A pocket sized collection of the Winners of the Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020, titled after the winning entry by Kritika Pandey.
The Great Indian Tee and Snakes & Other Stories
The Commonwealth Short Story Prize, now in its ninth year, is one of the world’s most dynamic literary honours. Spanning fifty-four countries, it is awarded for the best short fiction from the Commonwealth regions of Africa, Asia, Canada and Europe, the Caribbean and the Pacific. This collection is titled after the overall 2020 winner by India s Kritika Pandey a sharp, unsparing tale of two young people whose paths cross briefly before they are separated by hatred and prejudice. The other winning stories by Innocent Chizaram Ilo (Nigeria), Reyah Martin (Scotland), Brian S. Heap (Jamaica) and Andrea E. Macleod (Australia) are haunting and poignant tales of different realities, both starkly familiar and at a slight, dreamlike remove.