Manushyanu Oru Aamukham

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Manushyanu Oru Aamukham
Author Subhash Chandran
Country India
Language Malayalam
Genre Novel
Publisher DC Books
Publication date
2010 (2010)
Pages 372
Awards Sahitya Akademi Award
Kerala Sahitya Academy Award
Odakkuzhal Award
Vayalar Award
ISBN 9788126428397

Manushyanu Oru Aamukham is the debut novel of Malayalam writer Subhash Chandran.[1] The novel is set in Thachanakkara, a fictitious village in central Kerala, India, and has the central character named Jithendran. It was originally serialised in Mathrubhumi Weekly in 2009 and was published as a book by DC Books in 2010. It was a great critical success and to date remains one of the best-selling books in Malayalam.[citation needed] The novel won numerous awards including the Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award (2014),[2] Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award (2011),[3] Odakkuzhal Award (2011), FOKANA Award (2012), Bhasha Institute's Basheer Puraskaaram (2012), Kovilan Puraskaaram (2012) and Vayalar Award (2015).[4]


  1. ^ "ഘടികാരങ്ങള്‍ നിലയ്ക്കുന്ന സമയം". DC Books. 11 April 2014. Retrieved 11 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Subhash Chandran bags Kendra Sahithya Academy award". Madhyamam. 19 December 2014. Retrieved 19 December 2014.
  3. ^ "Sahitya Akademi awards announced". The Hindu. 2 August 2012. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Subhash Chandran wins Vayalar Award". The Hindu. 10 October 2015. Retrieved 11 October 2015. 

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