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Arranged marriage : stories

Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Anchor Books edView all editions and formats
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Stories on Indian women in the U.S. In Clothes, a bride's fairy-tale vision of America is shattered when her husband who runs a convenience store is murdered and she must face the future on her own, while in The Word Love, a woman's affair with a married man ruins her relationship with her mother.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Arranged marriage.
New York : Anchor Books, 1995
(OCoLC)685201847
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
ISBN: 0385475586 9780385475587 0385483503 9780385483506 0552996696 9780552996693
OCLC Number: 31376686
Awards: American Book Award, 1996
Description: 307 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: The bats --
Clothes --
Silver pavements, golden roofs --
The word love --
A perfect life --
The maid servant's story --
The disappearance --
Doors --
The ultrasound --
Affair --
Meeting mrinal.
Responsibility: by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.
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Stories on Indian women in the U.S. In Clothes, a bride's fairy-tale vision of America is shattered when her husband who runs a convenience store is murdered and she must face the future on her own, while in The Word Love, a woman's affair with a married man ruins her relationship with her mother.

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