Anita Desai: The Novelist Par Excellence is a modest attempt to evaluate critically the various aspects of the novels of Anita Desai. The book includes critical research papers of different scholars hailing from the different parts of India. The papers are critical observations on the various novels of Anita Desai i.e. cry the Peacock where shall we go this summer bye bye blackbird voices in the city. The village by the sea fire on the mountain journey to Ithaca clear light of day etc. Some other papers also deal with the existential predicament of Indian women feminine psyche the quest for identity world of delusion and the major thematic concerns in the novels of Anita Desai.
The book, we hope, will certainly be welcomed by the research scholars, students and teachers of English literature.