It's not often that a first novel strikes you as much as 'We That Are Young' by Preti Taneja did when I recently read it. It a book that haunts you, stirs the emotions and leaves you perhaps even a bit breathless by the end. The first chapter draws you in with lyrical prose and a strong backstory that you are yet to uncover. There is an urgency and intensity that remains throughout. A setting of King Lear in the modern day, this book revolves around Devraj, ' The Company'