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Grandma and the great gourd : a Bengali folk tale —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956- author.
Book
2013
7 available of 9 items

On her way to visit her daughter on the other side of the jungle, Grandma encounters a hungry fox, bear, and tiger, and although she convinces them to wait for her return trip, she still must find a way to outwit them al...

Before we visit the goddess —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956- author.
Book
2016
11 available of 11 items

"A new novel from the author of Oleander Girl, a novel in stories, built around crucial moments in the lives of 3 generations of women in an Indian/Indian-American Family"--Provided by publisher.

The palace of illusions : a novel —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2008
1 available of 2 items

A reimagining of the Indian epic, the Mahābhārata, which traces the life of Princess Panchaali, beginning with her birth in fire and following her quest to reclaim the birthright of each of her five husbands.

Neela : victory song —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2002
4 available of 4 items

In 1939, twelve-year-old Neela meets a young freedom fighter at her sister's wedding and soon after must rely on his help when her father fails to return home from a march in Calcutta against British occupation.

The mistress of spices
DVD
2007
2 available of 2 items

"The Mistress of Spices is an enchanting and sensual fable about the romantic and personal conflicts that face Tilo (Rai), a beautiful young woman trained in the ancient and magical art of spices. With the guidance of he...

The vine of desire : a novel —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2002
1 available of 2 items

Continues the story of Anju and Sudha, the young women introduced in "Sister of my heart." After a year apart, they rekindle their friendship in America. A moving tale of a world seen through the eyes of people caught in...

Oleander girl —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2013
11 available of 11 items

Queen of dreams : a novel —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

A young, divorced mother living in California searches for her identity through her Indian mother's dream journals.

Before we visit the goddess —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956- author.
Large Print
2016
1 available of 2 items

"[A] silken yet tensile saga about the lives of women in India and as immigrants in America. Sabitri has left Kolkata and her famous sweetshop behind to return to her childhood village, where her panicked daughter, Bela,...

One amazing thing —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2009
7 available of 7 items

The conch bearer —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2005
8 available of 8 items

In India, a healer invites twelve-year-old Anand to join him on a quest to return a magical conch to its safe and rightful home, high in the Himalayan mountains.

The palace of illusions [a novel] —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book On MP3
2008
2 available of 2 items

The novel traces the princess Panchaali's life, beginning with her birth in fire and following her spirited balancing act as a woman with five husbands who have been cheated out of their father's kingdom.

The mirror of fire and dreaming —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2005
2 available of 2 items

As twelve-year-old Anand continues his studies to become a full-fledged member of The Brotherhood of the Conch, he journeys back to Moghul times, where he encounters powerful sorcerors, spoiled princes, noble warriors, a...

Shadowland : a novel. —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2 available of 2 items

A search to find the magical conch shell and restore it to its proper home deep in the Himalayas sends Anand and Nisha to the bleak futuristic city of Coal, where the air and water are polluted and the upper classes live...

The conch bearer : a novel —Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Book
2003
1 available of 1 items

In India, a healer invites twelve-year-old Anand to join him on a quest to return a magical conch to its safe and rightful home, high in the Himalayan mountains.

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