Meet the 2017 Authors! Piyush Jha



Who are you most looking forward to seeing at the 2017 Festival?

Jeffrey Archer.

Which book has inspired you the most?

Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky.

What is the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning?

Thank my stars that I’m alive to experience another day.

What is your life’s motto?

Enjoy each day as if there is no tomorrow.

Our theme for the 2017 Festival is Journeys. Can you tell us which journeys in your life have been most memorable? 

My journey from being a filmmaker to becoming a writer.