Author Q&A: Intan Paramaditha, The Wandering

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About Intan Paramaditha,
Written by Priyanka Mogul, and was originally published in Asia House,
Mar 05, 2020


The most ingenious and unusual novel you will read all year, where you choose your own story.

You’ve grown roots, you’re gathering moss. You’re desperate to escape your boring life teaching English in Jakarta, to go out and see the world. So you make a Faustian pact with a devil, who gives you a gift, and a warning. A pair of red shoes to take you wherever you want to go.

You’re forever wandering, everywhere and nowhere, but where is your home?

And where will you choose to go?

We caught up with Indonesian author Intan Paramaditha ahead of our event with her at Foyles on 31 March.

Read the full article here.