Epic Retold by Chindu Sreedharan

Category: Mythology/Micro-blogging
Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers India
Rights: World rights available (excluding Indian subcontinent)

Epic Retold attempts to pass a camel through the eye of a needle by rewriting the longest epic in the world using one of its shortest vehicles. The Mahabharata is the story of a war: bitter, poignant, devastating. Told here from the perspective of Bhima, Epic Retold makes a fierce antiwar statement. It is complex experiment that was originally micro-blogged on the Internet: a grand old epic reinterpreted for a new generation

The author: Chindu Sreedharan