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The secrets between us : a novel —Umrigar, Thrity N., author.
Book
2018
12 available of 15 items

"Poor and illiterate, Bhima had faithfully worked for the Dubash family, an upper-middle-class Parsi household, for more than twenty years. Yet after courageously speaking the truth about a heinous crime perpetrated agai...

The toss of a lemon —Viswanathan, Padma, 1968-
Book
2008
10 available of 11 items

Sivakami, a child bride who is a widow with two young children at eighteen, dutifully follows the customs required of a Brahman, except she insists on a secular education for her son. While her choice ensures that Vairum...

The space between us —Umrigar, Thrity N., author.
Book
2011
4 available of 6 items

The Kashmir shawl —Thomas, Rosie.
Book
2011
7 available of 8 items

The tree bride —Mukherjee, Bharati.
Book
2004
5 available of 5 items

Calcutta-born Tara Chatterjee leaves her home in San Francisco to trace the story of her great-great aunt, Tara Lata, who was married to a tree at the age of five. Her search takes her to the heart of her ancestral villa...

Miss New India —Mukherjee, Bharati.
Book
2011
8 available of 8 items

"Anjali Bose may be Miss New India, but her prospects don't look great. Born into a traditional lower-middle-class family, Anjali lives in a backwater town and has an arranged marriage on the horizon .... So she sets off...

The silent raga : a novel —Merchant, Ameen.
Book
2007
3 available of 3 items

A Delhi obsession —Vassanji, M. G., author.
Book
2019
25 available of 28 items

"Two-time Giller Prize winner M.G. Vassanji returns with a powerful new novel about grief and second chances, tradition and rebellion, set in vibrant present-day Delhi. Munir Khan, a recent widower from Toronto, on a whi...

Teatime for the firefly —Patel, Shona, 1959-
Book
2013
4 available of 4 items

The secrets between us a novel —Umrigar, Thrity N., author.
Book On MP3
2018
0 available of 1 items

Nectar in a sieve —Markandaya, Kamala, 1924-2004.
Book
2010
9 available of 11 items

The secrets between us a novel —Umrigar, Thrity N., author.
Large Print
2018
8 available of 9 items

The mango season —Malladi, Amulya.
Book
2003
1 available of 1 items

The linnet bird —Holeman, Linda, 1949-
Book
2004
6 available of 7 items

Born into direst poverty in Liverpool in the early 19th century, Linny Gow escapes the life of prostitution her stepfather has forced her into, learns how to be a young lady, and flees to India, where the British Raj is ...

The holder of the world —Mukherjee, Bharati.
Book
2003
2 available of 2 items

Duke's wicked kiss —Bittner Roth, Kathleen.
Book
2014
0 available of 1 items

Miss Suri Thurston knows the pain of abandonment. Intent on confronting the grandmother who tossed her to the lions, she travels from England to her birthplace in India. Her plans run afoul when she encounters the man wh...

Can you hear the nightbird call? —Badami, Anita Rau.
Book
2006
10 available of 10 items

In this novel, three women's lives are permanently altered by the violence following the Partition of India and Pakistan in 1947, and then again by the tragedy of the explosion of Air India Flight 182 off the coast of Ir...

Faint promise of rain : a novel —Duva, Anjali Mitter.
Book
2014
1 available of 1 items

"It is 1554 in the desert of Rajasthan, and a new Mughal emperor is expanding his territory. In a family of Hindu temple dancers a daughter, Adhira, must carry on her family's sacred tradition. Her father, against his wi...

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