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Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Enjoying a sheltered childhood with adoring grandparents but troubled by the silence surrounding her parents' deaths, 17-year-old Korobi is prompted by a love note among her mother's possessions and a fiance's shattering revelation to travel from India to post-September 11 America in search of her true identity.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
ISBN: 9781451695656 1451695659 9781451695694 1451695691
OCLC Number: 798499941
Description: 289 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.

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"Oleander Girl is a riveting and powerful exploration of family secrets, betrayal, love, and ultimately, the search for self. Divakaruni paints colorful characters on a rich tapestry of modern India, Read more...

 
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