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Download e-book for kindle: An Unrestored Woman by Shobha Rao

By Shobha Rao

ISBN-10: 1250073820

ISBN-13: 9781250073822

ISBN-10: 1250118727

ISBN-13: 9781250118721

“What an unbelievable assortment! frightening, ferocious, relocating, well suited, beneficiant and crucial. I appeared to end the ebook in a unique international than the single within which i started it.”
—Kelly hyperlink, writer of Get In Trouble and Stranger issues Happen

In her spell binding debut, Shobha Rao recounts the untold human expenses of 1 of the biggest migrations in history.

1947: the Indian subcontinent is partitioned into separate international locations, India and Pakistan. And with one decree, numerous lives are replaced ceaselessly.

An Unrestored Woman explores the fault strains during this mass displacement of humanity: a brand new mom is trapped at the unsuitable facet of the border; a soldier unearths the affection of his lifestyles yet is powerless to behave on it; an bold servant seduces either grasp and mistress; a tender prostitute quietly, inexorably plots revenge at the madam who holds her hostage. stuck in a global of moving borders, Rao’s characters have reached their tipping issues.

In paired tales that hail from India and Pakistan to the us, Italy, and England, we witness the ramifications of the violent uprooting of households, the cost they pay over generations, and the uncanny relevance those tales have in our global today.

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