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The color of our sky

Author: Amita Trasi
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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1986: Mukta, a ten-year-old girl from the lower caste Yellamma cult of temple prostitutes has come of age to fulfill her destiny of becoming a temple prostitute. In an attempt to escape this legacy that binds her, Mukta is transported to a foster family in Bombay. There she discovers a friend in the high spirited eight-year-old Tara, the tomboyish daughter of the family, who helps her recover from the wounds of her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amita Trasi
ISBN: 9780062474070 0062474073
OCLC Number: 964708681
Description: 401 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Amita Trasi.

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A new life in Los Angeles awaits them but Tara never recovers from the loss of her best friend, or stops wondering if she was somehow responsible for Mukta's abduction.Eleven years later, Tara, now  Read more...

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"This is an important story, sensitive and unflinching, of two childhood friends and their indelible bond." -- Shilpi Somaya Gowda, author of The Golden Son and The Secret Daughter

 
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