2019 for fiction.
Solo Rana Dasgupta Awarded Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2019
Quichotte Salman Rushdie The book is long-listed for the 2019 Booker Prize.
The Testaments Margaret Atwood Joint winner of the 2019 Man Booker Prize
The Anarchy William Dalrymple
Raavan: Enemy of Aryavarta Amish Tripathi The book tells Raavan’s story from his childhood till the incident where he abducts Sita.
Rules for Visiting Jessica Francis Kane
The Priory of the Orange Tree Samantha Shannon
We are Displaced Malala Yousafzai Written by Nobel Peace Prize-winner Malala
Gun Island Amitav Ghosh
GIRL, WOMAN, OTHER Bernardine Evaristo Joint winner of the 2019 Man Booker Prize
The Third Pillar Raghuram Rajan Authored by economist and former Governor of the RBI Raghuram Rajan.
Mind Master Viswanathan Anand Viswanathan Anand autobiography
Game Changer Shahid Afridi Shahid Afridi autobiography
Timeless Laxman Usha Srinivas Laxman Based on the life and times of legendary cartoonist, the late R.K. Laxman.
Milkman Anna BurnsWon the 2018 Man Booker Prize for Fiction
The Paradoxical Prime Minister Shashi Tharoor This is a non-fiction book  about the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi. 
Obama: The Call of History Peter BakerIt is about the history of 44th President of USA
The Cousins Thackeray: Uddhav, Raj and the Shadow of their Senas Dhaval Kulkarni He is a Journalist, describes about Political biography of Thackeray Cousins.
Big Billion Startup: The Untold Flipkart StoryMihir DalalIt describes about the Characters in Flipkart story.
VivekadeepiniAdi Shankaracharya It is the summary of Prashnotthara, Ratnamalika written by swami Vivekananda and Adi Shankaracharya.
Lessons Life Taught Me UnknowinglyAnupam KherThis book is a autobiography of Bollywood Actor “Anupam Kher”.
Sridevi: Girl Woman Superstar Satyarth Nayak A book on the life of actor Sridevi.
Devil’s Advocate: The Untold Story Karan Thapar

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