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Ken Doyle

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Ken Doyle was born in Bombay, India, into a family with Portuguese and Anglo-Indian roots. He moved to the USA for graduate studies and currently lives in Madison, Wisconsin with his family. One of his early short stories, written at the age of sixteen, was selected for inclusion in an anthology of Indian science fiction.

Currently, his writing spans several genres, including literary fiction and science fiction for young adults.

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Book signing: Gateway of India (September 24, 2016)

For anyone in the southern Delaware area, come spend an afternoon at the beach, and get a signed copy of Gateway of India:

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“Bicycles, bullock carts, and buses that belched thick, black smoke moved in anarchic streams with the auto rickshaws and cars along the streets. Many of the shops—normally selling everything from groceries to stainless steel cookware to shoes—stood silent behind shutters and honeycomb grilles.”
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“He looked at me with a smile that I still remember and ran a finger along his impeccably trimmed mustache. “Cricket is about a lot more than playing by the rules, Mistry. It’s a gentleman’s game. Don’t you ever forget that.”
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Making Connections: This topic has been closed to new comments. 891. BOMBAY BHEL by Ken Doyle 13 94 Nov 19, 2013 07:02PM  
Making Connections: 1857. BOMBAY BHEL by Ken Doyle 8 30 Jan 09, 2014 06:31AM  
Making Connections: 2068. - SATURDAY DATE by Ken Doyle 2 23 Mar 14, 2014 09:14AM  
All About Books: dely's personal challenges 2014 17 68 Dec 14, 2014 01:06PM  
Making Connections: 3543. GATEWAY OF INDIA (Part One) by Ken Doyle 1 10 Dec 28, 2014 01:52PM  
All About Books: dely's books 2014 198 126 Dec 31, 2014 01:07PM  
Indian Readers: dely, old and wise through 2014 183 236 Jan 04, 2015 02:21AM  
Making Connections: 3849. GATEWAY OF INDIA (Book Two) by Ken Doyle 8 27 Dec 11, 2015 03:15PM  
Making Connections: 4118. - GATEWAY OF INDIA (Omnibus Edition) by Ken Doyle 5 7 Dec 11, 2015 03:38PM  
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“...he stayed on the balcony for a while, the throbbing energy of the chawls filling his veins as he watched traffic ebb and flow. Shutters veiled the shops on the ground floor across the lane, and only a few lights flickered here and there, probably other mill workers like his father.

(from Aam Papad)”
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“She removed the shining black disk from its sleeve, holding it by the edges. After she placed it on the turntable and set the arm into motion, she adjusted the volume on the amplifier, flooding the room with sound. She closed her eyes and began to sway to the music. She could almost feel Clive’s arms guiding her, as he had done so many times over the course of their lives together.

(from Independence Day)”
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“Bicycles, bullock carts, and buses that belched thick, black smoke moved in anarchic streams with the auto rickshaws and cars along the streets. Many of the shops—normally selling everything from groceries to stainless steel cookware to shoes—stood silent behind shutters and honeycomb grilles.”
Ken Doyle, Bombay Bhel

“He looked at me with a smile that I still remember and ran a finger along his impeccably trimmed mustache. “Cricket is about a lot more than playing by the rules, Mistry. It’s a gentleman’s game. Don’t you ever forget that.”
Ken Doyle, Bombay Bhel

“Being a doctor he didn't want for choices, but also being a doctor he understood the fragility of bone and sinew that encompassed the even more fragile organ of the heart. He envisioned Therese's as being wound in intricate, tight, vinelike veins that he would slowly make sense of and unravel.”
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Sarita Tripathi Thanks a lot Ken for the friend request. Bombay bhel on my next to be read list..Thanks for the APE suggestion.Hope I will have a great and insightful time reading them.looking forward to more such recommendations. Have a great day


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Ken Thanks, Sheila...I'm looking forward to The Lowland as well.

Yes, my book is available through all the international Amazon channels as well as other online retailers.


Sheila Thanks for the friend request add. I am looking forward to Jumphi's new book The Lowland! LOVED The Namesake. I've also added your work to my TBR list. Is this work avaulable world wide?


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Ken Thanks--all the best with your writing!


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Mina Khan Hi Ken! Thanks for the friendvite! Bombay Bhel by Ken Doyle sounds really interesting, I'm adding it to my TBR list. Looking forward to bookish discussions :)


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