Rupinderpal Singh Dhillon
||This biographical article needs additional citations for verification. (August 2012)|
||This article includes a list of references, related reading or external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. (August 2012)|
Rupinderpal Singh Dhillon (Roop Dhillon) (born 1969) is a British Contemporary Punjabi Writer who writes Punjabi short stories, novels and poetry.
He was born in West London, and initially raised in Southall. Dhillon studied at Oxford Brookes University and De Montfort University. By profession he is an Accountant. His novel, Neela Noor is considered the first Punjabi novel to be published in the United Kingdom. His work is mainly influenced by Western literature. Dhillon also wrote Annexation, an English novel based partly on the life of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. Bharind, The Hornet, is a set of short stories and poems that was released last year. His latest work "O" has been released under the label Khushjeevan Kitaaban by BLURB. It is the second Punjabi Novel to be published by a western publisher and the first Punjabi Gothic novel.
- Nila Noor, The Blue Light (ISBN 978-1846855641),2007
- Beghar Baagh, The Homeless Leopard,2009 ( http://www.roopd.kitaban.com/roopd.pdf)
- Kaldaar, The Robot,2010(http://kitaban.com/roopd/kaldar.pdf)
- "Barcelona:Ghar Vaapasi",2010(http://www.apnaorg.com/books/gurmukhi/ghar-wapsi/book.php?fldr=book)
- Bharind - The Hornet,2011, Lahore Publishers, Ludhiana
- O, 2013 (http://www.blurb.com/user/store/RoopDhillon)