Railways & SSC GK Notes: Important Books And Authors

By Puneet Bansal|Updated : December 20th, 2017

We have come up with these important books, some of which were also asked in the last SSC & Railways Exams. We hope the list of these books and authors will help you for upcoming RRB Group D, ALP & CGL exams.

Important Books and Authors for Railways & SSC Exams

  • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness – Arundhati Roy
  • The Birds of Banni Grassland – Gujarat Institute of Desert Ecology – Released by Hon’ble PM Narendra Modi
  • Age of Anger: A history of the Present – Pankaj Mishra
  • Son of Thundercloud – Easterine Kire
  • Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders – 2017 Booker
  • Inside Parliament: Views from the front row – Derek O’Brien
  • The Sellout – Paul Beatty – 2016 Booker
  • A brief history of Seven killings – Marlon James – 2015 Booker
  • A horse walks into a bar – David Grossman – the Man Booker International Prize
  • The Ibis Trilogy – Amitav Ghosh
  • Selection day – Aravind Adiga
  • Death under the Deodars – Ruskin Bond
  • An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India – Shashi Tharoor
  • India Shastra: Reflections of the Nation in our time – Shashi Tharoor
  • The Great Derangement: Climate Change And The Unthinkable – Amitav Ghosh
  • Democrats and Dissenters – Ramachandra Guha
  • I Do What I Do – Raghuram Rajan
  • The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Decade – Pranab Mukherjee
  • The Turbulent Years: 1980 – 1996 – Pranab Mukherjee
  • Thoughts and Reflections – Pranab Mukherjee
  • Indira: India’s most powerful Prime Minister – Sagarika Ghose
  • Why Growth Matters – Jagadish Bhagawati
  • India’s Tryst with Destiny – Jagadish Bhagawati
  • An Uncertain Glory: India and its contradictions – Amartya Sen and Jean Dreze
  • The Country of First Boys – Amartya Sen
  • Gandhi before India – Ramachandra Guha
  • Scion of Ikshvaku – Amish
  • Sita: Warrior of Mithila – Amish
  • Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights – Salman Rushdie
  • A Manifesto For Change – Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam
  • Advantage India: From Challenge to Opportunity - Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam
  • Beyond 2020: A Vision for Tomorrow’s India - Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam
  • Pathways to Greatness - Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam
  • The Mother I Never Knew – Sudha Murthy
  • Serpent’s Revenge – Sudha Murthy
  • Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series – Rick Riordan
  • The Girl on the Train – Paula Hawkins
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid – Jeff Kinney
  • Fifty Shades Series – E.L. James
  • And the Mountains Echoed – Khaled Hosseini

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