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The space between us

Author: Thrity N Umrigar
Publisher: London : Fourth Estate, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Space Between Us is an intimate portrait of a distant yet familiar world. Set in modern-day India and witnessed through two compelling and achingly real women, the novel shows how the lives of the rich and the poor are intrinsically connected yet vastly removed from each other, and vividly captures how the bonds of womanhood are pitted against the divisions of class and culture.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thrity N Umrigar
ISBN: 000722544X 9780007225446
OCLC Number: 225189386
Description: 321 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Thrity Umrigar.

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In this beautifully crafted novel about the interlinked lives of two women, Thrity Umrigar explores the complex relationships between the classes in India, rarely addressed in contemporary fiction.  Read more...

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'"The Space Between Us" is a novel that is hard to forget.' The Times 'Varied elements!of affection and class conflict are carried off with a winning ease and enthusiasm!engrossing and moving.' Read more...

 
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