Island of a Thousand Mirrors by Nayomi Munaweera

“There is a certain new ferocity in her eyes now. A certain new thing that was not there before. I recognize it as scar...

Tamil Tigress by Niromi De Soyza

A book of order from chaos “Either way, by the time I turned fifteen, nothing was ever the same again. Death, violence and terror had...

10 Must-Reads by Sri Lanka’s Young Authors

Writing is a powerful form of expression and art. Be it a book you inherited, borrowed from a friend or a precious find from...

Water in My Grave and Other Short Stories by Chandrika Gadiewasam...

Water in My Grave and Other Short Stories is a sinister collection of 24 short stories based on sorcery and urban legends from Sri...

City of the Lion by Carl Muller

In Children of the Lion, Carl Muller recreated the story of the conquest of Lanka by Sihabahu and Sihasivali’s eldest son, the disgraced and...

The Village in the Jungle by Leonard Woolf

A brilliantly executed dark tale of rural Ceylon. The Village in the Jungle by Leonard Woolf is a novel published in 1913, based on the...

The Giniralla Conspiracy by Nihal De Silva

An ominous editor's note sets the unsettling tone for the rest of Nihal De Silva's 'The Giniralla Conspiracy', the third and final completed work...

Funny Boy by Shyam Selvadurai

A coming-of-age masterpiece of remarkable story-telling published in 1994, Shyam Selvadurai’s debut novel ‘Funny Boy’ is a work ahead of its time. The novel...

Giraya by Punyakante Wijenaike

“I could feel the power of her will bending my will, breaking my strength like the giraya cutting the arecanut into pieces.” An intriguing tale...

What Lies Between Us by Nayomi Munaweera

A gripping tale of one woman’s slow descent into madness which causes her to commit one terrible act. What Lies Between Us is a...

Upon a Sleepless Isle by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Dense green forests in Yala, white-sand coasts in Trincomalee, azure waters off the South Coast, Anuradhapura's ancient temples, and cricket. Civil war, political assassinations,...

The Bucket List – Georgia Clark

Twenty-five year old Lacey Whitman is blindsided when she’s diagnosed with the BCRA1 gene mutation: the “breast cancer gene”. Her high hereditary risk forces...