a funny irreverent book. about India, shining , changing, progressing. India with modern aspirations and yet it remains unchanging and trapped in convention. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Nausheen
Really enjoyed this novel set in the historic city of Mysore.
Strong characters, set against a society struggling to cope with the pace and change of modernisation proved to... Read more
Minutiae of the characters and their lives give enormous depth and variation to this broad canvas. The unfolding consciousness of the women is a recognizable development wherever... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Elizabeth Bazeley