Kunzru — The M. Night Shyamalan of Literature?

Hari Kunzru, who nabbed a cool 1.2 million for The Impressionist, hopes to repeat his success with his second novel. “I’ve become so used to the good life that I can’t imagine going back to pauperhood,” said Kunzru. “Writing isn’t just a testament to my abilities. It’s also about stock options.”