The Twelfth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thursday, November 18th to Sunday, November 21st 2021

Literature Unmasked

Live on YouTube, Facebook,
Twitter & Instagram

Telling Tall Tales

  • Friday, 19th Nov
  • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm IST

Enter a writer’s mind!

How stories originated and found their way into his books. Why writing is all about communicating an idea and why children are more fun to write for.


Matt Haig

Matt Haig is the author of seven novels for adults, including The Midnight Library which was an instant best seller.  He has also written highly acclaimed non-fiction, most recently The Comfort Book, and award-winning books for children, one of which, A Boy Called Christmas, is being made into a feature film with an all-star cast. His work has been translated into over forty languages.

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Shabnam Minwalla

Shabnam Minwalla is a popular children’s author. She also writes for several Indian newspapers.  Her short stories are included in several anthologies.

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Books In The Session

A Boy Called Christmas

  • Matt Haig

The Truth Pixie

  • Matt Haig

The Midnight Library

  • Matt Haig


Presented By

British Council



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