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Suhail Mathur

Author And Literary Agent

Suhail Mathur is an alumnus of Delhi Public School NOIDA and National Law University, Delhi and currently works in one of India’s leading law firms. An avid debater, filmmaker and quiz enthusiast, he has won more than hundred such competitions. Winner of Tales Pensieve’s Best Book Reviewer Award, 2013, Best Imagination Award, Spin A Tale Award, Best A-SIN-Ation prize, Best Historical Tale Award, 55 Flash Fiction Award and a finalist on ZEE Cinema’s reality show, Klub MJ Hunt, Suhail is one of the youngest debuting Indian authors to write Historical Fiction. Featured in all leading newspapers such as Times of India, Hindustan Times, The Hindu, The Pioneer as a child prodigy, he has been interviewed by various news channels including NDTV 24X7, CNN IBN, NDTV India, ZEE News, Star Sports, Sahara Samay and DD Bharti on matters of sports and films. Besides having won several literary competitions and penning down many legal articles, Suhail has finished writing his second and third book as well. Suhail also does English cricket commentary for Star Sports & Airtel’s mobile application. His first book, THE BHAIRAV PUTRAS, has been declared a ‘Bestseller’ on several online portals while his second book, MYRIAD TALES, an anthology which he has edited and compiled has already sold all the copies of its first edition on pre order itself. He also serves as an editor for several publishing houses and can be contacted on suhailmathur@gmail.com. THE BHAIRAV PUTRAS is currently nearing its 4th print run and has been the No. 1 BESTSELLER on Amazon 8 times, being in the bestseller list under Historical Fiction for 60 consecutive weeks. His forthcoming book, THE HUNT FOR RAMA’S BOW – Adventure One Of THE VISHNU CHRONICLES is slated to release in August by Om Books International. He was also invited as a panellist at the Litomania Literature Festival held in Mumbai 2014, to speak on mythological and paranormal literature respectively, and attended the Lit O Fest, held in Mumbai, 2015, as a panellist on the future of Mythological Fiction in India. He was also a part of the Gliterrati Lit Fest in Delhi, 2015 on how to make a book a ‘Bestseller’. He has also been a panellist at the Kumaon Literary Festival as well as the Delhi Literature Festival where he spoke about mythological fiction. He was a panellist at the second edition of the Lit O Fest, 2016 as well where he spoke on converting books into the visual medium and at the Think Literature Festival, 2016 as well where he interacted with the audience on the role of literary agents in India. He also acts as a literary agent as an integral part of THE BOOK BAKERS, a literary agency that not only helps authors find publishing houses but also provides editing and cover designing services for authors and publications alike. 2 He was and is involved with mytho-fantasy shows by leading production houses on Zee TV and Colors, where he acted as a consultant on matters related to the broad story arc, episodic story, screenplay and dialogues. His name has been listed by HACHETTE INDIA on their official site as one of India’s major literary agents and as one of the ‘Top 51 Indian Writers To Follow’ by EBooksIndia.