Loss by Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi is a moving memoir of death and grief. The book takes the readers on a journey of overcoming sorrow and finding the path to healing. Published by HarperCollins India, the book will hit the shelves at the end of November 2020.
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What does it mean to lose someone? To answer this timeless question, bestselling author Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi draws on a string of devastating personal losses of his mother, of his father, and of a beloved pet to craft a moving memoir of death and grief.
With surgical detachment and subtle feeling, Shanghvi charts the landscape of bereavement as he takes the reader down the dark, winding path to healing. Clear-eyed and intimate, Loss is the first volume of non-fiction by one of India’s most beloved writer of life experience.
About the Author
Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi’s first novel, The Last Song of Dusk, won the Betty Trask Award, the Premio Grinzane Cavour, and was nominated for the IMPAC Prize. His second book, The Lost Flamingoes of Bombay, was shortlisted for the Man Asian Prize. His most recent book is The Rabbit & the Squirrel. A past contributor to TIME, the New York Times, Vogue, and other publications, he lives in north Goa.