Romesh Gunesekera

Romesh Gunesekera is the author of Monkfish Moon; Reef, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize; The Sandglass; The Match; Noontide Toll; and Suncatcher (all published by The New Press). Elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2004, he grew up in Sri Lanka and now lives in London.

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News and Reviews

In the Studio

Listen to this episode of the BBC podcast In the Studio to get a behind the scenes glimpse of Romesh Gunesekera‘s writing of Suncatcher.

Suncatcher Playlist

Listen to Romesh Gunesekeras soundtrack to Suncatcher with a playlist shared on the blog largehearted boy.

Book Excerpt

Read an excerpt from Romesh Gunesekera‘s coming-of-age novel Suncatcher, set in 1960s Sri Lanka.

Kirkus Reviews

Read a review of Suncatcher in Kirkus Reviews

Pages

Books by Romesh Gunesekera

The Match
A Novel

Romesh Gunesekera

Monkfish Moon
Short Stories

Romesh Gunesekera

Noontide Toll

Romesh Gunesekera

Reef

Romesh Gunesekera

The Sandglass

Romesh Gunesekera

Suncatcher
A Novel

Romesh Gunesekera