List of book and their authors names:

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Name of the BookAuthor's Name
A Backward PlaceRuth Prawer Jhabwala
A Bend in GangesManohat Malgonkar
A Bend in the RiverV. S. Naipaul
A Billon is EnoughAshok Gupta
A Bride for the Sahib and Other StoriesKhushwant Singh
A Brief History of TimeStephen Hawking
A Brush with LifeSatish Gujral
A Bunch of Old LettersJawaharlal Nehru
A Cabinet Secretary looks BackB. G. Deskmukh
A Captain's DiaryAlee Stewart
A China PassageJohn Kenneth Galbraith
A Conceptual Encyclopaedia of Guru Grant SahibS. S. Kohli
A Contribution to the Critique of Political EconomyKarl Marx
A Critique of Pure ReasonImmanuel Kant
A Dangerous PlaceDaniel Patrick Moynihan
A Doctor's Story of Life and DeathDr. Kakkana Subbarao and Arun K. Tiwari
A Doll's HouseHenrik Ibsen
A Dream in HawaiiBhabani Bhattacharya
A Farewell to ArmsErnest Hemingway
A Fine BalanceRohinton Mistry
A Foreign Policy for IndiaI. K. Gujral
A gifts of WingsShanthi Gopalan
A Handful of DustEvelyn Waugh
A Himalayan Love StoryNamita Gokhle
A House DividedPearl S. Buck
A House for Mr. BiswasV. S. Naipaul
A Judge's MiscellanyM. Hidayatullah
A Last Leap SouthVladimir Zhirinovsky
A Long WayP. V. Narasimha Rao
A Man for All SeasonsRobert Bolt
A MidSummer Night's DreamWilliam Shakespeare
A Million Mutinies NowV. S. Naipaul
A New WorldAmit Chaudhari
A Pair of Blue EyesThomas Hardy
A Passage to EnglandNirad C. Chaudhari
A Passage to IndiaE. M. Forster
A Peep into the PastVasant Navrekar
A Personal AdventureTheodore H. White
A Possible IndiaPartha Chatterjee
A Prisoner's ScrapbookL. K. Advani
A Revolutionary LifeLaxmi Sehgal
A Ridge Too FartCaptain Amarinder Singh
A River SutraGita Mehta
A Royal DutyPaul Barrel
A Search for HomeSasthi Brata
A Secular AgendaArun Shourie
A Sense of TimeS. H. Vatsyayan
A Simple PathLucinda Vardey
A Sin of ColourSunetra Gupta
A Spaniard in the WorksJohn Lennon
A Speaker's DiaryManohar Joshi
A Stream of Windows-Unsettling Reflections on Trade, Immigration and DemocracyJagdish Bhagwati
A Study of HistoryArnold Toynbee
A Sudden Change of HeartsBarbara Taylor
A Suitable BoyVikram Seth
A Tale of a TubJonathan Swift
A Tale of Two CitiesCharles Dickens
A Tale of Two GardensOctavio Paz
A Thousand SunsDominique Lappierre
A Thousand daysArthur M. Schlesinger
A Time of CoalitionsParanjoy Guha Thakurta and Shankar Raghuraman
A Train to PakistanKushwant Singh
A Tribute to People's Princess: DianaPeter Donelli
A Tryst With DestinyStanley Wolfer
A Tunnel of Time-An autobiographyR. K. Laxman
A View From DelhiChester Bowles
A Village by the seaAnita Desai
A Voice of FreedomNayantara Sehgal
A Week with GandhiLouis Fischer
A Woman's LifeGuy de Maupassant
Aasman Aur Bhi HaiMridula Haran
Abhigyana ShakuntalamKalidasa
Adam BedeGeorge Eliot
Adhe AdhureMohan Rakesh
Adventures of Huckleberry FinnMark Twain
Adventures of Robinson CrusoeDaniel Defoe
Adventures of Sherlock HomesSir Arthur Conan Doyle
Adversary in The HouseIrving Stone
Advice and ConsentAllen Drury
Afghanistan and Asian StabilityV. D. Chopra
After All These YearsSusan Issacs
After the Dark NightS. M. Ali
Against the GrainBoris Yeltsin
Age of ReasonJean Paul Sartre
Ageless Body; Timeless MindDeepak Chopra
Agni ParikshaAcharya Tulsi
Agni VeenaKazi Nazrul Islam
Ain-i-AkbariAbul Fazal
AirportArthur Hailey
AjatshatruJai Shankar Prasad
AkbarnamaAbul Fazal
Alexander The GreatJohn Gunther
Algebra if Infinite JusticeArundhati Roy
Alice in WonderlandLewis Carroll
All for LoveJohn Dryden
All Is Well That Ends WellWilliam Shakespeare
All Quite on the Western FrontErich Maria Remarque
All the King's MenRobert Penn Warren
All the President's MenCarl Bernstein and Bob Woodward
All the Prime Minister's MenJanardhan Thakur
All Things Bright and BeautifulJames Herroit
All Under HeavenPearl S. Buck
Along The RoadAldous Huxley
Ambassador's JournalJ. K. Galbraith
Ambassador's ReportChester Bowles
AmeliaHenry Fielding
Americal CapitalismJ. K. Galbraith
An Admiral's FallWilson John
An American's DilemmaGunnar Myrdal
An American in KhadiAsha Sharma
An American TragedyTheodore Dreiser
An Area of DarknessV. S. Naipaul
An AutobiographyJawaharlal Nehru
An Enquiry Concerning Human UnderstandingDavid Hume
An Equal MusicVikram Seth
An Eye to ChinaDavid Selbourne
An Idealist View of LifeDr. S. Radhakrishnan
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of NationsAdam Smith
An Unfinished DreamDr. Verghese Kurien
AnandmathBankim Chandra Chatterjee
And Quite Flows the DonMikkhail A. SholoKhov
And Through the Looking GlassLewis Carroll
Angry LettersWillem Doevenduin
Anguish of DeprivedLakshmidhar Mishra
Anna KareninaLeo Tolstoy
Another LifeDerek Walcott
Answer to HistoryMohammed Reza Pahlavi
Antic HayAldous Huxley
Antony and CleopatraWilliam Shakespeare
Ape and EssenceAldous Huxley
Apple CartGeorge Bernard Shaw
Arabian NightsSir Richard Burton
Arion and the DolphinVikram Seth
Arms and the ManGeorge Bernard Shaw
Around the world in Eighty DaysJules Verne
Arrival and DepartureArthur Koestler
Arrow in the BlueArthur Koestler
Arrow of GoldJoseph Conrad
As I seeKiran Bedi
As You Like ItWilliam Shakespeare
Ascent of the EverestSir John Hunt
Asia and Western DominanceK. M. Panikkar
Asian DramaGunnar Myrdal
Aspects of the NovelE. M. Forster
Assassination of a Prime MinisterS. Anandram
Assignment ColomboJ. N. Dixit
Athenian ConstitutionAristotle
Atoms of HopeMohan Sundara Rajan
August -- 1914Alexander Solzhenitsyn
Author's FarceHenry Fielding
Autumn LeavesO. Pulla Reddi