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Prince Rupert Library Vija (Text) 33294002048940 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Checked out 2019-08-06

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  • ISBN: 9780802128409
  • ISBN: 0802128408
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    432 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition, First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 2019.

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Summary, etc.: In the wake of her mother's death, Shalini, a privileged and restless young woman from Bangalore, sets out for a remote Himalayan village in the troubled northern region of Kashmir. Certain that the loss of her mother is somehow connected to the decade-old disappearance of Bashir Ahmed, a charming Kashmiri salesman who frequented her childhood home, she is determined to confront him. Brought face to face with Kashmir's politics, as well as the tangled history of the local family that takes her in, Shalini, finds herself forced to make a series of choices that could hold dangerous repercussions for the very people she has come to love.
Subject: Young women -- Fiction
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
Mothers -- Death -- Fiction
Villages -- Himalaya Mountains Region -- Fiction
Jammu and Kashmir (India) -- Fiction
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Psychological fiction.

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