This elegant young adult novel captures the immigrant experience for one Indian-American family with humor and heart. Told in alternating teen voices across three generations, You Bring the...
Auteur: Perkins, MitaliSommaire:
Auteur: MCCULLOUGH, ColleenSommaire:
Mark Antony, famous warrior and legendary lover, expects that he will be Julius Caesar's successor. But when Caesar is murdered, his eighteen-year-old nephew, Octavian, is named his heir. No one,...Genre: Biographical fiction
Auteur: Roy, ArundhatiSommaire:
Two twins in Kerala, on the southernmost tip of India, fashion a childhood for themselves in the shade of the wreck that is their family. When their English cousin and her mother arrive for a...
Auteur: Hashimi, NadiaSommaire:
Mahmood and his wife, Fereiba, live a happy middle-class life until their country is engulfed in war and the Taliban rise to power. Mahmood becomes a target of the new fundamentalist regime and is...Genre: Domestic fiction
Auteur: Trasi, AmitaSommaire:
Mukta is a ten-year-old lower-caste girl who is to become a temple prostitute. Attempting to escape her fate, she becomes a house servant for an upper-middle-class family in Mumbai. There she...Genre: Psychological fiction
Auteur: Divakaruni, Chitra BanerjeeSommaire:
The daughter of a poor baker in rural Bengal, India, Sabitri yearns to get an education, but her family's situation means college is an impossible dream. Then an influential woman from Kolkata...Genre: Domestic fiction