Top ten Malayalam books

Top 10 Evergreen Malayalam books

Following is the list of few evergreen Malayalam books under 200 rupees.



Khasakkinte Ithihasam by Vijayan O V

Khasakkinte Itihasam is a path-breaking Malayalam novel written by the Malayalam writer O V Vijayan. This book was first published in 1969 and is referred as “Khasak” in literary circles. The book is one of the most popular and largest selling novel in Malayalam.

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Aatujeevitham by Benyamin

This best selling book trails the rigorous journey of a simple Keralite through the deep deserts of the Gulf.Book details, how his dreams are crushed by the harsh forces of reality as he pulls through a tough life for three long years with almost no one to communicate with.The book is also a prescribed textbook in universities such as Kerala University, Pondicherry University, Calicut University, and Bharathiar University.

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Nalukettu by M T Vasudevan Nair

Nallukettu, meaning stone Courtyard in Malayalam, is the story of a young boy, Appunni, set in a matrilineal Nair joint family (a tharavad) in the author’s native village, Kudallur. Fascinated with accounts of the prestigious Naalukettu taravad from which his mother was expelled, Appunni visits the house only to be despised and rejected by all. Appunni grows up to earn enough money and returns to buy his ancestral home, but his victory soon turns into ashes when his father’s murderer turns out to be the same man who was the only sympathetic adult in Appunni’s lonely teenage years.

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Ente Katha by Madhavikutti/ Kamala das

Mayyazhippuzhayute Theerangalil by M Mukundan

Randamoozham by M T Vasudevan Nair

Another best selling book by M T Vasudevan Nair

Balyakalasakhi by Vaikom Muhammad Basheer

Oru Desathinte Katha by S K Pottekkatt

Pathummayude Aadu

Oru Sangeerthanam Pole by Perumbadavam Sreedharan

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Alchemist (Malayalam)

This is the malayalam translation of famous novel The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho.

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